Artist Series Concerts & Premieres

Artist Series

Recent Artist Series appearances include Asbury University, Cumberland College, The Southeastern Kentucky Arts Society, First United Methodist Church (Frankfort), Jessamine County Kentucky River Authority, Lindsay Wilson College, and The Maysville Arts Society.


The band has had a role in premiering and/or commissioning several works. Many of these have been special arrangements by band members David Henderson, Michael West, Louis Bourgois, and conductor Ronald Holz. The band has premiered several significant brass concerti, including the American premiere of Aagard-Nielsen’s Cornet Concerto (with Roger Webster at the 1998 ITG) and Burgmayer’s Concerto for Tuba (with Skip Gray at the November 2002 Concertante subscription concert). The band commissioned a special work for the 1997 Midwest Clinic concert, Richard Domek’s An Ellington Suite.