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KU School of Music presents the KU Symphony Orchestra, Friday, Feb. 19, 2010

Thursday, February 18, 2010

The KU School of Music presents the KU Symphony Orchestra, Friday, Feb. 19, 2010, 7:30 p.m., Lied Center of Kansas. Tickets are $7/gen admission and $5/students and seniors. Tickets can be purchased at the Lied Center Box Office, 785-864-2787.

The KU Symphony Orchestra will perform Overture to Der fliegende Hollander (The Flying Dutchman) by R. Wagner; An American in Paris by Gershwin; Techtonic Plates by Bryce Ingmire (Ingmire is the winner of the 2009 George Lawnor Prize for orchestral composition); and Capriccio Espagnol by Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov. David Neely, KU Director of Orchestral Activities, will conduct along with student conductor James H. Lee.

For more information about this and other KU School of Music events, visit us at www.music.ku.edu.

 



Music students present hundreds of public concerts every year
Students perform in KU choirs, concert bands, pep bands, ensembles, symphony orchestra, and jazz combos
The school owns one of the greatest jazz record collections in the world
KU Wind Ensemble performed the world premiere of the symphony "In the Shadow of No Towers" at Carnegie Hall
One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
26 prestigious Rhodes Scholars — more than all other Kansas colleges combined
Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually