Saturday, December 1, 2012. Inventional Winds: 1882 to 2002
MIT Wind Ensemble, Frederick Harris, Jr., music director, Kenneth Amis, assistant conductor. Evan Ziporyn, guest composer and bass clarinet soloist. Strauss, Serenade for 13 Wind Instruments; Gauger, Gainsborough for percussion ensemble; Bennett, Suite of Old American Dances; Berlioz, Hungarian March; Copland, Down a Country Lane; Ziporyn, Drill. 8PM, Kresge Auditorium. Free in advance. $5 at the door.
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MIT Music and Theater Arts
The Music and Theater Arts section provides students at MIT the opportunity to experience the unique language and process of the arts. Faculty and teaching staff help students understand art’s demand for rigor and discipline and its non-quantitative standards of excellence and beauty. A strong, comprehensive program in both music and theater arts—encompassing history, theory, and performance—is taught by faculty and staff of the highest caliber.