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Furman Symphonic Winds in Concert

Furman Symphonic Winds will present its fall concert Thursday, Nov. 19, at 8 p.m. in McAlister Auditorium on the Furman University campus, Greenville, S.C. “Jubilee!” is presented by the Furman Department of Music and features Furman’s Director of Bands, Leslie W. Hicken, who conducts the 85-member Symphonic Winds. Also conducting are Furman senior music education majors Hannah Carlson of Tallahassee, Fla., and Alex Helms of Rock Hill, S.C. Music and arrangements by John Philip Sousa, William Byrd, Gordon Jacob, Ron Nelson, and guest composer Edward Green will be part of the program along with a Consortium World Premiere of Symphony in E-flat for Concert Wind Ensemble (revised 2014) by Green.