Sunflower Studies

The Wind Ensemble and Wind Symphony welcome the Mountain Ridge Wind Ensemble (Aaron Vogal, director) to campus to help open our season! We also welcome Nicole Piunno as Composer-In-Residence. Her residency will be highlighted by the Wind Ensemble giving the world premiere of her first symphony, Sunflower Studies. Other works by Bryant, Milburn and Vaughan Williams. Joining the Wind Symphony is Dr. Benjamin Lorenzo from Kent State University conducting a new piece La Silla by Juan Pablo Contreras.


Wind Symphony:
     Piunno: Resound (Grant Knox, conductor)

     Bryant: Nothing Gold Can Stay

     Contreras: La Silla (Benjamin Lorenzo, conductor)

     Vaughan Williams: English Folk Song Suite 


Wind Ensemble:

     Loggins-Hull: Sum of Our Parts (World Premiere)

     Milburn: Emerald Suite (Kevin Joseph, conductor)

     Piunno: Sunflower Studies (World Premiere)