McDaniel College’s Department of Music will present The McDaniel College Band in concert Friday, December 7 at 7:00 p.m. The concert will take place in WMC Alumni Hall.
Linda Kirkpatrick directs the band, which features more than 60 students, faculty members, band alumni and community musicians. The band has a vast repertoire and performs everything from classical to pops.
Three pieces will be conducted by students: Victor Herbert’s “March of the Toys/Toyland” will be conducted by Sarah Lange, Andre Jutrus’ “C’est Noel (It Is Christmas!)” by Kent Hu, and Franz Gruber’s “Stille Nacht” by Luis Ortiz. Also on the program are “The Boys of Wexford” by Robert Dwyer Joyce, arranged by Sammy Nestico, “Sleigh Ride” by Leroy Anderson, “Farandole” (from “L’Arlesienne”) by Georges Bizet, Symphonic Dance No. 3 (“Fiesta”) by Clifton Williams, and “Sacred Heart” by Jay Bocook, director of the College’s summer music camp.
The concert is free and open to the public. For more information, call 410-857-2599.
Friday, December 7, 2012 at 7:00pm