The Williams College Department of Music presents a concert with the Williams College Wind Ensemble in Chapin Hall on Friday, May 11 at 8 p.m. This free event is open to the public.
In this concert titled In Evening’s Stillness… the Wind Ensemble presents music by Schwantner, Stucky, Alarcon, and more, featuring Ronald Feldman, cello and Anna DeLoi ’18, harp.
About Brian Messier
Prof. Brian Messier’s research on audience attraction, engagement, and retention has resulted in his participation in the New Audiences and Innovative Practices program in Iceland; guest speaking engagements in Minnesota and the Netherlands; and his appointment to the College Band Director’s National Association committee for the advancement of wind music in our culture. In addition to his position at Williams College, Messier is also Artistic Director of The Valley Winds and director of bands at Belchertown High School. Messier is in high demand as a clinician and guest conductor, and specializes in integrating collaborative practice and innovative techniques into the large ensemble setting.