Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2008-10-10

The Samford University Wind Ensemble will present its fall concert Thursday, Oct. 16, at 7:30 p.m. in Brock Recital Hall.

The ensemble will play Jaime Texidor's "Amparito Roca," Percy Aldridge Grainger's "Down Longford Way," Fisher Tull's "Sketches on a Tudor Psalm," Timothy Mahr's "Fantasia in G," Jacques Press' "Wedding Dance," William Schuman's "George Washington Bridge," John Barnes Chance's "Blue Lake," Dmitri Kabalevsky's "Colas Breugnon Overture," and John Philip Sousa's joyous and triumphant "Sable & Spurs."

Samford director of bands and instrumental music chair Dr. James J. Smisek will conduct the 40-piece ensemble, with graduate assistant Emily Parker as guest conductor.

The public is invited free of charge.