'Winds of Romance' Valentine's Day Concert
by FAU College of Arts and Letters | Thursday, Feb 05, 2015
The Department of Music in Florida Atlantic University's Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters will present the Valentine's Day Concert "Winds of Romance" on Saturday, Feb. 14 at 7 p.m., in the University Theatre, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased by visiting www.fauevents.com, by calling 1-800-564-9539, or at the Box Office in the Student Union on FAU's Boca Raton campus.
The concert will feature the Florida Wind Symphony, an FAU ensemble-in-residence which is conducted by Kyle Prescott. The program includes music from the golden age of George Gershwin and Glenn Miller, with guest pianist Heather Coltman performing "Rhapsody in Blue," as well as other romantic favorites. The second half of the Valentine's Day event will bring out the swinging side of the Wind Symphony as they play the hits of the big band era, featuring guest soloist Chloe Dolandis.