Freedom From Fear
The University of Kansas School of Music and Reach Out Kansas, Inc. present the world premiere of Kevin Walczyk's Symphony No. 5 “Freedom From Fear: Images from the Shoreline,” a monumental work that crosses centuries and musical genres to speak to the courage of displaced people.
KU’s premier bands, the Wind Ensemble, conducted by Paul W. Popiel, and Jazz Ensemble I, directed by Dan Gailey, will perform the piece in concert at 3 p.m., Sunday, April 29 at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C.
Before the ensembles head to Washington D.C., they will give a preview concert at the Lied Center of Kansas at 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 18.