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SF State Wind Ensemble

Thursday, December 6, 2012
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The SF State Wind Ensemble is comprised of about 55 musicians, both Music majors and non-majors, as well as faculty, staff and community members. Soloist: Otis Murphy, alto saxophone. Conducted by Martin Seggelke. Free.
Creative Arts Building, Knuth Hall

While offering performers opportunities to expand their technical, intellectual and musical horizons, the Wind Ensemble intends to broaden performance and teaching skills by cultivating an interest in wind music as an integral part of the American music scene. Wind Ensemble alumni perform all across the globe, and hold teaching positions or leadership roles in their respective major areas of concentration throughout the U.S.

Wind Ensemble performances feature new compositions for wind band in addition to works from the core wind literature. The ensemble is dedicated to presenting an exciting variety of challenging repertoire from all musical periods, cultures and styles. The ensemble regularly participates in new-music consortia, presents world-premieres and collaborates with renowned guest artists.


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