David Maslanka's other-worldly, gentle spirit permeates his music. He has been celebrated for his immense contribution to wind, brass and percussion literature, and finds a unique soul in their voices. This celebration of his music will present Wind Quintet No. 3, Little Concerto for Six Players, and selections from his Song Book for alto saxophone and marimba.
Featuring Fifth Inversion Quintet, Patrick Roulet and Fred Winkler.
Adults $15, Students $5
The Woodwind Quintet: A Closer Look
Fifth Inversion's Erika Block will be presenting a class on the history of the woodwind quintet through WWU's Academy for Lifelong Learning. Classes will meet Tuesdays, March 20 and 27 from 1:00pm-3:00pm at the Fairhaven Ferry Terminal. Registration available through WWU.
The March 20 class will include a discussion and listening to recordings, with some history and background on the woodwind quintet. March 27 features a discussion with Fifth Inversion and a performance of a selection from Maslanka Quintet No 3.