SIREN: How Suite It Is


How Suite It Is
Saturday, March 30, 2013 . 3PM

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On their first recital of the spring semester, critically acclaimed Graduate Fellowship Woodwind Quintet SIREN performs a recital of suites by these renowned 20th century composers: Ravel, Tomasi, Valjean and d’Rivera.

Preview by The Gazette

The quintet…came up with the name SIREN on their own…However, the name itself is not an acronym.

“It’s almost like an onomatopoeia,” [Matthew] Gray said. “… There are multiple meanings, like emergency sirens and sirens as, like, warnings or like the singing sirens from ‘The Odyssey’ mythology, that sort of thing.”

– WILL C. FRANKLIN, The Gazette, Thursday, March 28, 2013