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Wingate University Wind Ensemble performs free concert

11/14/2011
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Wingate University Wind Ensemble
NEWS RELEASE
Contact: Kim Williams
Communications Writer
k.williams@wingate.edu 704-233-8320


Wingate, NC – The Wingate University Wind Ensemble will perform their final concert of the fall semester on Monday, Nov. 28 at 7:30 p.m. in McGee Theatre. The free concert entitled "The Music of Germany" will feature music by master German composers such as Johann Sebastian Bach, Johannes Brahms and Paul Hindemith.

The Wind Ensemble includes Wingate University students, local high school students and adults from the community. Contact Dawn Perry, Wingate University director of bands, at d.perry@wingate.edu or 704-233-8307 for more information.

About Wingate University
Wingate University, ranked as the 8th "best value" in the South by U.S. News & World Report, serves more than 2,500 students on three campuses in Wingate, Matthews and Hendersonville, N.C. Founded in 1896, the University offers 34 undergraduate majors, 37 minors and career concentrations, numerous pre-professional programs, graduate degrees in business, accounting, education, physician assistant studies and sport administration, and doctorates in pharmacy and education. With a 14 to 1 student/teacher ratio, Wingate students gain the tools and support needed to excel in academics and apply that learning toward an extraordinary career and life.

In addition to a robust intramural athletics program, Wingate student athletes compete in 19 NCAA Division II sports. The University has won the South Atlantic Conference Echols Athletic Excellence Award for the past five years. For more information, go to www.wingate.edu.