Baylor Woodwind Quintet In Concert Nov. 3

Oct. 31, 2002

by Richard Veit

The Baylor University Woodwind Quintet, comprised of members of the Baylor music faculty, will present a concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, in Roxy Grove Hall.

Opening the program will be 19th century German composer August Klughardt's most-often-heard work, the Quintet in C major, Op. 79 and Wind Quintet No. 3 by Walter Ross' "Panda Dances."

Scott McAllister, assistant professor of composition, wrote With Growing Wind and Tide which will be premiered at the Quintet concert.

Closing the concert will be a work by Argentinian composer Lalo Schifrin based on his 1987 woodwind quintet on the unique sounds of New Orleans. The piece is subtitled "La Nouvelle Orléans."

The Baylor Woodwind Quintet is comprised of associate professor of flute Helen Ann Shanley, professor of clarinet Richard Shanley, professor of oboe Doris DeLoach, assistant professor of bassoon Jeffrey McCray and assistant professor of horn Jeffrey Powers.

This concert is free and open to the public. For more information, call the Baylor School of Music at 710-3991.

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