Chadron State College
Chadron State College

Eight music performances remain this fall

Oct 15, 2017

CHADRON – The remainder of Chadron State College's fall music calendar includes eight performances, all at 7 Memorial Hall’s Auditorium, unless otherwise noted:

Dr. Mckay Tebbs’ solo guitar recital at 7 p.m. Oct. 28 in the Sandoz Center Chicoine Atrium.

The Concert Choir and Community Choir’s fall concert Nov. 5 at the Chadron Arts Center. Highlights include a five-movement work by Eric Whitacre, a cappella madrigals, a choral setting of “Make Them Hear You” from the musical “Ragtime,” and some gospel pieces.

The Wind Symphony and Community Band’s combined fall performance Nov. 10, the under the direction of new band director Dr. Michael Knight.

Dr. Michael Stephens and Dr. Jim Margetts will present a Graves Lecture at 6 p.m. Nov. 14, featuring a piece for saxophone and piano Stephens was commissioned to compose for the Nebraska Music Teachers Association conference earlier this month.

The Jazz Band and Vocal Jazz will perform a concert of jazz standards and new jazz arrangements of popular tunes Dec. 5.

Guitar students of Dr. Mckay Tebbs will be showcased at noon Dec. 6 in the Sandoz Center’s Chicoine Atrium.

All of the music department’s ensembles will join together to perform holiday-inspired music at the Dec. 7 Holiday Concert at 7:30 p.m.

The final music event of the semester will be a Guitar Ensemble and Keyboard Ensemble performance Dec. 9, directed by Dr. Mckay Tebbs and Dr. Brooks Hafey, respectively, perform music arranged for several guitars as well as two pianists playing one piano at the same time.