Radio Made in Michigan
12:48 am
Mon April 8, 2013

Apr. 25 | MSU Wind Symphony on MSU Faculty Recital Series

WKAR Radio will wrap up its debut season of MSU Faculty Recital Series with the MSU Wind Symphony on Thursday, April 25, at 7:30 p.m.

Kevin Sedatole, MSU Professor of Music, Director of Bands, and Chair of the Conducting Area
Credit Courtesy / MSU School of Music

Broadcasting live from Cobb Great Hall at Wharton Center, the concert will focus on Latin music. The concert is part of "Latin IS America: An Arts and Culturally Blended Festival." This two-week festival of musical, artistic and scholarly events celebrates the blending of Latin American and U.S. Cultures.

Kevin Sedatole will conduct the event which feature picturesque modern works that illustrate the blend of the cultures. Matthew Dockendorf is guest conductor for the first selection, "Sensemayá," by Silvestre Revueltas.

The program also includes MSU College of Music associate professor Ricardo Ricardo Lorenz's "El Muro," Michael Colgrass' "Winds of Nagual" and Arturo Márquez's Danzon No. 2.

WKAR's Jody Knol will host the broadcast.

For more about the composers and the concert visit the College of Music website.