poster for Orchestra and Band concert

UNIVERSITY ENSEMBLES PRESENT MUSIC FROM WEST SIDE STORY

The Music Program of the University at Albany’s Department of Music and Theatre is pleased to present a shared program between the University Symphony Orchestra and the University Concert Band on Sunday, October 28, 2018 at 3pm at the UAlbany Performing Arts Center on the uptown campus.

Both ensembles will include music by Stephen Sondheim and Leonard Bernstein from West Side Story in their halves of the program.  The Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Christopher David Neubert, will also perform selections from Bernstein’s Candide while the Concert Band, under the direction of Kevin Champagne, will also perform Carlos Chavez’s Marcha Provinciana from “Chapultepec,” Charles Simon Catel’s Overture in C as arranged by Richard Frank Goldman and Roger Smith and Champagne’s own composition Galop #1.

Advance tickets are $5 for the general public and $3 for students, seniors and UAlbany faculty-staff.  Tickets purchased on the day of the show are $10 for the general public and $5 for students, seniors and UAlbany faculty-staff.  For reservations and further information, contact the Box Office at (518) 442-3997.