Wind Symphony and Orchestra with Berlin Philharmonic
1/30/2013, 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Free and Open to the Public
Location: Ingram Hall (Google map of this location)
Vanderbilt Wind Symphony/Vanderbilt University Orchestra with guest conductor, Michael Hassel (Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet)
Thomas Verrier, director, and Andreas Wittman, guest conductor with Walter Seyfarth, clarinet and Rachel Rose Farber, soprano and Vanderbilt University Orchestra Robin Fountain, director, and Michael Hasel, guest conductor The Vanderbilt Wind Symphony performs Mendelssohn’s Overture for Winds, Op. 24, under the direction of Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet oboist Andreas Wittman. Quintet clarinetist Walter Seyfarth will perform Carl Maria von Weber’s Concertino for Clarinet with the Wind Symphony. Rachel Rose Farber, soprano soloist with the U.S. Army Field Band and member of the renowned Soldiers’ Chorus, joins the ensemble to perform Gaetano Donizetti’s O Luce di Quest’anima from Linda Di Chamounix, and Giacomo Meyerbeer’s Ombre Légère from Dinorah. Camille Saint-Saëns’ Marche Héroïque, Op. 34, rounds out the program.
The Vanderbilt University Orchestra, under direction of Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet flutist Michael Hasel, performs Brahms’ Tragic Overture. Orchestra director Robin Fountain then leads the ensemble in Mozart’s Symphony No. 39.