By Brett Lee
The Brigham Young University Wind Symphony, conducted by Donald Peterson with guest conductor Ray Cramer, will perform in concert Saturday, Nov. 9, at 7:30 p.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall.
Tickets are $10 for the general public, $9 for alumni and seniors and $6 for students and BYU employees. You can purchase tickets at byuarts.com/tickets or by calling the Fine Arts Ticket Office at (801) 422-2981.
The performance will include “Festive Overture” by Dmitri Shostakovich, “Down a Country Lane” by Aaron Copland and “The National Game – March” by John Philip Sousa.
Guest conductor Cramer is an emeritus director of bands from Indiana University.
The BYU Wind Symphony is comprised of the finest woodwind, brass and percussion players at the university and has an extremely active concert season. In recent years, the Wind Symphony has performed in the British Isles, Taiwan, Thailand, Hong Kong, the Philippines, China, New Zealand, Australia, Finland, the Baltic States and Russia, as well as the Northwest United States and Canada.