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Symphony Band: U-M Music School.
Michael Haithcock leads this music student ensemble in a program celebrating the legacy of local Pulitzer Prize-winning composer William Bolcom, including a performance of his Concerto for Soprano Saxophone and Band featuring U-M saxophone professor Timothy McAllister. Also, works by Bolcom’s teacher, Darius Milhaud, Mozart, and a piece by MSU composition professor Zhou Tian that connects American and Chinese musical traditions. Preceded at 7:15 p.m. by a brief talk. 8 p.m., Hill Auditorium. Free. 615–3204.