wind ensemble http://tpr.org en 'Blue Shades' And More From Composer Ticheli At TLU http://tpr.org/post/blue-shades-and-more-composer-ticheli-tlu <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Friday night marks the return of Frank </span>Ticheli<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> to Texas. He grew up near Dallas playing trumpet, studied composition at SMU and Michigan, and taught at Trinity University for several years. </span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Currently a USC professor, Ticheli will lead seven of his works with members of the Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble at Texas Lutheran University.</span></p> Thu, 25 Apr 2013 19:47:48 +0000 John Clare 10305 at http://tpr.org 'Blue Shades' And More From Composer Ticheli At TLU Band Of Brahms: Heart Of Texas Concert Band Plays Symphonic Masterpiece http://tpr.org/post/band-brahms-heart-texas-concert-band-plays-symphonic-masterpiece <p><strong>Mark Rogers finds masterworks for Wind Ensemble:</strong></p><p>The idea of a symphony for band isn't new, but hearing Brahms' <em>First Symphony</em> for wind ensemble might confuse you at first. Mark assures us that we will like it, and that the arrangement fits.</p> Thu, 08 Nov 2012 21:11:47 +0000 John Clare 1493 at http://tpr.org Band Of Brahms: Heart Of Texas Concert Band Plays Symphonic Masterpiece