Northern Appalachian Wind Symphony to hold first concert of their season

The Northern Appalachian Wind Symphony’s first concert of their 2017 season will be held 7 p.m. June 2 at the George S. Klump Academic Center Auditorium, on the campus of the Pennsylvania College of Technology. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. with front lobby box office opening at 6 p.m.

The season opener of the Northern Appalachian Wind Symphony, titled “Music In The Air,” will be a concert showcasing varied works for winds that display the virtuosity of the ensemble. Beginning a musical journey as America emerged on the world stage at the dawn of the 20th century as composers were reaching beyond their European and African roots to create unique music for the New World and going through the mid twentieth century. This traditional concert will be a season kick off that will feature works that have aided the wind ensemble’s growth as a truly embraced American art form. Suites, folk songs and symphonies, abound as the symphony features works by Giannini, Von Suppe, Holst and Grainger.

Tickets are available at NorthernAppalachianWindSymphony.org or at the door.

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