2010-02-18 / About Town

Wind ensemble concert this Sunday

The R.I. Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Robert Franzblau, will present a winter community concert this Sunday, Feb. 21, at 7 p.m. in the atrium of the Newport Marriott Hotel. The event is hosted by the Seamen’s Church Institute of Newport.

The concert will feature the music of Whitacre, Host, Grainger and Strauss. Marisa Martinez, an accomplished flutist for more than 20 years, will be featured as a soloist during the performance.

Although the concert is free and open to the public, donations to benefit the work of Seamen’s Church Institute in the community will be accepted at the door.

Call Seamen’s Church Institute at 847-4260 or visit www.seamensnewport. org for more information.

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