The New England Winds

Hartwick Welcomes New England Winds for Free Concert

March 8, 2011

The New England Winds, members of the United States Air Force Band of Liberty, will offer a free concert on Saturday, March 12 at 2 p.m. in Anderson Theatre of Anderson Center for the Arts on the Hartwick College campus. The public is invited to attend.

The New England Winds has been recognized by audiences throughout the northeast United States for its passionate and refined performances. Concertgoers have been treated to challenging repertoire with music from the Baroque era to newly commissioned works. Performing at events from small stage recitals to the International Double Reed Convention, the New England Winds' versatility and ability to interact with listeners on an intimate level has left audiences with memories of compelling and expressive music-making.

Every member of the quintet is a dedicated chamber player with years of study on his or her instrument. As professional military musicians, The United States Air Force Band of Liberty is dedicated to using the power of music to inspire Air Force members and the nation, producing innovative musical programs and products, and communicating Air Force excellence throughout New England and around the globe.

For more information, contact the Hartwick College Department of Music at 607-431-4800.

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Hartwick College is a private liberal arts and sciences college of 1,500 students, located in Oneonta, NY, in the northern foothills of the Catskill Mountains. Hartwick's expansive curriculum emphasizes a uniquely experiential approach to the liberal arts. Through personalized teaching, collaborative research, a unique January Term, a wide range of internships, and vast study-abroad opportunities, Hartwick ensures that students are prepared for the world ahead. A Three-Year Bachelor's Degree Program and strong financial aid and scholarship offerings keep a Hartwick education affordable.

Contact: Christopher Lott
Phone: 607-431-4030