Oct. 22, 2004
River Falls Brass Gives Free Concert
The UW-River Falls music department will sponsor a performance by the River Falls Brass on Nov. 2, at 8 p.m. in Abbott Concert Hall of the Kleinpell Fine Arts Building.
This brass quintet consists of UW-RF faculty members Tomas Barnett, Craig Hara, Rick Gaynor, Andrew Parks, and Charles Wazanowski. River Falls Brass has a varied and impressive background performing in symphony orchestras, jazz ensembles, Broadway musicals, film and television scores, and a variety of brass chamber ensembles.
Individually, ensemble members have performed with many distinguished groups including the Minnesota Orchestra, Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra, Los Angeles Philharmonic and the New World Symphony. They have accompanied international artits such as Doc Severinsen, The Temptations, The Moody Blues, Lionel Hampton, and Luciano Pavarotti.
The performance will include will include pieces by Victor Ewald, Edward Gregson and Eric Ewazen, along with a couple other election day surprises. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call the UW-RF music department at 715/425-3183.