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University Wind Orchestra & Contempo

Patrick Burnett conductors Kieran O’Riordan GERSHWIN arr ROGERS Cuban Overture GERSHWIN arr GRAINGER The Man I Love IVES Fugue in Four Keys on ‘The Shining Shore’ IVES Country Band March COWELL The Tides of Manaunaun COWELL Aeolian Harp GRAINGER Random Round GRAINGER The Immoveable Do NYMAN In C Interlude Join the University Wind Orchestra and Contempo for a sparkling evening of contrasts and connections: Gershwin’s classic Cuban Overture is paired with Grainger’s celebrated arrangement of The Man I Love; Henry Cowell’s pioneering Tides of Manaunaun connects Percy Grainger’s experimental Random Round with Charles Ives’s unique Fugue in Four Keys, while Grainger’s Immoveable Do (inspired by a sticking ‘C’ on a harmonium) is contrasted with Michael Nyman’s high energy tribute to Terry Riley’s classic In C.