OCC Music Department Spring Concert April 21
The Olney Central College Music Department will present its final department-wide concert of the 2016-2017 season, with the Spring Concert at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 21.
This concert will include performances by the Concert Band, Concert Choir and Jazz Ensemble. The Concert Band will conclude its season of performances with the theme “Stages,” addressing the changes and paths we take on our journey in life. Selections include from the musical “Hamilton,” a version of “My Shot” that affirms hope towards a better life; “Such Small Things,” about the birth of a child, and “Jumpstart,” representing endings leading to new beginnings.
The OCC Concert Choir proudly presents a tribute to George Gershwin on the 80th anniversary of the composer’s death. The choir will feature such hits as: “Fascinating Rhythm,” “I’ve Got a Crush on You,” and “Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off.”
The Jazz Ensemble will present combo performances that will encourage our musicians to take many fearless leaps of improvisation. Music featured includes selections by Miles Davis and Herbie Hancock.
Admission to the Spring Concert is $5 at the door.