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Music to present Wind Ensemble and Emerson Wind Ensemble
6, 2007 --
The Department of Music at Arkansas State University in
Jonesboro will present the ASU Wind Ensemble
in concert under the direction of Dr. Kenneth Carroll along with the
Emerson Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Corey Emerson, graduate
student. Both concerts will be held on Thursday, April 19, at 7:30 p.m.
in Riceland Hall, Fowler Center.
The Wind Ensemble portion of the concert will
include “Elegy for a Young American” by Ronald Lo Presti, “Monk
Sketches,” first, second, and third movements by Tom O’Connor, “Symphony
in B-flat,” third movement, by Paul Hindemith, “O Magnum Mysterium” by
Morten Lauridsen, and “Rush” by Samuel Hazo.
Members of the Wind Ensemble include Caitlin Sammons of Bald Knob,
Melinda Watts of Nixa, Mo, Ashley Slayton of Paragould, A.J. Wetton of
Van Buren, Mo., Tiffany Schmidt of Grand Junction, Colo., Katie Fischer
of Jacksonville, Fla., Bryan Eckert of Jonesboro, Justin Crabb of
Paragould, Amy Van Slyke of Highland, Nicole Burdyshaw of Bono, Heather
Pittman of Villa Park, Ca., Shayeeda Beard of Highland, Terana Griffin
of Paragould, Sheena Gibson of Piggott, Claire Richardson of Jonesboro,
Jessica Lynch of Lonoke, Allen Adcock of Jonesboro, Daniel Rickman of
Jonesboro, Adam Leslie of Jonesboro, Corey Emerson of Poplar Bluff, Mo.,
Grant Harbison of Jonesboro, Peter Davis of Nettleton, Jonathan Monroe
of Jonesboro, Kate Puckett of Wilson, Meagan Conley of Luxora, Timothy
Hendrix of Nettleton, Jeremy Wortham of Paragould, Laura Thompson of
Jonesboro, Kimberly Brown of Forrest City, Blake Howerton of Paragould,
Treavor Mitchell of Jonesboro, J.D. Hogue of Jonesboro, Jason Payne of
Poplar Bluff, Mo., Corey Spencer of Wynne, Matt Watson of Walnut Ridge,
Ryan Riley of El Dorado, Daniel Van Aalsburg of Hardy, Cheyenne Sheppard
of Jonesboro, Janet Rooney of Trumann, Seth Gaskill of Paragould, Shady
Francis of Jonesboro, Curtis Farley of Jonesboro, and Katey Cravens of
The Emerson Wind Ensemble portion of the concert will include “Gandalf”
from “The Lord of the Rings” by Johan de Meij, “October” by Eric
Whitacre, and “Sevens” by Samuel R. Hazo.
Members of the Emerson Ensemble include Caitlin Sammons of Bald Knob,
Melinda Watts of Nixa, Mo., A.J. Wetton of Van Buren, Mo., Whitney
Holley of Laramie, Wyo., Tiffany Schmidt of Lakewood, Colo., Justin
Crabb of Paragould, Nicole Nebeker of Trumann, Mylie Brown of Walnut
Ridge, Amy Van Slyke of Hardy, Amanda Riley of Corning, Sheenah Gibson
of Piggott, Claire Richardson of Jonesboro, Jessica Lynch of Lonoke,
Allen Adcock of Jonesboro, Adam Leslie of Jonesboro, Grant Harbison of
Jonesboro, Jonathan Monroe of Jonesboro, John Barttlet of Jonesboro,
Aaron Malone of Poplar Bluff, Mo., Tim Hendrix of Jonesboro, Jeremy
Wortham of Paragould, Charnit Rerngron-Asa of Bangkok, Thailand, Lauren
Emerson, Poplar Bluff, Mo., Daniel Harrelson of Warren, Jason Payne of
Poplar Bluff, Mo., Treavor Mitchell of Jonesboro, Corey Spencer of
Wynne, Matthew Watson of Walnut Ridge, Ryan Riley of El Dorado, Daniel
Van Aalsburg of Hardy, Katey Cravens of Jonesboro, Shady Francis of
Jonesboro, Perry Harper of Paragould, Ben Merritt of Jonesboro, and
Cheyenne Sheppard of Jonesboro.
The concert is free and open to the public.
For more details, please call the Department of Music at (870) 972-2094.
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