October 16, 2012 | Lehman College
BRONX, NY—The Lehman College Community Band will celebrate the fall season with “Falling Leaves,” a free concert featuring a cornucopia of music from around the world. This performance, which is free and open to the public, will take place on Sunday, October 28, at 2 p.m. in the Lovinger Theatre.
Directed by Prof. Alan Hollander, the program will include Alfred Reed’s Latin-themed Second Suite for Band; Malcolm Arnold’s suite of folk tunes entitled Four Scottish Dances; Rimsky-Korsakov’s Russian march The Tsar’s Farewell; British composer Arthur Sullivan’s Pineapple Poll; American Samuel Hazo’s Southern Humn; and Vernon Duke’s perennial favorite Autumn in New York.
The performance will also feature concert master Ben Baron, performing Rossini’s Introduction, Theme and Variations for solo clarinet. The Lehman College Community Band includes students, alumni, faculty, staff and community members.
A senior college of the City University of New York, Lehman is located at Goulden Avenue and Bedford Park Boulevard in the northwest Bronx and is accessible by bus as well as the #4 and “D” subway lines.
For more information on this event, call the Music Department at 718-960-8247, or visit lehman.cuny.edu/music.
Media Contact: Yeara Milton/ 718-960-7963