Region - posted May, 22 2013
REGION- On Sunday, June 9, at 2 p.m. in Leamy Concert Hall, the Lewis J. Buckley Guest Artist Series continues with acclaimed band leader Dr. Jeffrey Renshaw of the University of Connecticut. Conductor Jeffrey Renshaw is acclaimed by critics as a conductor whose performances are, “both atmospheric and incisive,” and is respected worldwide for his dynamic interpretations and extensive command of wind ensemble and contemporary repertoire. At the University of Connecticut he is Professor of Conducting, conductor of the University Wind Ensemble, Symphony Orchestra from 1996-2011, Artistic Director of the Raymond and Beverly Sackler Prize in Composition, and Chair of Conducting and Ensembles. He received his Master of Music and Doctor of Musical Arts degrees in conducting from the Eastman School of Music. This event is free and open to the public. No tickets are required. Leamy Concert Hall is located at 15 Mohegan Avenue, New London, and is accessible to the handicapped. For more information on the Coast Guard Band, visit www.uscg.mil/band or call the Concert Information Line at 860-701-6826.