Conductors' Concert: UMD Wind & Symphony Orchestra

Conductors' Concert

UMD Wind & Symphony Orchestra
Saturday, April 20, 2024 • 8PM
Photo by David Andrews.
Special Announcement: 

The livestream of this event will only be available to view during the performance. The video will not be available for viewing after the concert.

Event Attributes

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Estimated Length: 
2 hours


UMD Symphony Orchestra and UMD Wind Orchestra
David Neely and Michael Votta, Jr., music directors

The UMD Symphony Orchestra and UMD Wind Orchestra combine for this concert led by members of the graduate conducting studios. Professional guest conductors often appear by invitation and hold workshops with UMD School of Music students in preparation for this concert.


Repertoire to be announced closer to the performance.


UMD Symphony Orchestra (UMSO)

Through its committed and polished performances under the baton of David Neely, UMSO is dedicated to the power of musical communication. In its repertoire, the orchestra explores the intersection between traditional symphonic masterworks and marginalized works from various eras, with many programs featuring composers of diverse backgrounds.

UMD Wind Orchestra (UMWO)

Led by Michael Votta, Jr., UMWO is a leader among collegiate ensembles in premiering new works for winds. This season’s engaging performances will feature faculty soloists and world premieres of new works and masterworks of the 20th and 21st centuries.