Symphonic Band Fall Concert

The Southern Nazarene University (SNU) School of Music presents the Symphonic Band in fall concert Thursday, November 18 at 7:30 p.m. at Oklahoma City First Church of the Nazarene, located at 4400 NW Expressway.

The group will perform classics of the band repertoire, as well as stirring marches and some of the best new literature for band. The concert features a program of American compositions, including “Incantation and Dance” by John Barnes Chance, “The Chimes of Liberty March” by Edwin Franko Goldwin, Alfred Reed’s “Third Suite for Band,” “Ride” by Samuel Hazo, “Legacy - A Concerto for Percussionists” by Jared Spears, and “Them Basses” by G. H. Huffine.

“This is an opportunity for the OKC community to come out for an evening of interesting and exciting music, designed to feature various sections in the band. We enjoy preparing the best of American music,” said Dr. Phil Moore, SNU School of Music Chair.

The Symphonic Band is a 57-member auditioned group under the direction of Dr. Phil Moore, which performs locally throughout the school year and overseas in the summer.

The concert is free and open to the public. For further event information, contact the SNU School of Music at 405.491.6345 or email