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Dordt College presents April 27 Instrumental Ensembles Concert
April 20, 2012
Dordt College presents an Instrumental Ensembles Concert on Friday, April 27, at 7:30 p.m. in the B.J. Haan Auditorium. Campus-Community Band, Concert Band, Jazz Band, and a Chamber Winds ensemble will perform in this final band concert of the semester. In addition, retiring professor of music Dr. Karen De Mol will be honored at a reception following the concert.
The Campus-Community Band, an ensemble consisting of both Dordt College students and exceptional musicians from the community, will perform works by Lipton, Giroux, Strommen, as well as Cajun Folk Songs by Ticheli.
The Concert Band will perform pieces by Stamp, Ito, Ewazen, and the powerful “March to the Scaffold” from Symphonie Fantastique by Berlioz.
The Chamber Winds will perform Mendelssohn’s Overture in C Major, Op. 24. Winds ensembles are directed by Bradley Miedema.
The Jazz Band will present a variety of big band-style songs. The ensemble is led by Scott Olson.
The concert is free, and a freewill offering will be received.