•American Composer Samuel Barber's First Essay for Orchestra  

•The beloved Appalachian Spring composed by Aaron Copland premiered in 1944 and has achieved widespread and enduring popularity as an orchestral suite.

•Allan Gilliland, a contemporary Canadian composer wrote A Jazz Concerto for Trumpet in Dreaming of the Masters III.  The Symphony is thrilled to feature the incredibly talented Dr. Nick Schroeder on Trumpet for this presentation (Nick bio and photo)

•The Hutchinson Community College nationally acclaimed and award-winning jazz vocal group Badinage will delight us, performing under the direction of Neal Allsup.