UNCSA celebrates the 38-year career of its founding Jazz Ensemble leader, Ronald Rudkin, clarinet, with his solo appearance with the UNCSA Wind Ensemble and Chamber Winds. In celebration of his retirement, Rudkin will perform Concerto for Clarinet by famous bandleader Artie Shaw and the highly energetic and groundbreaking “Prelude, Fugue and Riffs” by Leonard Bernstein. Frank Ticheli’s “Blue Shades” is also on the program. Wind Ensemble Music Director Mark A. Norman will conduct.
Ronald Rudkin, Clarinet Soloist
Mark A. Norman, Wind Ensemble Music Director/Conductor
Program to include:
- Artie Shaw Concerto for Clarinet
- Leonard Bernstein “Prelude, Fugue and Riffs”
- Frank Ticheli “Blue Shades”