Brandon Keith Brown, the newly appointed director for the orchestral program, will lead the Brown University Orchestra for a pair a concert performances. Described by the Department of Music as a conductor that embodies the "American spirit with German musical tradition," Brown will lead the orchestra for the first time this academic year. Composed mostly of students who auditioned for positions, the Brown University Orchestra is made up of 110 members that include violists, cellists, bass players and many other musicians. Free and open to the public, both events begin at 8 p.m. in Sayles Hall, Auditorium, the College Green.