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Spring Orchestra Concert: "Music At A Time of War!”

Sunday, Feb. 12, 2023 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm MST

Boise State students performing on French horns during an orchestra concert

Sunday, Feb. 12, 2023, 7:30 – 9 p.m.
Morrison Center, Main Hall

The Boise State Symphony Orchestra, with guest faculty artists, will perform their Spring concert entitled “Music At A Time of War!” at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 12, 2023, in the Morrison Center Main Hall.

The Boise State Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Craig Purdy, will be joined by guest faculty artists Nicole Molumby, flute; Rachel Becker, oboe; and Zach Buie, trumpet, in a performance of Samuel Barber’s “Capricorn Concerto.” Each of the works featured on this program was written between the war years of 1942-1945.

The program also features Paul Creston’s “Fanfare for Paratroopers,” William Walton’s “Two Pieces for Strings from “Henry the V,” Bohuslav Martinů’s “Memorial to Lidice,” Aaron Copland’s “Variations on A Shaker Melody” and Morton Gould’s “American Salute.”

Purchase tickets for the Spring Orchestra Concert on the Ticketmaster website.

  • Admission: $13.25 ($10 + $3.25 ticketing fee)
  • Children, students of any age, any institution with ID, and Boise State faculty, staff and students are admitted free (with ID).
  • Free tickets are available at the Morrison Center box office only.
  • Online tickets are subject to additional fees.
  • All ticket proceeds fund Boise State Music scholarships.

Follow the signs and the parking attendant’s directions for convenient parking for non-Boise State parking permit holders just south of the Morrison Center.