The University of Massachusetts Amherst
HFA - College of Humanities & Fine Arts view HFA submenu
Section Menu

Wind Ensemble & Symphony Band

Greg Spiridopoulos
Greg Spiridopoulos

Wednesday, March 9, 2022, 7:30pm, Tillis Performance Hall
$10 General public; $5 students/seniors/UMass employees; Free for UMass students w/ ID

Wind Ensemble and Symphony Band

Matthew Westgate, conductor; Samantha Franciosa, graduate conductor

Gregory Spiridopoulos, trombone soloist


Featuring the premieres of works for Trombone & Wind Ensemble by UMass faculty Jeffrey Holmes & Felipe Salles (commissioned by Greg Spiridopoulos)

Mother of a Revolution (2019) - Omar Thomas
Dream Machine (2016) - Katherine Bergman
Suite Francaise, Op. 248b (1944) - Darius Milhaud
October (2000) - Eric Whitacre
Festal Scenes (1988) - Yasuhide Ito

Dancing Fire (2016) - Kevin Day
Asynchronous, Synchronously (2021) - Felipe Salles (Greg Spiridopoulos, trombone)
Concerto for Trombone and Wind Ensemble: A Nautical Trilogy (2022) - Jeffrey Holmes (Greg Spiridopoulos, trombone)
Danzon No. 2 (1994) - Arturo Marquez, arr. Nickel



All attendees to Dept. of Music & Dance events must:

  • Wear a face mask regardless of vaccination status.
  • Be prepared to show proof of full vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test within the last 72 hours. UMass students, faculty, and staff can show their UCard as proof of vaccination.

Please click here for a full policy statement detailing what forms of proof and ID will be necessary to attend this event.


For updated information on COVID-19 safety protocols, please see our current policy statement =>