Harrogate, Tennessee, March 5, 2018—The Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) Concert Band and Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Dr. James McAllister, assistant professor of music, will perform in concert at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 8, in the Sam and Sue Mars Performing Arts Center in the Duke Hall of Citizenship. The concert is free and open to the public.
The LMU Jazz Ensemble will perform “Take the ‘A’ Train” by Billy Strayhorn, arrangement by Vince Grassi; “Alamode” by Curtis Fuller, arrangement by Paul Murtha; “Moanin’” by Bobby Timmons, arrangement by Mark Taylor and “Birdland” by Josef Zawinul, arrangement by Michael Sweeney.
The LMU Concert Band will perform “Fairest of the Fair” by John Philip Sousa, “Second Suite in F” by Gustav Holst and “Voices of the Sky” by Samuel Hazo (conducted by Carrie Orick); “Sea Songs” by Ralph Vaughn-Williams (conducted by Nathaniel Smallwood) and “Irish Tune from County Derry” by Percy Grainger and “Fate of the Gods” by Steven Reineke (conducted by McAllister).
Other upcoming performances at LMU include:
March 14, Calan, Sam & Sue Mars Performing Arts Center, Duke Hall, 7:30 p.m.
April 5, LMU Honor Band, Sam & Sue Mars Performing Arts Center, Duke Hall, 3 p.m.
April 14, Albion College Duo, Sam & Sue Mars Performing Arts Center, Duke Hall, 7:30 p.m.
April 24, LMU Choirs, Sam & Sue Mars Performing Arts Center, Duke Hall, 7:30 p.m.
April 29, LMU Bands Pops Concert, Spring House Amphitheater, 3 p.m.
Lincoln Memorial University is a values-based learning community dedicated to providing educational experiences in the liberal arts and professional studies. The main campus is located in Harrogate, Tennessee. For more information about the undergraduate and graduate programs available at LMU, contact the Office of Admissions at 423-869-6280 or e-mail at admissions@LMUnet.edu.