2:15pm Guest Lecture and Slide Demonstration
Meet Professor Bob Jacobsen who will be giving the pre-concert lecture (doors open at 2pm for ticket holders). The lecture gives an overview of the physical properties (i.e. vibration, sound waves, frequency, pitch, resonance, etc.) at play in the three families of instruments that comprise the contemporary wind band; percussion, brass, and woodwind.
Adam Gorb: Awayday
Tylman Susato: Selections from The Danserye
Emmanuel Séjourné: Losa for Vibraphone and Marimba; Andy Lu and Florence Yuan, soloists
Mason Bates: Mothership
Eric Whitacre: The Seal Lullaby, Masis Parunyan, conductor
Michael Gandolfi: Flourishes and Meditations on a Renaissance Theme
Ryan George: Firefly
John Philip Sousa: The Thunderer
$16 general admission, $12 other students, seniors, current & retired Berkeley staff & faculty, groups of 10 or more, $5 UC Berkeley students (student ID required) Ticket info: Tickets can be purchased in person at the Zellerbach Hall ticket office, or, Lecture and slide show are included in the price of admission.
Seats are unreserved.
by calling 510-642-9988.