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Fantasies & Fiestas

Sunday, March 5, 2023

Moody Performance Hall



Lone Star Wind Orchestra presents

Fantasies & Fiestas

The Lone Star Youth Winds presents its first concert of the season on Sunday, March 5th.

Led by Youth Winds Director Andrew Trachsel, the LSYW will take us on a journey celebrating the vibrancy of Hispanic culture to stories of courage from comic books to real-life. The Youth Winds will present a premiere of a new work by Giovanni Santos honoring civil rights leader César Chávez; Fields of Gold by Julie Giroux tells the early story of Superman; and percussionists from the Lone Star Wind Orchestra will be featured in a work by UNT professor Mark Ford titled Stubernic Fantasy.

The LSYW will also perform the music of Katahj Copley, Clifton Williams, and John Philip Sousa. 


Concert Program: 
Symphonic Dance No. 3 “Fiesta”, Clifton Williams 
Stubernic Fantasy, Mark Ford
Fields of Gold, Julie Giroux 
Chavez, 1927, Giovanni Santos (consortium premiere) 
WildHeart, Katahj Copley 
Nobles of the Mystic Shrine, John Philip Sousa/Brion