Around the World in 80 Minutes Concert Set for Sunday, April 27

Ferris State UniversityFerris State University’s Symphony Band, West Central Orchestra Concert Band and West Central Chamber Orchestra will host an “Around the World in 80 Minutes” concert on Sunday, April 27 beginning at 4 p.m. in Williams Auditorium.

The event focuses on music from, about and inspired by countries, regions and continents, including: Africa, Australia, Austria, Central and Eastern Europe, China, England, Finland, France, Greece, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea, North Africa, Spain, Thailand and the U.S.

The concert will also feature special recognition of graduating Ferris students as well as the presentations of the annual Susan and Ernest Wenger Band Scholarship and the Dacho and Ruth Dachoff Outstanding Musician Award.

This event is free and open to the public. For additional information, please contact Richard Scott Cohen at

Last updated: 04-22-2014