Dordt College News

March 8 concert

February 28, 2005

The Dordt College Campus Community Band, Concert Band and Jazz Band will present a joint performance Tuesday, March 8, 7:30 p.m. at the B.J. Haan Auditorium in Sioux Center. Concert Band

The Campus-Community Band, directed by Dr. Henry Duitman, will open the program with a British march by Zo Elliot, followed by “Llwyn Onn,” by Brian Hogg; “Mystery on Mena Mountain” by Julie Giroux-West; and selections from “Les Misérables.”

A trombone choir will perform, “A Kensington Portrait,” by Jared Spears, followed by the Dordt College Concert Band, also directed by Dr. Duitman.

The concert band will present “Florentiner March;” “An Original Suite” by Gordon Jacob; “Homage to Machaut” by Ron Nelson; and “Suite Francaise” by Darius Milhaud.

The Dordt College Jazz Band, directed by Norman Gaines, will present a salute to Glenn Miller, with the songs “String of Pearls,” “Chatanooga Choo Choo” and “In the Mood.” Additional selections will include, “Hola, Senor Loco!” and “I Get A Kick Out of You.”

The concert is free, with a freewill offering being received to benefit music scholarships at Dordt.

Dordt College is a Christian liberal arts college with more than 300 U.S. and international students participating in ensembles, including four choral groups, two orchestras and three bands.

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