DATE & TIME: May 17, 2012, 11:30-12:30.
PLACE: Hannon Library Plaza
As part of the Southern Oregon Arts & Research (SOAR), the Southern Oregon University Percussion Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Terry Longshore, will perform a program of marimba music, including music from Zimbabwe, on Thursday, May 17, 2012 from 11:30-12:30 at the Hannon Library Plaza. The Zimbabwean music was taught to the ensemble by SOU Alumnus Lindsay Campbell.
The ensemble is dedicated to the performance of contemporary percussion repertoire and providing the ensemble members with a variety of percussive experiences. Repertoire ranges from contemporary classical to world traditions to jazz and rock inspired compositions. The ensemble gives three full concerts at the university each year as well as many performances throughout the university, the Southern Oregon community, and the Pacific Northwest. The SOU Percussion Ensemble endorses Vic Firth Sticks and Mallets
The event is sponsored by the Southern Oregon University Music Department and the Hannon Library.
For more information Music in the Library: contact Dale Vidmar – 541-552-6842 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org