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Concert preview: University Bands Showcase at Miller Auditorium

 WMU Wind Symphony
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WMU Wind Symphony

The University Concert Band, The University Symphonic Band and the University Wind Symphony at Western Michigan University will appear at 7 pm on Monday, Oct 17 at Miller Auditorium in a free 2-hour concert showcasing the different ensembles in three sets. Conductors Mary Land (Concert Band), Trey Harris (Symphonic Band) and Scott Boerma (Wind Symphony) share a conversation with Cara Lieurance and highlight the musical selections, including The Haunted Carousel by Erika Svanoe, Diamond Tide by Viet Cuong, and Music for Prague 1968 by Karel Husa.

Cara Lieurance covers local music with live morning interviews, and produces WMUK's Let's Hear It weekday mornings at 10 am Mon-Fri, showcasing local interviews and performances. She also produces The Pure Drop, an hour of Celtic music, with musician Dave Marlatt.
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