The Immaculata Wind Ensemble and The Immaculata Jazz Ensemble to Perform Joint Concert
On Wednesday, November 16, at 8:00 p.m., the Immaculata Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Victor Vallo, and the Immaculata Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Jason O´Mara, will perform a joint concert called Band Kaleidoscope. The concert will be held in Memorial Hall and is free and open to the public.
The Wind Ensemble´s program will feature Fanfare and Flourishes for a Festive Occasion by James Curnow; Water Music by George Frideric Handel, arranged by Longfield; Ave Verum Corpus by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, with soprano Tracy Pautz, an Immaculata junior from Easton, PA; and Light Cavalry Overture by Franz von SuppÃ©. The Wind Ensemble will conclude the concert with Sabre Dance by Aram Khachaturian, with Ralph Sorrentino on xylophone; For Unto You Is Born This Day by James Hosay, with Immaculata´s vice president for Academic Affairs, Sister Carroll Isselmann, as narrator; The Patriot by John Williams, arranged by Moss; and Russian Sailor´s Dance by Reinhold Gliere.
The program for the Jazz Ensemble includes Sidewinder by Lee Morgan, arranged by John Berry; Everyday (I Have the Blues) by Peter Chatman, arranged by Roger Holmes; A Night in Tunisia by John "Dizzy" Gillespie and Frank Paparelli, arranged by Michael Sweeney; and It Don´t Mean a Thing" by Duke Ellington and Irving Mills.
For more information, contact 610-647-4400, ext. 3435.
Immaculata University, a Catholic, coeducational institution, is located 20 miles west of Philadelphia, south of the intersection of routes 30 and 352, between Paoli and Exton.
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