Kent, Ohio – The Kent State University Wind Ensemble and Concert Band begins their 2016-2017 season with a free concert on Sunday, Oct. 9 at 3 p.m. in the University Auditorium at Cartwright Hall. Cartwright Hall is located at 650 Hilltop Drive on the Kent State University Kent campus. Free parking.
The Kent State University Bands presents “Winter Winds” - a diverse program of original and transcribed music for wind band. Jesse Leyva and John Franklin lead the Kent Wind Ensemble and Kent Concert Band in the final performance of the fall semester. Works by Glinka, Mackey, Shostakovich, Holst, Grundman, amongst others will be performed; with a special highlight on Russian and American concert music.