OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

OSU collegiate band showcase at LaSells Stewart Center

02/14/2003

CORVALLIS - The Oregon State University will host an afternoon of collegiate wind bands at the LaSells Stewart Center on Sunday, Feb. 23 from 2 to 5 p.m. This festival, which is free and open to the public, provides an opportunity to hear performances by a variety of regional bands.

The OSU Concert Band and OSU Percussion Ensemble, conducted by Robert Brudvig, will open the festival. They will be followed by Lewis & Clark College's Wind Symphony, conducted by David M. Becker; The Mt. Hood Community College Symphonic Band, conducted by Charles Bolton and Susie Jones; and the Pacific University Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Michael Burch-Pesses.

The OSU Symphonic Wind Ensemble will complete the program with a performance conducted by David M. Becker and Bradley G. Townsend.

For more information, call 541-737-4061.