Wisconsin Lutheran presents the Fall Instrumental Ensemble Concert

November 2, 2006

MILWAUKEE - The Wisconsin Lutheran College music department presents the Fall Instrumental Ensemble Concert Sunday, November 12 at 7:30 p.m. in the Schwan Concert Hall. Ensembles scheduled to perform include the Chamber Ensemble, Trumpet Ensemble, Clarinet Ensemble and Flute Choir. The concert is free and open to the public.

The Chamber Ensemble will open the concert with works by Bach, a string quartet by Jean Sibelius and "Movement I" from "Autumn" by Vivaldi. The Trumpet Ensemble performs William Byrd's "The Earle of Oxford's March" as well as "Triple Threat" by Leonard B. Smith.  Following intermission, the Clarinet Ensemble will offer "Scandinavian Folk Music" by Emil Hartmann and "A Picnic Suite" by Johan Favoreel. The Flute Choir will close the concert with several pieces including "Song of the Bard (Variations on a Welsh Fold Song)" by Ralph Guenther, "Cantique De Jean Racine" by Gabriel Faure and "I Wonder As I Wander" by John Jacob Niles. The evening will close with "Rhumba" by Michael Coolen.

The Schwan Concert Hall is located in the college's Center for Arts and Performance at 8815 W. Wisconsin Ave. For more information, please contact the Wisconsin Lutheran box office at (414) 443-8802.

Since 1996, the Wisconsin Lutheran College Center for Arts and Performance has been providing a comprehensive program of performing and visual arts and educational and community events for students and the people of southeastern Wisconsin.