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Principal Guest Conductor Nipatdh Kanchanahuta conducts the UCLA Wind Ensemble

March 7th, 2011 · No Comments

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Principal Guest Conductor Nipatdh Kanchanahuta joined the UCLA Wind Ensemble on March 2, 2011, performing “Chakra” by Narong Prangcharoen in Schoenberg Hall on the UCLA campus. Nipatdh Kanchanahuta is the Conductor of the Wind Symphony at Kasetsart University in Bangkok, Thailand.

Composer Narong Prangcharoen has taught in the Western Music Department of Srinakharinwirot University, Bangkok, Thailand, and has served as an Instructional Assistant Professor of Music in Composition at Illinois State University. In addition to working as a freelance composer, he is currently teaching at the Community Music and Dance Academy of the Conservatory of Music, University of Missouri in Kansas City. Prangcharoen is the founder of the Thailand Composition Festival in Bangkok, Thailand, now in its fifth year.

UCLA Wind Ensemble performing \"Chakra\" by Narong Prangcharoen <

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