Two CUSD 115 bands will premiere two brand new works for concert band from composer Tm Corpus during the district's Fine Arts Festival set for March 16.
The eigth-grade band from Yorkville Middle School and the Yorkville High School Wind Ensemble Band will perform "The Lost City," a musical piece about the mythical city of Atlantis and "From Many, One," a piece that explores the individuality of different instruments and the sound of the concert band.
The pieces will be premiered at 1:45 p.m. in the Yorkville Middle School on March 16.
Corpus will be in residence at the schools during March to work with the bands on the musical pieces. Corpus, who is also a percussionist, will host a master class for percussion students.
The Fine Arts Festival runs from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. at Yorkville Middle School. For more information visit www.yorkvillebands.com.