Mid-Winter Band Festival Concert

  • Feb 23, 2011 7:30 PM
  • Rozsa Center

Superior Wind Symphony

The Rozsa Center for the Performing Arts is pleased to announce a very special Mid-Winter Band Festival Concert.Nicholas Enz, conductor of Michigan Technological University's 50-member wind ensemble, The Superior Wind Symphony, will treat the audience to an evening filled with folksongs, featuring guest conductor Dr. Evan Feldman, of the University of North Carolina.

According to Enz, "Wednesday night's concert draws from the folk music of many different countries…from H. Owen Reed's masterwork 'La Fiesta Mexicana,' to the music of Percy Grainger, with two of his most popular works, 'Irish Tune from County Derry,' and 'Shepherd's Hey,' the toe-tapping Morris dance."

Evan FeldmanIn addition to the concert on Wednesday, Dr. Feldman will be working with many of the Copper Country high school bands and their directors including Lake Linden High School, Jeffers High School, Houghton High School, Dollar Bay High School, and Hancock High School.