Fox Valley Concert Band Holiday Concert
December 13, 7:30 pm–9:00 pmFree
The Fox Valley Concert Band under the direction of Marc Sackman will give its annual Holiday Concert on the UW Oshkosh Fox Cities Campus at 7:30 pm in Perry Hall. The concert will feature a wide range of musical genres and styles, from the modern classical with our opening number, “Festive Overture” by Dmitri Shostakovich to jazz and Artie Shaw’s “Concerto for Clarinet”, with soloist Althea Rosenberg. The band will present two contemporary pieces, “City Trees” by Michael Markowski and Eric Whitacre’s “Lux Aurumque.” Other pieces include “March of the Belgian Parachutists” by Pierre Leemans. Plus “Selections from the Sound of Music,”for which the band will be joined by vocalists Kim Hoffman, Barb Whitcomb and David Bourgeois. And of course, some holiday music to help celebrate the season. The concert is free and open to the public.