Carleton Invites Public to its Symphony Band Spring Concert

May 11 2014 3:00 pm
Carleton College Concert Hall

The Carleton Symphony Band presents its spring concert on Sunday, May 11 at 3 p.m. in the Concert Hall. The program will feature music by Michael Markowski, James Gillette, John Adams, and the famous Symphony in B-flat, composed in 1933 by French composer Paul Fauchet. This event is free and open to the public.

The Carleton College Symphony Band is directed by Ronald Rodman, the Dye Family Professor of Music. He earned his PhD in Music Theory from Indiana University, and his areas of research are the use of music in electronic media, post-tonal theory in the 20th century, and wind band music history. Rodman has published numerous articles in professional music journals. He is also the author of the book, “Tuning In: American Narrative Television Music” (Oxford University Press, 2010) and curates the Music In Film Series at Carleton.

This event is sponsored by the Carleton College Department of Music. For more information about this event, including disability accommodations, contact (507) 222-4475. The Concert Hall is located on First Street between Nevada and Winona Streets in Northfield.