Today: Michelle Smith Performing Arts 08:30AM - 11:00PM

UMD Symphony Orchestra, UMD Wind Orchestra: 1923 - It was a really good year

UMD Symphony Orchestra, UMD Wind Ensemble: 1923 - It was a really good year, Friday, December 5, 2014, 8PM, Dekelboum Concert Hall

Some of the most groundbreaking and iconic pieces of the 20th century were written in 1923. As conductor Michael Votta observes, “It was a very good year for music.”

In their final program for the fall semester, UMSO and UMWO join forces to perform several of these works. Learn more about this music and its composers in the Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library:

Jean Sibelius - Symphony No. 6

Darius Milhaud - La Creation du Monde

Igor Stravinsky - Octet

Fans of streaming media: don't miss this Naxos Music Library playlist,
accessible with a valid UMD directory ID and password.