Southeastern Percussion Ensemble to present concert


Wednesday, April 18, 2018 
by: Tonya Lowentritt 


     HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisiana University’s Percussion Ensemble will perform in concert Monday, April 23. Sponsored by the Department of Music and Performing Arts and The Lyceum Arts and Lectures Committee, the concert is scheduled at 7:30 p.m. in Pottle Music Building Auditorium, and is free and open to the public.
     The concert features the world premiere of “Utterances, Gestures, and Echoes for Percussion Ensemble” by Don Owens. The University Percussion Ensemble commissioned the work, and the composer will conduct the world premiere performance.
     The concert will also include works by Beck, de Abreu, Ford, Green, Sejourne, and Skidmore, in addition to solo performances by current graduate and undergraduate percussion majors.
     The ensemble is under the direction of Southeastern Lecturers of Percussion Michael Brothers and Travis Henthorn.
     For more information, contact the Department of Music and Performing Arts at 985-549-2184.

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