Posted: February 8, 2012

Long Bay Symphony Wind Quintet comes to CCU

The Long Bay Symphony Wind Quintet will perform a concert of 20th century music at Coastal Carolina University's Thomas W. and Robin W. Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts Recital Hall on Sunday, Feb. 19, at 3 p.m. A ticket is required.

The quintet will feature the orchestra's principal woodwind players: Amy Hardison Tully on flute, Jessica Miller on oboe, Steve Skillman on horn, Beth Miller on clarinet and Michael Harley on bassoon. They will play a selection of works by composers Paul Hindemith, Astor Piazzolla, Darius Milhaud and George Gershwin. Attendees are invited to meet the musicians and enjoy light refreshments and tea at a reception held during intermission.

Tully, who directs the quintet, is an assistant music professor at CCU. She also serves as director of the Coastal Flute Choir, a voluntary organization dedicated to the cultural and musical enrichment of the Grand Strand and its surrounding communities.

Tickets are: general admission, $25; CCU and Horry Georgetown Technical College students, $5 (one per valid ID); CCU and HGTC faculty/staff, $20 (two per valid ID).

For more information, contact the Wheelwright Box Office from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 843-349-2502.

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