Valley City State University Assistant Professor Jorge Variego's work entitled "The End Unplugged" will be performed by The Excelsior Trio February 4, 2013, 7:30 pm at VCSU. This is the first stop on their spring concert tour through North Dakota, Nebraska, Colorado, Iowa and Wyoming.
The Excelsior Trio members are Deb Harris, Russ Peterson, and Jay Hershberger, all who teach at Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota. They are also principal players in the Fargo-Moorhead Symphony. Since officially forming the group in 2009, Excelsior Trio has performed around the world, including appearances at the World Saxophone Congress in St. Andrews, Scotland, and Athens, GA, and the National Flute Association Convention in Anaheim, CA.
The recital program also includes works by Jennifer Higdon, Russell Peterson, Chick Corea, Dave Kos, Ian Clarke and others.
The event will also be streamed live through this website: http://www.vcsu.edu/media/