The College of Arts and Architecture

Concert Band

Concert Band
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 7:00pm
Eisenhower Auditorium - University Park, PA

General admission $12/students $4

Buy tickets in advance for School of Music concerts in Eisenhower Auditorium and save 40%. There is no limit on the number. Purchases made the the day of the concert are not eligible. Tickets are available at any Arts Ticket Center location, by phone at 814-863-0255 or 1-800-ARTS-TIX, or online at Penn State Arts Ticket Center. Note: Tickets purchased for this concert will also admit patrons to the Symphonic Band concert beginning at 8:30 p.m.

The Concert Band wraps up its spring 2018 season with a concert featuring works by American composers Morten Lauridsen, Frank Ticheli, and Henry Filmore. The band is conducted by faculty members Gregory Drane and Corey Pompey.

This concert is available on livestream at Penn State School of Music.


Selections from the Danserye ♦ Tielman Susato, arranged by Patrick Dunnigan

O Magnum Mysterium ♦ Morten Lauridsen, transcribed by by H. Robert Reynolds

Chant and Jubilo ♦ W. Francis McBeth

San Antonio Dance ♦ Frank Ticheli 

The Circus Bee March ♦ Henry Filmore 

The Concert Band performs the finest in traditional and contemporary literature composed or transcribed for the concert band medium. It performs concerts in Eisenhower Auditorium. The Concert Band is open to all students, regardless of major. An audition IS required in the spring semester, but NOT in the fall. Spring semester auditions take place during the first week of classes.