Premiere Overture Carnegie Hall
Overture Premiers in Carnegie Hall
Wittrock conducted the premier of the composition Overture in Carnegie Hall New York. The premier was performed by the DCA Wind Orchestra.
As the composer in residence for the New York Wind Band Festival 2020, Wittrock composed Overture for the Showcase Concert performed by the DCA Wind Orchestra from Fort Lauderdale Florida. Sheldon A. McLean, director of the orchestra, gave the honor to Wittrock to conduct the world premiere. The orchestra received a Gold Medal for their overall performance in Carnegie Hall.
Overture combines different styles of music into an energetic piece for concert band and is available via World Projects.
Wittrock and Sheldon McLean
The Carnegie Hall building in New York