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Jenni Brandon’s “Orion Concerto” Performed by The Colorado Mesa University Wind Symphony

January 27, 2023 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The Colorado Mesa University Wind Symphony, directed by Dr. Jonathan Hinkle Ph.D. performs Jenni Brandon’s  Orion Concerto at the Colorado Music Educators Association Conference. The performance (by invitation only) is Friday, January 27, 2022, at 4pm MST in the International Room – Broadmoor Convention Center, Colorado Springs, Colorado. The program is:

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Colorado Mesa University

Wind Symphony & Rowdy Brass Band

presents

“Band Reimagined”

Friday, January 27, 2022, 4pm MST

International Room – Broadmoor Convention Center, Colorado Springs, CO

Jonathan Hinkle, PhD

Conductor/Director

 

 

Liberty Fanfare           John Williams (b.1932)                                  arr.Jim Curnow (b.1943)

The Orion Concerto    Jenni Brandon (b.1977)

  • The Spiral Galaxy
  • Traveling through the Milky Way
  • Supermassive Black Hole
  • The Orion Nebula
  • Flying through the Spiral Galaxy

Dr. William Aikens, oboe & Dr. Jeff McCray, bassoon

Brooklyn         Nat McIntosh (b.1978)

Ben Fritzsche, sousaphone

Shofukan         Michael League (b.1984)                                            arr. Jonathan Hinkle (b.1979)

Dr. Adrian Herrera, keyboard

The Klaxon     Henry Fillmore (1881-1956)

Abiquiu           David Gillingham (b.1947)

Commissioned by the Mesa State College Wind Symphony, 

Premiered at the 2009 Best of the West Festival

Hey Jude         Paul McCartney (b.1942)                                           arr. Jonathan Hinkle (b.1979)