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Final concert of the season in Kansas Virtuosi Series on April 17

Thursday, April 14, 2016

LAWRENCEThe University of Kansas School of Music proudly presents the fourth performance in the Kansas Virtuosi Series for the 2015-2016 season. The series showcases the world-class talents of the KU School of Music faculty artists. The concert will take place at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, April 17 in Swarthout Recital Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

This final concert in the 2015-16 Kansas Virtuosi Series includes a unique mix of pieces. Michael Davidson, associate professor of trombone, will begin the concert with the works Blue Wolf by Brad Edwards and The Conditions of a Solitary Bird by Lawrence Borden. Veronique Mathieu, assistant professor of violin, and Erin Wood, lecturer in harp, will follow with Fantaisie for Violin and Harp, Op. 124 by Camille Saint-Saëns. The concert will end with Psappha by Iannis Xenakis, featuring Michael Compitello, assistant professor of percussion.

The concert will be live streamed; visit goo.gl/PsRLsX to view the concert on April 17.

For more information about the distinguished faculty at the KU School of Music visit: http://music.ku.edu/faculty.
 

For more information, contact the KU School of Music at 785-864-3436 or visit www.music.ku.edu.



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