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MVNU instrumental ensembles to perform March 22

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio (March 15, 2022) – The Music Department at Mount Vernon Nazarene University will present a spring instrumental ensembles concert on Tuesday, March 22, at 7:30 p.m. in the R.R. Hodges Chapel/Auditorium. The community is invited to attend this free event.

The concert will feature the Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Jazz Band, and Flute Choir.

The Symphonic Wind Ensemble will present various concert works including “Let Freedom Ring,” by Ryan Nowlin; “Elegy for a Young American,” by Ronald Lo Presti; and “They Shall Run and Be Free,” by Brant Karrick.  Tavaris Taylor, Director of Intercultural Life, will be featured as guest soloist on “The Nine,” by Randall Standridge.

The Jazz Band will perform jazz standards made famous by the Big Band leaders from the ’40s to the ’70s. The Flute Choir will also offer several selections during the evening’s performance.

Ensemble directors are Dr. John Packard, Dr. Isaac Winland, and Jennifer Packard.

For more information on this or other musical events, please contact Tressa Daley at 740-397-9000, ext. 3000.

Mount Vernon Nazarene University is a private, four-year, intentionally Christian teaching university for traditional age students, graduate students, and working adults. With a 327-acre main campus in Mount Vernon, Ohio, MVNU emphasizes academic excellence, spiritual growth, and service to community and church. MVNU offers an affordable education both in-seat and online to more than 2,100 students from 42 states and nine foreign countries.