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Conductor works with students on commissioned piece

Conductor works with students on commissioned piece

March 1st, 2011 in News

Kirt Mosier determines which violin is coming in too early on a 16th note as ninth-grade orchestra students play a few bars of his composition "Jefferson's Procession" on Monday at Simonsen.

Photo by Kelley McCall

Nationally-known composer Kirt Mosier visited Jefferson City Public Schools orchestra classrooms Monday to review his original work, "Jefferson's Procession," commissioned by the Jay Orchestra's Booster Club.

The work will debut at the All-District Orchestra Concert, which is set for 7 p.m. March 8 in the Jefferson City High School Fleming Fieldhouse.