Ohio Northern University presents ‘Wind Music of Spain and New Spain’ featuring the ONU Wind Orchestra, ONU Dance Company
Ohio Northern University’s Freed Center for the Performing Arts presents “Wind Music of Spain and New Spain,” featuring the Ohio Northern University Wind Orchestra and the ONU Dance Company, on Thursday, Feb. 27, at 7:30 p.m.
The ONU Wind Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Thomas A. Hunt, will perform works by Luis Serrano Alarcón, Javez Pérez Gravido, Ferrer Ferran, Alfred Reed and James Barnes.
The ONU Dance Company will collaborate with the ONU Wind Orchestra to present the dance “The El Camino Real: A Latin Fantasy,” choreographed by Elizabeth Cozad, lecturer in the ONU Department of Theatre Arts.
Sascha Leufgen, conductor of l`Orchestre Philharmonique á vent de Dudelange in Luxembourg and solo clarinetist with the Musikkorps der Bundeswehr in Frankfurt, Germany, will serve as guest conductor. Prize-winning German saxophonist Monika Leufgen will be the featured soloist.
Tickets for this event are $15 for adults, $10 for seniors, $5 for ONU faculty and staff, and $5 for children and ONU students. The Freed Center box office is open Monday through Friday from noon to 5 p.m., and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Phone orders are accepted with American Express, MasterCard, VISA or Discover by calling 419-772-1900. Tickets also are available online at www.onu.edu/freed.