Colorado Wind Ensemble Dances with Winds
The Colorado Wind Ensemble, the metro area’s urban wind symphony, presents dance music from around the globe in Dances with Winds, with special guest artists the Hannah Kahn Dance Company in two performances: Thursday, May 15 at 7:30pm at the Wolf Theater at the Mizel Arts and Culture Center, 350 S Dahlia St, Denver 80246; and Saturday, May 17 at 7:30pm at the Lakewood Cultural Center, 470 S Allison Pkwy, Lakewood 80226.
The concert features expressive and energetic music in classic and contemporary veins, including the strut of New Orleans in J’ai été au bal by Grantham, the Mexican Danzon no. 2 by Arturo Marquez, Festive Overture by Shostakovich, Irish Tune from County Derry by Grainger, and The Solitary Dancer by Warren Benson. Original choreography by Hannah Kahn is set to John Mackey’s Strange Humors and David Maslanka’s Quintet no. 2 for Winds.
Thursday, May 15 7:30pm
Elaine Wolf Theater at the Mizel Arts and Culture Center
350 S Dahlia St, Denver 80246
Tickets: $15 general adult, $12 senior and student, $5 child