Band Concert Set for April 8 at Washington Pavilion

The Augustana Band and the Augustana Wind Ensemble will perform a Spring Concert at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 8, at the Washington Pavilion’s Mary W. Sommervold Hall.

Tickets are $12 for adults and $8 for non-Augustana students and seniors. Tickets are free for those with a valid Augustana ID. Tickets are available at

The concert will feature student soloists Michael King, oboe, and Joanna Qualm, flute, and will include a guest performance by the Heartland Handbells under the direction of Jack Mohlenhoff.

The concert will also feature the Augustana College/Community Concert Band.

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

The Augustana Band performance will include the following selections:

  • Fanfare for Saint Cecilia by Philip Sparke
  • Beyond the Horizon by Rossano Galante
  • Lincolnshire Posy by Percy Grainger (ed by Frederick Fennell)

The performance will include a guest appearance by the Heartland Handbells.

The Augustana Wind Ensemble performance will include the following selections:

  • Concerto for Oboe in C by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Movement 3 orchestrated by Christopher Walker
    Michael King, senior, oboe soloist
  • A Symphony of Fables by Julie Giroux
    II. The Pied Piper of Hamelin
    Joanna Qualm, senior, flute soloist

The Augustana College/Community Concert Band performance will include the following selections:

  • Reverberations by Brian Balmages
  • American Flourish by Robert W. Smith
  • Eye of the Falcon by Ed Huckeby 


Kelly Sprecher
Director of Communications & Media Relations