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  • The 2019 Spring Band & Orchestra Concert: The 125th Anniversary of The FSU College of Pharmacy: A Musical Celebration

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    Name: The 2019 Spring Band & Orchestra Concert: The 125th Anniversary of The FSU College of Pharmacy: A Musical Celebration
    Date: April 28, 2019
    Time: 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM EDT
    Event Description:
    Ferris State University History Task Force, College of Pharmacy, College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Humanities present - The 2019 Spring Band & Orchestra Concert:The 125th Anniversary of The FSU College of Pharmacy: A Musical Celebration

    Performed by The FSU Symphony Band, The FSU West Central Concert Band and The FSU West Central Chamber Orchestra directed by Dr. Richard Scott Cohen & Dr. Dale E. Skornia.

     
    featuring
    Dr. Donna Smith, announcer
    Mr. Jim Bock, Pharmacy Class of 1966, speaker
    Rachel Krahulik, Pharmacy Class of 2021, speaker
    Members of the WCCB & Symphony Band Saxophone Sections
    Dr. Stephen W. Durst, Dean of the College of Pharmacy, speaker
    Dr. Richard Hult, FSU Professor Emeritus, Pharmacy Class of 1968, speaker
     
    with the annual
    Student Recognition Program
    Graduating Student Acknowledgements
    Kappa Kappa Psi Band Fraternity Awards
    Susan & Ernest Wenger Band Scholarships Awards
    S. Eugene Bychinsky Musicians of Promise Scholarship Awards
    Dacho & Ruth Dachoff Outstanding Musician Scholarship Awards
     
    4:00 p.m.
    Sunday  •  April 28, 2019
    G. Mennen Williams Auditorium
    Big Rapids, Michigan
     
    ASSISTANCE
    Anyone with a disability who needs special accommodations
    to attend this program must contact
    (231) 591-3676 or 
    williams_auditorium@ferris.edu
    at least 72 hours in advance of event.
     
    ABOUT THE CONCERT
    Come join us for our 2018-19 season finale concert, celebrating the 125th anniversary
    of Ferris State University’s College of Pharmacy.
    This concert will feature Ferris State University’s Orchestra
    and its two Concert Bands, performing musical works
    celebrating important moments in the history of pharmacy since ancient times,
    up through and including its history at Ferris State University.
     
    MUSICAL SELECTIONS WILL INCLUDE:
    Fanfare 125,  by Richard Scott Cohen
    Saxophonia,  by Stephen Bulla
    Ferris Fidelity,  by Graham T. Overgard
    Persian Passage,  by Jeremy Woolstenhulme
    An American in Paris,  by George Gershwin
    New World Symphony,  Finale, by Antonin Dvorak
    German Dance No. 2,  by Ludwig van Beethoven
    and the world premiere of
    The Staff of Asclepius,  by Harry Dempsey
     
     
    INFORMATION
    For additional information, please contact:
    Dr. Richard Scott Cohen
    Director of Instrumental Concert Ensembles
    Professor of Music
    Ferris State University
    1030 Campus Drive
    Big Rapids, MI 49307
    231-591-2484

    RichardScottCohen@ferris.edu
    http://www.ferris.edu/music
     
     
    Location:
    Williams Auditorium
    S. Michigan Ave.
    Big Rapids,MI 49307
    Date/Time Information:
    Sunday, April 28 at 4:00pm
    Contact Information:
    231-591-2484
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