The 14th Annual President's Concert
February 18, 2020; 8:00 p.m.
Stern Auditorium/Perelman Stage at Carnegie Hall
The 14th annual President's Concert features performances by the Symphonic Wind Ensemble.
At 6:30 p.m., please join Penn State alumni and friends for a pre-concert reception in the Rohatyn Room/Sharin Club Room at Carnegie Hall, hosted by Penn State President Eric Barron and the Penn State Alumni Association. Those attending the reception will be escorted to reserved seating for the President’s Concert. Admission to the concert and reception is $50 for Alumni Association members and students (ages 6-17), and $65 for non-members. Children under five are free. Business attire is recommended. For those wishing to attend the reception and concert, please use this linked online pre-registration form.
TICKETS TO CONCERT ONLY
If you are unable to attend the Alumni Association's pre-concert reception but would like to attend the 8:00 p.m. performance, please call 215-893-1999 or contact the Carnegie Hall at carnegiehall.org to purchase tickets. General admission tickets are $25 plus fees; discounted student tickets are $10 plus fees and are available at the door with proper ID.
Concert tickets for music students and their guests are provided free of charge by the Penn State School of Music. To reserve tickets, please use this linked President's Concert Ticket Order Form.
Symphonic Wind Ensemble; Dennis Glocke, conductor
Program to include:
WAGNER "Elsa's Procession to the Cathedral" from Lohengrin (transc. Cailliet)
BACH Fantasia and Fugue in C Minor, BWV 906 (orch. Elgar; arr. for wind ensemble Timothy Topolewski)
GRAINGER Lincolnshire Posy
The annual President's Concert series provides an opportunity for Penn State students to present concerts in the most renowned performance venues on the East Coast. In its history, Penn State ensembles have traveled to Heinz Hall (Pittsburgh), Kennedy Center (Washington D.C.), Carnegie Hall (NY), Kimmel Center (Philadelphia), the Strathmore Centre (Bethesda, MD), and the Forum Theatre in Harrisburg, PA.