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Boston Brass to perform at Wingate University

1/5/2010
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NEWS RELEASE Contact: Jennifer Gaskins
Director of Marketing & Communications
jgaskins@wingate.edu 704-233-8117

Wingate, N.C. – Boston Brass will perform at Wingate University on Jan. 14 at 7:30 p.m. in the George A. Batte, Jr. Fine Arts Center on campus.

Boston Brass performs as many as 100 concerts a year having played in Tokyo, Singapore and Hong Kong; and many places in the U.S. including New York, Minneapolis, Portland and San Antonio. They have recorded several albums and were featured on The CBS Early Show and NPR’s Performance Today.

The performance at Wingate will include classical arrangements, vocal harmony and jazz standards. Part of the performance will feature “Latin Night,” a mix of styles from Spain, Latin America and Brazil. Tickets are $20 and can be purchase online at www.wingate.edu/culture or by phone at 704-233-8316. To learn more about Boston Brass, visit their website: www.bostonbrass.com.

Founded in 1896, Wingate University is a private four-year co-educational institution of 2,159 students offering active learning opportunities through personalized instruction, world travel, career discovery and community service.

Wingate offers more than 40 undergraduate majors in arts and sciences, business, communication, education, fine arts, music and sport sciences. It also offers graduate degrees in business, education, physician assistant studies and sport administration. In addition, the school awards the doctor of pharmacy and the doctor of education degrees.

Bulldog student-athletes compete in 19 NCAA Division II sports. Wingate University has won the South Atlantic Conference Echols Athletic Excellence Award for the past three years.
www.wingate.edu