Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Weber Concerto with WSU Summer Orchestra

Faculty artist Scott Oakes appeared as soloist with the WSU Summer Orchestra at 7:30pm on Friday, July 20, in Wiedemann Hall. The concert, led by Mark Laycock, featured music by Tchaikovsky, Weber, Sarasate, and Surinach. Oakes, Principal Bassoon of the Wichita Symphony Orchestra, performed the Bassoon Concerto in F Major by Carl Maria von Weber, a German composer, conductor, pianist, and critic active in the early Romantic period.