CCM’s Wind Orchestra Welcomes Special Guests the Oasis Quartet on Feb. 13

CCM welcomes Joseph and Frances Jones Poetker Visiting Artists the Oasis Quartet for a "Saxophone Spectacular" on Feb. 13, 2014.

CCM welcomes Joseph and Frances Jones Poetker Visiting Artists the Oasis Quartet for a “Saxophone Spectacular” on Feb. 13, 2014.

CCM’s Wind Orchestra presents “Saxophone Spectacular,” a concert showcasing the beauty of wind instruments, at 8 p.m. tonight (Thursday, Feb. 13) in Corbett Auditorium under the direction of Glenn D. Price.

David Maslanka is an American composer best known for his highly acclaimed wind ensemble compositions. His compositional style is rhythmically intense and extremely complex, which audiences will enjoy in the Oasis Quartet’s world premiere of Maslanka’s Concerto for Saxophone Quartet.

The program will also feature Henry Kucharzyk’s Some Assembly Required and selections from Tielman Susato’s The Danserye.

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