More than Voices and Steel

Event Date(s): 26/04/2009

The Department of Creative and Festival Arts will present its 14th Ensemble Recital, entitled “More than Voices and Steel”, at the Open Campus Auditorium, Gordon Street, St. Augustine on Sunday 26th April, 2009 at 4.00 p.m. This performance features approximately 120 students, with each student performing in at least two ensembles.

Seven ensembles will be featured for the evening’s performance: the Festival Arts Chorale, The UWI Percussion Ensemble, Afro-Caribbean Rhythm Band (African Drums), Steelpan Ensembles including the UWI Festival Steel Ensemble, and the UWI Caribbean Contemporary Music Workshop (a combination of electronic, steel, woodwind and brass instruments). A wide repertoire of music will be performed by the ensembles: Classical, Calypso, Folk and Jazz.

General Admission: $50.00; Students: $30.00; Children under 12 years: free admission.

For more information please contact the Department of Creative and Festival Arts Office: 663-2141 / 663-2222 (direct lines) or PBX: 662-2002 Ext. 2510/3791/3792; email Marissa.Brooks@sta.uwi.edu.