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03-26-2012


Symphonic Band Concert to be Held at UC

Williamsburg, Ky. – On Sunday, April 1st at 3:00 p.m., the University of the Cumberlands’ (UC) Symphonic Band will perform a concert in the Gatliff Chapel on the campus of University of the Cumberlands.

Highlights of the concert include “Tuba Concerto” by Edward Gregson performed by Dr. Kenyon Wilson, professor of tuba at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, and “Council Oak” by David Gillingham, a special work dedicated to the Seminole Indians of Florida.

Also on the concert agenda is “Persis” by James Hosay featuring David Threlkeld, professor of woodwind studies at UC on the soprano saxophone.

The Symphonic Band, under the direction of Dr. Steven Sudduth, will also perform the Spanish March “Amparito Roca” by Jaime Texidor, “Them Basses” by Getty Huffine featuring the UC tuba section, and several movements from the “Suite Francaise” by Darius Milhaud.

The concert is free and open to the public. For additional information about upcoming concerts, contact the music department office at 606-539-4332.

Located in Williamsburg, Ky., University of the Cumberlands is an institution of regional distinction, which currently offers four undergraduate degrees in more than 40 major fields of study; nine pre-professional programs; seven graduate degrees, including a doctorate and six master’s degrees; certifications in education; and online programs.