Concordia University Wisconsin’s University Band and Jazz Ensemble will combine to perform a spring concert on Friday, April 7 in the university’s Chapel of the Christ Triumphant, 12800 North Lake Shore Drive, Mequon.
Dr. Louis A. Menchaca, currently in his 25th year as chair of Concordia’s music department, will direct the Jazz Ensemble in the 7:30 p.m. concert. Johanna Anderson will be directing the University Band.
Among the band selections will be: The Thunderer March, John Philip Sousa; The Hounds of Spring, Alfred Reed; Crown Him With Many Crowns: A Fanfare Prelude – James Swearingen; and Highlights from “Beauty and the Beast,” Alan Menken. Jazz selections include “Fool Me Once,” Dean Sorenson; “Opus One,” Sy Oliver and Sid Garris; “A Night in Havana,” Victor Lopez; and “Power to Spare,” Jeff Jarvis.
Adult tickets can be purchased at the door for $8, while those 17 and under will be admitted FREE. For more information on music events, call 262-243-4405 or please click here.
— This story is written by Kali Thiel, director of university communications for Concordia University Wisconsin and Ann Arbor. She may be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 262-243-2149.
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