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UW-Eau Claire Symphony Orchestra
To Perform Nov. 3

MAILED: Oct. 22, 2002

         EAU CLAIRE  The University Symphony Orchestra at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire will present a concert at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, in Gantner Concert Hall of the Haas Fine Arts Center.
             Directed by Nobuyoshi Yasuda, assistant professor of music, the orchestra will begin with Concerto for Cello in B minor, Op. 104, by Antonin Dvorak, featuring professor of music Paul Kosower on cello. The program also will include “Les Préludes, Symphonic Poem No. 3,” by Franz Liszt, Three Dances from the Opera “The Bartered Bride,” written by Beatrich Smetana and arranged by Hugo Riesenfeld, and Overture to “Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg” by Richard Wagner.
         The University Symphony Orchestra is a 60-member student ensemble that performs symphonic repertoire from the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. The ensemble presents an on-campus concert each semester, performs annually in a tour of high schools in Wisconsin and Minnesota, accompanies one fully-staged opera or musical play each year, and is a featured ensemble at the UW-Eau Claire Viennese Ball.
         Tickets, available at the University Service Center, (715) 836-3727 or 1-800-949-UWEC, are $5 for the general public; $4 for those 62 and older, children 17 and younger and faculty and staff with a university ID; and $1.50 for students with a university ID.
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Updated: October 22, 2002