posted October 20, 2003

Wind Symphony to Present Halloween Concert

The Hope College Wind Symphony will present a spooky evening of music on Friday, Oct. 31, at 8 p.m. in Dimnent Memorial Chapel.

The public is invited. Admission is free.

Joined by organists Huw Lewis, Heidi Dykema and Elizabeth Claar, conductor Steven Ward promises a concert to entertain and scare. The program features music appropriate for All Hallow's Eve by Berlioz, Bernstein, Reger and Gigout, and, of course, the Bach "Toccata and Fugue in D minor." Costumes are welcome.

The full program includes "Toccata in D minor" by Max Reger, Eugene Gigout's "Toccata in B minor," and "Toccata and Fugue in D minor" by Johann Sebastian Bach.

Also include are "Presto Barbaro from On the Waterfront" by Leonard Bernstein, "March to the Scaffold," by Hector Berlioz, and Mike Francis' "Dreams of a Psychopath."

Dimnent Memorial Chapel is located on College Avenue at 12th Street.