Exemplifying the intense research focus of Florida Atlantic, the renowned FAU Wind Ensemble continues its tradition of excellence and innovation with five world premieres in the 2017-2018 season. Guest composer James Syler will be on hand for the premiere performance of “Love Among the Ruins,” featuring faculty viola soloist Diane Weisberg. Conductor Kyle Prescott leads 50 superb student-musicians through Syler’s “Congo Square” for African drums and band, and the gripping “Symphony No. 1: In Memoriam Dresden 1945,” of Daniel Bukvich. Tickets $10 at www.fauevents.com or 800-564-9539.
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 7:00pm