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UH Choirs: “Unclouded Day”

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This spring, the UHChoirs present a special program exploring the complex journey of choral music from the UK to the US mainland to our islands. The music is sacred and secular, “classical” and traditional, somber and celebratory. Throughout, however, the musicians sing words of hope, transformation, and celebration. Featured composers include: from England’s rich tradition Gustav Holst and Ralph Vaughan Williams; from the US …

UH Wind Ensemble and UH Symphony Band

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The UH Wind Ensemble, Jeffrey Boeckman, conductor, will perform Shostakovich’s Festive Overture, Holst’s Hammersmith, Weill’s Threepennymusik, and Ian Dicke’s Song of the Telegraph (composer Ian Dicke will be in residence). The UH Symphony Band, David Blon, conductor, will perform Windsprints by Richard Saucedo, English Dances: Set I, Op. 27 by Malcolm Arnold (arr. Maurice Johnstone), O Magnum Mysterium by Morten …