Miami University Wind Ensemble Feb. 4


The Miami University Wind Ensemble will perform an OMEA convention preview concert Feb. 4 (photo by Jeff Sabo).

The Miami University Wind Ensemble, directed by Gary A. Speck, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4, in Hall Auditorium. Admission is free.

The Wind Ensemble will perform highlights of their fall season repertoire in preparation for the annual Ohio Music Education Association convention Feb. 6. 

The program will feature “Eyes of the Hawk” composed for the ensemble by Eric Knechtges, professor of composition at Northern Kentucky University.  Other works include “Huntingtower,” by Ottorino Respighi; “Southwestern Sketches” by Samuel Adler; and John Mackey's “The Soul Has Many Motions.”