Crane Wind Ensemble Presents 'Muscial Tapestries' Concert Oct. 10

10.01.13

The Crane Wind Ensemble will present a fall concert weaving together works by modern composers on Thursday, Oct. 10 at 7:30 p.m. in the Helen M. Hosmer Concert Hall at SUNY Potsdam's Crane School of Music.

Entitled "Musical Tapestries," the performance will feature "The Gumsuckers March" by Percy Aldridge Grainger, "Sea Blue Circuitry" by Mason Bates, "Passacaglia (Homage on B-A-C-H)" by Ron Nelson, "Mosaics" by Timothy Kramer and "La Fiesta Mexicana" by H. Owen Reed.

This concert is free, and the public is invited to attend.

The Crane Wind Ensemble comprises 58 of the most outstanding wind and percussion majors in The Crane School of Music. The ensemble performs as a full wind band and also in smaller chamber groups with varied instrumentation. This group is dedicated to the performance of the finest wind repertoire, regardless of period or disposition of instrumental forces.

This concert will be live streamed on the SUNY Potsdam website at the performance time. To view the program and see other upcoming streaming performances, visit www.potsdam.edu/academics/Crane/streaming.

For more information about The Crane School of Music at SUNY Potsdam, visit www.potsdam.edu/crane.

Founded in 1886, SUNY Potsdam's Crane School of Music has a long legacy of excellence in music education and performance. Life at Crane includes an incredible array of more than 300 recitals, lectures and concerts presented by faculty, students and guests each year. The Crane School of Music is the State University of New York's only All-Steinway institution.