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      The Awakening Hour - UMD Wind Orchestra in College Park

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      October 4, 2019

      Friday   8:00 PM

      University of Maryland College Park
      College Park, Maryland 20742

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      The Awakening Hour - UMD Wind Orchestra

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      UMD School of Music

      Dekelboum Concert Hall

      Reserved Seating


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      Led by Michael Votta, Jr., the UMD Wind Orchestra (UMWO) kicks off its season with Pulitzer Prize-winning American composer Joseph Schwantner’s The Awakening Hour, Herbert Haufrecht’s Symphony for Brass and Timpani, Michael Weinstein’s Serenade for 12 Instruments and Verne Reynolds’ Scenes Revisited.

      UMWO is a leading voice among collegiate ensembles in premiering new works for winds. This season’s engaging performances will feature faculty soloists and world-premieres of new works and masterworks of the 20th and 21st centuries. UMWO has performed in side-by-side collaborations with major professional ensembles and has performed by invitation at international, national and regional conferences.


      Joseph Schwantner: The Awakening Hour
      Herbert Haufrecht: Symphony for Brass and Timpani
      Michael Weinstein: Serenade for 12 Instruments
      Verne Reynolds: Scenes Revisited

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