The University of Nebraska at Kearney Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble performed a joint concert Thursday night at the Fine Arts Recital Hall.
The Wind Ensemble performed four pieces: “Rising Remixed” by Tom Davoren, “Full Moon Fantasy” by Ming Li Goldston, “‘Symphony No. 1 “The Lord of the Rings”‘ by Johan de Meij and “Cathedrals” by Kathryn Salfelder.
The Symphonic Band concluded the evening with six pieces: “Symphonic Overture” by Charles Carter, “As One Listens to the Rain” by Daniel French, “Chasing Sunlight” by Cait Nishimura, “Shenandoah” by Omar Thomas, “Song of the Earth” by Hiroki Takahashi and “Children of the Regiment” by Julius Fučík., ed. John R. Bourgeois.
The UNK Wind Ensemble is directed by Duane Bierman and the UNK Symphonic Band is directed by Brian Alber.
Members of the UNK Wind Ensemble are:
Flute/Piccolo – Hayden Baldwin, Courtney Cox and Alisha Vavra
Clarinet – Douglas Davidchik, Mychaela Fegter, Kylie Mendiola, Abbey Nemec, Erika Tsuji, Mali Xayarath and Rachel Witt
Bassoon – Tyler Miller and Emma Schroeder
Alto saxophone – Jacob Cahill, Bailey Manhart and Devin Wolcott
Tenor saxophone – Isaiah Henderson
Baritone saxophone – Bailey Roeder
Horn – Cameron Grafel, Jamisyn Howard, Mekenzie Miller and Jacob Solomon
Trumpet – Giovanni Flores, Ryan Johnson, Abraham Lopez-Ramirez, Elijah Mackie, Ally Phillips and Sadie Uhing
Trombone – Hannah Hofaker, Rahn Johnson, Bailey Miska, Temo Molina, Jacob Temme, Aryanna Warner and Haley West
Euphonium – Ming Li Goldston, Janea Hirschman and Chris Schroeder
Tuba – Daniel Shipley and Noah Foley
Percussion – Kassi Cooper, Kenna Krahulik, Connor Morrison, Jacob Obrecht and Ryan Sims
Members of the UNK Symphonic Band are:
Flute/Piccolo – Hayden Baldwin, Alethia Henderson, Jackie Hinze, Liana Jablonski, Olivia Janssen, Izzy Kaup, Cassie Kouma, Samantha Lee and Kaylee Mielke
Clarinet – Alleigh Beckman, Elizabeth Chase, Douglas Davidchik, Mychaela Fegter, Marion Heindrychx, Emma McDermott, Abbey Nemec, Natalie Olson and Alisha Vavra
Alto saxophone – Jessica Bruha, Isaiah Henderson, Kylie Mendiola, Kala Most, Annie Trotter and Travis Woodcock
Tenor saxophone – Alyson Lunsford and Tyler Miller
Baritone saxophone – Daisy Hawkins
French horn – Ellie Morrison, Dani Richardson and Kelsi Woodard
Trumpet – Reace Anderson, Joseph Auch Moedy, Jaden Cameron, Renee Cary, Janaeha Dinkel, Zander Hraban, Elijah Mackie, Abbygail Marshall, Isabella Mattran, Madison Miller, Taylor Mues, Clarissa Paitz, Ally Phillips and Jacob Solomon
Trombone – Sam Heitz, Emily Mayes, Derek Patterson, Chris Schroeder and Aryanna Warner
Euphonium – Paige Addleman, Zachary Allen, Rahn Johnson, Ryan Johnson and Ellie Trotter
Tuba – Daniel Shipley and Jacob Temme
Percussion – Tyler Clay, Kassi Cooper, Jordan Hernandez-Estrada, Jeongeun Lee, Connor Morrison and Jacob Obrecht
Piano – Sam Heitz
Guest musicians – Bailey Manhart, Ryan Sims and Rachel Witt
PHOTOS AND VIDEO BY ERIKA PRITCHARD, UNK COMMUNICATIONS