SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Evangel University Symphonic Band will perform their Spring concert on Thursday, April 5, at 7:30 p.m., in the Barnett Fine Arts Center recital hall. Admission is free, and the public is invited to attend.
The Symphonic Band is a 40-piece ensemble open to all Evangel University students. The Band is under the direction of Matt Moore, with Darren Eddington serving as assistant director.
Four students will be featured as student conductors for four Symphonic Chorale movements: Uriah Lee, Wesley Wilson, Samantha Retherford and Mariah Cook.
The Fine Arts Center is located just south of Evangel’s Spence Chapel, facing North Glenstone Ave.
• “The Free Lance March,” by John Philip Sousa
• “Symphonic Chorales,” by John Moss
• “The Ringmaster’s March,” by John Mackey
• “Fantasia for Alto Saxophone,” by Claude T. Smith
• “Excerpts from Appalachian Spring,” by Aaron Copeland
• “Parkour,” by Samuel R. Hazo
The Department of Music at Evangel University offers majors in music education, music performance, recording technology and worship leadership. The department is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music and the Missouri Association of Departments & Schools of Music.
Evangel University, with the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary (AGTS), is a comprehensive Christian university committed to excellence in educating and equipping students to serve the church and society globally. Evangel and AGTS serve more than 2,100 students from all 50 states and numerous foreign countries, offering 65 undergraduate majors and 17 master’s and doctoral degrees.