Date(s) - 02/22/2020
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center
“Bernstein, Benny, and Pierson”
Saturday, February 22, 7:00 p.m., Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center, Chester, NY
(Snow date: Sunday, February 23, 3:00 p.m.)
The West Point Band’s Masterworks series continues with this dynamic performance featuring powerhouse soloist Staff Sgt. Keith Kile as he presents the world premiere of the Concerto for Tuba and Wind Ensemble by Brooke Pierson. This program satisfies everyone’s tastes, with jazz-inflected solos like Benny and Lionel, featuring Staff Sgt. Manuel Ramos on clarinet and Sgt. 1st Class Craig Bitterman on vibraphone. Great concert works like Alfred Reed’s Hounds of Spring, and swing selections from the hit musical Thoroughly Modern Millie will round out the evening.
Please note, Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center requires tickets for this event. Tickets are free and can be reserved at https://www.sugarloafpacny.com.
Free and open to the Public