TTU Cumberland Quintet to perform on Nov. 7

Posted by Lori Shull - Wednesday, October 26 2011


Tennessee Tech University’s Cumberland Quintet will perform its second concert of the season at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 7, in the Wattenbarger Auditorium of the Bryan Fine Arts building.

The concert will feature a variety of musical styles for the wind quintet, including pieces by Franz Danzi, Carl Nielsen, Manuel Ponce and John Barrows. Nielsen’s “The Wind Quintet” will be the main piece of the performance. Composed in 1922 by the Danish composer, its variations highlight the abilities of each quintet instruments.

The concert is free and open to the public.