Wind Symphony Fall Concert "Hands Across the Sea"
Sat, October 23, 2021 @ 08:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Andrews University Wind Symphony presents its fall concert, "Hands Across the Sea," on Saturday, Oct. 23, at 8 p.m. in the Howard Performing Arts Center. The international theme of this program includes the titular march emphasizing the friendship of nations, as well as music from Russia, Scotland, Armenia, Norway, the Andean region of South America, Japan, Korea and even the planet Jupiter. You won’t want to miss this concert as the Wind Symphony performs its first full concert of the 2021–2022 season. Audience members in attendance will be required to wear a mask, but there are no limits on seating capacity, so please join us in-person to experience live music once again!
- "Hands Across the Sea March" (John Philip Sousa, ed. Brion & Schissel)
- "Procession of the Nobles" (Nicholas Rimsky-Korsakov/arr. Leidzen)
- "Fantasy on a Japanese Folk Song" (Samuel Hazo)
- "The Bluebells of Scotland" (Leroy Anderson)
- "Armenian Dances, Part I" (Alfred Reed)
- "Valdres Marsj" (Johannes Hanssen/ed. Schissel)
- "Volver a la Montana" (Shelley Hanson)
- "Variations on a Korean Folk Song" (John Barnes Chance)
- "Jupiter from 'The Planets'" (Gustav Holst/arr. Curnow)
Andrews University Wind Symphony
Conductor: Byron Graves
The Andrews University Wind Symphony maintains a significant travel schedule throughout the Great Lakes area and seeks to provide high quality music programs and concerts representative of Adventist education and Andrews University. The Wind Symphony has performed in England, France, Spain, Germany, Austria, Italy, Switzerland, Canada and throughout the United States.