Symphony Orchestra holds fall concert on November 15

Kesha Williams
November 09, 2009

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The ECSU Albemarle Symphony Orchestra will hold its fall concert at 3 p.m. on November 15 at the K.E White Graduate and Continuing Education Center. The concert is free.

Concert selections will include works by three well-known composers: Alfred Reed, one of America's most prolific and frequently performed composers, with more than two hundred published works for concert band, wind ensemble, orchestra, chorus, and chamber ensemble; Camille Saint-Saens, a French composer and co-founder of the Societe Nationale de Musique, who composed of over 300 musical works, including symphonic poems such as Danse Macabre and operas such as Samson et Dalila; and Gustav Holst, a British composer known for his choral part-songs, song cycles, operas and orchestral pieces, such as "The Planets."