ECSU Albemarle Symphony Orchestra held on April 25
Kesha Williams April 23, 2013
The Music Department at Elizabeth City State University presents the ECSU Albemarle
Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Professor Todd Parrish at 7:30 p.m. on
April 25. The program will include a performance by Dr. Roosevelt Newson, ECSU's first
Spangler Endowed Professor and the chairperson of the ECSU Music Department. Newson,
the piano soloist for the evening, will perform George Gershwin's "Rhapsody in Blue."
Other works on the program include Edward Elgar's "Pomp and Circumstance March No.
4" and the finale from Dvorak's New World Symphony. The orchestra is comprised of
ECSU students and other musicians from the greater Albemarle area. The performance
is free and open to the public.