Skip to main content
Intellect

Symphonic Band to present "David" Feb. 24

The Symphonic Band at Brigham Young University, conducted by Kirt Saville, will be performing Stephen Melillo's "David" on Feb. 24 at 7:30 p.m. in the de Jong Concert Hall.

This epic work depicts the story of David, his faith and devotion, and his inspired battle with Goliath. The Symphonic Band features approximately 85 student musicians performing full concert band instrumentations.

Tickets are $6 and can be purchased through the Fine Arts Ticket Office (801) 422-4322, or online at BYUArts.com/tickets.

The program will also include works by Claude Debussy, Percy Grainger, Scott Boerma and Clifton Williams. Soprano soloist Diane Reich will also be featured.

Diane Reich is a professor of voice at BYU and teaches vocal and opera literature. She previously served as the Director of Opera at Central Washington University. She earned doctoral and master’s degrees from Indiana University.

For more information, contact Kirt Saville at (801) 422-7423, kirt_saville@byu.edu.

Writer: Melissa Connor

Related Articles
data-content-type="article"
July 27, 2021
Amy Jensen, associate dean of the College of Fine Arts and Communications, delivered Tuesday’s forum address. She spoke on why our bodies matter in today’s digital world. More specifically, she explained that being more intentional about how we use and where we place our bodies can help us grow and cultivate a deeper understanding of others.
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText= overrideTextAlignment=
data-content-type="article"
July 25, 2021
New research finds that children who engaged with princess culture were more likely to hold progressive views about women and subscribe less to attitudes of toxic masculinity.
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText= overrideTextAlignment=
data-content-type="article"
July 21, 2021
Immigrant communities such as a Finnish settlement in Scofield and a Chinese community in Salt Lake City may not be as well-known or remembered but still play an important part of Utah’s history — a history rich with diverse stories of faith and perseverance.
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText= overrideTextAlignment=
overrideBackgroundColorOrImage= overrideTextColor= overrideTextAlignment= overrideCardHideSection=false overrideCardHideByline=false overrideCardHideDescription=false overridebuttonBgColor= overrideButtonText=