perform Antonio Vivaldi's "Piccolo Concerto" and Cecile Chaminade's
"Concertino for Flute." The featured symphonic work in the concert
is "Gazebo Dances," composed by John Corigliano, winner of this year's
Academy Award for Best New Film Score.
professor Andrew Carpenter, will direct Ron LoPresti's "Elegy for
a Young American." Vincent Persichetti's "Divertimento for Band,"
Gustav Holst's "Second Suite in F" and Ralph Vaughan Williams' concert
march "Sea Songs" complete the program.
The UIC Band
includes students, alumni, faculty and staff. Concert admission is
free, however donations to the UIC Band Scholarship Fund will be accepted
at the door.
With 25,000 students,
the University of Illinois at Chicago is the largest and most diverse
university in the Chicago area. UIC is home to the largest medical
school in the United States and is one of only 88 national Research
I universities. Located just west of Chicago's Loop, UIC is a vital
part of the educational, technological and cultural fabric of the