Neighborhood Concert Series: Wind Ensemble
September 27, 2018
Neighborhood Concert Series: Wind Ensemble
Presented by School of Music

The Butler University Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Professor Michael Colburn, begins its concert season with a varied and exciting program of works for winds, brass, and percussion. The highlight of the program is the world premiere of a new selection by Butler composer Frank Felice, featuring soloist Mark Ortwein, bassoonist with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. Entitled “Ecstatic Cling,” the work employs a number of unique electronic filters and devices that allow the soloist to explore a world of sound that is usually the playground of rock and roll guitarists! We continue to celebrate the centenary of Leonard Bernstein’s birth with the inclusion of his delightfully qui... READ MORE