Three Ensembles to Perform at Augustana Spring Band Concert

Event Details


Date: May 12, 2010

Times: 7:30 p.m.

Location: Elmen Center, Augustana College campus (33rd Street and Grange Avenue)

Ticket Info: Tickets are $5 for adults and free for children K-12. Purchase tickets in advance at www.augietickets.com or by calling the Augustana Box Office at 605.274.5320.

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The annual Augustana Spring Band Concert on Thursday, May 13, features three ensembles.

The 7:30 p.m. concert in the Elmen Center (33rd Street and Grange Avenue) includes performances by the Augustana Band, the Augustana Wind Ensemble, and the Augustana College/Community Concert Band.

Admission is $5 for adults, free for children K-12. Tickets can be purchased in advance at www.augietickets.com or by calling the Augustana Box Office at 605.274.5320.

The Augustana Band performance includes:

  • Royal Salute by Philip Sparke
  • J.S. Jig by Brant Karrick
  • Silverado by Bruce Broughton, arrangement by Randol Bass.

The Wind Ensemble performance includes:

  • Mr. Music! By Alfred Reed
  • Manhattan by Philip Sparke and featuring Augustana graduate Nathan Bleeker on trumpet.
  • Concertino for Marimba and Band by Paul Creston. Augustana senior Micah Jastram (Sioux Falls) is featured on marimba.

The College/Community Concert Band performance includes:

  • Proclamation and Symphonic Decree by Ed Huckeby
  • Monterosi by Jacob de Haan
  • Olympus by Barry Kopetz
  • The President’s March by Henry Fillmore, arrangement by Robert Foster.

The Augustana Band and Wind Ensemble are under the direction of Dr. Bruce T. Ammann, while the College/Community Concert Band is under the direction of Dr. Paul R. Schilf.


Augustana Box Office
Humanities Center
Phone: 605.274.5320
tickets@augie.edu
www.augietickets.com