Wind Ensemble's outdoor concert celebrates "Movie Magic"

Due to possible rainy and chilly weather, tonight’s YSU Wind Ensemble Concert, “Movie Magic,” originally scheduled for outdoors at Harrison Common, has been moved indoors to Ford Theater in Bliss Hall, at 7:00 p.m.


Wind Ensemble

The Dana School of Music’s Wind Ensemble performs an outdoor “Movie Magic” concert 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6, on Harrison Common Field on Walnut Street, across from the MVR restaurant.

The free movie-themed pops concert includes George Gershwin’s “Strike Up The Band”; “Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves” by Michael Kamen; John Mackey’s “The Sheltering Sky”; “Wizard of Oz Medley” arranged by James Barnes; Leonard Bernstein’s “Mambo” from West Side Story; the “Armed Forces Salute” arranged by Robert Lowden and “Stars and Stripes Forever” by John Philip Sousa.

 “Harrison Common is an outstanding venue for this music and the YSU Wind Ensemble is enthusiastically looking forward to performing under the open sky in our first concert of the semester,” said Stephen Gage, director.

Patrons are invited to bring a lawn chair and. No alcohol is permitted. In the event of inclement weather, the rain location is Room 2326 in Bliss Hall.

Parking is available in the M30 Wick Avenue deck via Walnut Street (GPS address is 100 Wade Street, Youngstown OH 44502) for a nominal fee. Patrons are advised to watch for posted detours as construction progresses on Wick Avenue. More information available by calling 330-941-2307.


Members of the Wind Ensemble, listed in alphabetical order by instrument, are as follows:

FLUTE/PICCOLO
Olivia Benna, Pittsburgh
Mackenzie Cooper, Butler, Pa.
Morgan Frederick, Kingston
Lindsey Kiselica, North Lima
Brandi Perkins, Youngstown
Anna Reitsma, Pittsburgh

OBOE/ENGLISH HORN 
Camryn Doctor, Poland
Sarah Swogger, Poland
Kristen Thompson, Poland

BASSOON/CONTRABASSOON 
Frances Clause, Boardman
Rebecca Dangerfield, Poland
Jessica John, Transfer, Pa.

CLARINET/BASS CLARINET
Taylor Aslanis, Bay Village
Kailey Coughlin, Cortland
Alexander Dautel, Brunswick
Elliot Kwolek, Beaver, Pa. 
Marissa Lyerly, North Carolina
Arran Collins, Pittsburgh
Cayla Conrad, Geneva
Jenna Provino, Youngstown

SAXOPHONE
Max Klauscher, Moon, Pa.
Alex Miller, Cortland
James O’Donnell, Altoona, Pa.
Daniel Slenscak, Howland
Thomas Turnbull, Pittsburgh

HORN
Brendan Gage, Poland
Laura Makara, Boardman
Max McMullen, Avon
Alisha Moore, Leavittsburg
Sarah Schwenke, New Wilmington, Pa.

PIANO/KEYBOARD
Alyssa Titi, Canfield

TRUMPET
Ross Hill, Poland
Herbert Hunkele, New Castle, Pa.
Brandon Marino, Youngstown
Daniel Mihelarakis, Coraopolis, Pa.
Gabriella Sandy, Niles
Effie Starheim, Hubbard

TENOR TROMBONE
Dominic Gentile, Canonsburg, Pa.
Brandon Hackimer, Pittsburgh

BASS TROMBONE
Aaron Podorson, Pittsburgh

EUPHONIUM
Christopher King, North Jackson
David Ottney, Howland
Rebecca Shelton, Bristolville 

TUBA
Alyssa Kordecki, Crestview
Jacob Umbrazun, Cortland
Lauren Zetts, Lowellville

STRING BASS
Ian Kinnaman, Damascus, Md.

PERCUSSION
Joel Gillespie, East Liverpool
Evan McCreary, Poland 
T.J. Rusk, Brookfield
Thomas Starr, Pittsburgh
Anthony Tresky, Pittsburgh
Nathan Weingart, North Lima