UU Symphonic Band/Symphony Orchestra

Union University’s Department of Music will host 2 concerts this week. The first concert is tonight, November 11, and it will feature the Union University Symphonic Band. The second concert is Thursday, November 13, and it will feature the symphony orchestra. Both concerts are at 7:30 p.m. in the sanctuary of First Baptist Church in downtown Jackson. The symphonic band will play 5 pieces at the concert. Three of them will feature music by contemporary composers. The symphony orchestra will play selected pieces from Mozart, Stravensky, and Glinka. Union students are the musicians playing at both concerts. To prepare for both concerts, they started practicing at the beginning of August. These events are free and open to the public.

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