The University of Maryland Wind Orchestra, with the help of the University of Maryland Concert Choir and solo pianist Rita Sloan, performed at the College Band Directors National Association Eastern Division Conference on March 12, on the campus of the United States Coast Guard Academy in New London, Connecticut.
Additionally, Doctoral Candidate Anthony Rivera gave a presentation on Samuel Adler's Southwestern Sketches.
Frank Ticheli (b. 1958): Pacific Fanfare (1994)
Frank Ticheli, guest conductor
Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992): Oiseaux exotiques (1955)
Rita Sloan, piano
Anton Bruckner (1824-1896): Mass in E Minor, WAB 27 (second version, 1882; original version composed in 1866)
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