You are here

what's happening at WICN...

Support for wicn.org comes from...

Add new comment

UMass Music & Dance presents 39th Annual Multiband Pops

Event Date: 
Friday, October 18, 2013 - 8:00pm

Venue: Fine Arts Center Concert Hall

This enormous showcase event is produced and coordinated by Professor Jeffrey W. Holmes.

Fifteen different music and dance ensembles appear in rapid succession, leaving virtually no time between the concluding note of one ensemble’s performance and the first note of the following group’s musical selection. Professor Holmes, who choreographs the smooth flow of performances, keeps the audience guessing from where in the Hall the next ensemble will play; locations include the stage; pit; sides and back of the Hall and upper balconies.

The highlight for some listeners is the rousing performance by the Minuteman Marching Band, which comprises nearly the entire second half of the show. Music will also be performed by these Wind, Brass, String, Choral, Percussion and Dance ensembles, the: Chamber Choir, Chapel Jazz, Horn Choir, Jazz Ensemble I, Mass Marimbas, Percussion Ensemble, Saxophone Quartet, Symphony Band, Trombone Choir, UMass Dancers, Marimba Ensembles, University Orchestra, Vocal Jazz and Wind Ensemble.

Tickets to the performance are $15 for students, senior citizens and children under 18 years of age; and $20 for all others. To buy tickets call: 413-545-2511 or go to http://fac.umass.edu/MusicandDance.

Filtered HTML

  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Allowed HTML tags: <a> <em> <strong> <cite> <blockquote> <code> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
CAPTCHA
This question is to prevent automated spam submissions. Please understand that if the Subject line does not relate to this page, contains non-English characters or you do not provide your first name, your comment may be automatically deleted.
Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.

Of Interest

Shop and Support

AmazonSmile Ad

Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to WICN Public Radio Inc whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.

Join

Become a Member Now

Can't remember the last time you gave? Time to become a SUSTAINER!!

Your ongoing monthly donation will ensure that your membership never expires.

CLICK HERE  to join now.

Sponsor

Underwriter of the Week

   
The Hanover Theatre

Worcester

Fostering a love and appreciation for the performing arts in audiences of today and tomorrow, making a difference in the community and revitalizing downtown Worcester.

877.571.SHOW

The Hanover Theatre
2 Southbridge Street
Worcester, MA 01608-2014

TheHanoverTheatre.org