On Friday, Dec. 7th, the University of Illinois Wind Symphony will be performing at Lake Zurich High School. The Wind Symphony is U of I’s top ensemble. Lake Zurich Bands are honored to have them come and share their music locally. The community will also welcome Lake Zurich High School Alumni Jared Cooney back to his alma mater as he is a member of the ensemble on clarinet.
The concert will begin on Friday at 7:30 in Lake Zurich's Performing Arts Center. The Wind Symphony is under the direction of Robert Rumbelow, head band director at University of Illinois. Music to be performed on the concert includes Percy Grainger’s Lincolnshire Posy and Aaron Copland’s moving A Lincoln Portrait.
The public is invited to attend this concert. In an effort to encourage students to attend the concert the cover charge is only $5 for adults, and $1 for students. Tickets will be available at the door.
More info about the concert is available by contacting Josh Thompson at 847-540-4204 or
More info about the Wind Symphony is available on the website.
This press release was provided by Lake Zurich School District 95.