Events by EventfulWind Symphony Concert: “The Divine Comedy”
For their final performance of the semester the Wind Symphony will perform music depicting aspects of faith and comedy. The group presents works by Shostakovich, Tschesnokoff, and Dello Joio, but the major work on this program in Robert W. Smith's Symphony No. 1, The Divine Comedy. This large work is based on Dante Alighieri's literary classic about travels to hell, to purgatory, and finally to paradise as he hopes to attain a glimpse of the face of God.