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Festival of Music Presents Rosewind Quintet in 8th Annual Play it Forward Outreach Residency

Chamber Music

The Rosewind Quintet will perform in company with Whatcom County student musicians in a free public concert as the culimination of the Bellingham Festival of Music's annual outreach residency. Graduate students from the prestigious Colburn Conservatory in Los Angeles, the wind ensemble will spend a week entertaining, mentoring and coaching students in Whatcom County middle and high schools, traveling as far north as Mt. Baker high school. The group will also coach an ensemble from Western Washington University helping the musicians put together their own outreach program which will then travel to Skagit County during spring break for WWU Play it Forward in Skagit public schools. The residency, which is organized in collaboration with the Whatcom Symphony, is one prong of the Festival's active outreach and engagement initiative designed to share the love of music with all.