The Idaho State University Symphonic Band, under the direction of Monte C. Grisé, will perform a holiday concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 4, in the Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall of the L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center.
The performance will feature an eclectic mix of music from standard wind band literature to orchestra transcriptions like Tchaikovsky’s “Dance of the Jesters” and Leonard Bernstein’s “Slava and Variations on ‘America’” by Charles Ives. The band will also perform “A Movement for Rosa” by Mark Camphouse, which is a piece honoring civil rights heroine Rosa Parks. [Read more…]