Symphonia Fall Concert
Nov 15, 2010FOR MORE INFORMATION:
JANE LINDE CAPISTRAN, assistant professor, Music
AMY KELLY, Media Relations director
CONCORDIA COLLEGE SYMPHONIA TO PERFORM FALL CONCERT
The Concordia College Symphonia will present its fall concert at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 23 in the Centrum, Knutson Campus Center. The concert is free and open to the public.
Selections to be performed include Rumanian Folk Dances, Schubert’s “Symphony No. 8 in B Minor,” “Hungarian March” by Hector Berlioz, and a composition by sophomore Jared Hoeft, “Shards.”
Symphonia is conducted by Jane Linde Capistran, assistant professor of music. Capistran conducts the Fargo-Moorhead Area High School Youth Symphony, serves as a guest conductor and clinician for string festivals and workshops in the upper Midwest and is associate conductor of the Fargo-Moorhead Symphony and assistant concertmaster.
Jeffrey Marquardt ’11, Burnsville, Minn., an instrumental music education major, is this semester’s student conductor for Symphonia. Marquardt plays bassoon in both The Concordia Band and The Concordia Orchestra, as well as in various chamber ensembles throughout the year and is also one of four student conductors of The Concordia Echo Band and the president of Concordia's chapter of MENC-Collegiate.