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Music department to hold Winter Concert Feb. 20

Music department to hold Winter Concert Feb. 20

NORFOLK, NE - The music department at Northeast Community College will host its annual winter concert in February. The concert will be held on Sun., Feb. 20, at 2 p.m., in the Lifelong Learning Center on the Norfolk campus. The event is free and open to the public.

The College/Community Concert Band, Percussion Ensemble and Concert Choir will take the stage.

Selections to be performed by the Community/College Concert Band include “Havendance,” by David Holsinger; “Jubilance,” by James Swearingen; “Moravian Dance,” by Travis Weller; and “Klaxon,” by Henry Fillmore.  

The Percussion Ensemble will perform “Let the Big Dawg Eat,” by Chris Brooks.

Selections to be performed by the Concert Choir include “Welcome, Welcome Winter,” and “And the Night Shall Be Filled with Music,” arrangements by Greg Gilpin; “Seasons of Love,” arrangement by Roger Emerson; and “Cold and Fugue Season,” arrangement by Ellen Foncannon.

The College/Community Concert Band is led by Kevin McLouth, instrumental music instructor/director of instrumental activities at Northeast.

Members of the Community/College Concert Band include:

Flute – Griffin Clausen, Neligh; David Klee, Columbus; Carrie Jensen, Norfolk; Virginia Maas, Hoskins; Hannah Maslonka, Battle Creek; Ellie Phelps, Newman Grove; Marie Scheer, Madison; Linda Steele, Norfolk.

Bass Clarinet – Shyann Rohloff, Osmond; Nate Ruhrer, Ponca.

Euphoniums – Ken Hamsa, Norfolk; Riley Montoya, Newman Grove; James Schoenberner, Gayville, So. Dak.; Elizabeth Valeriio Chairez, South Sioux City.

Trombone – Tom Brodecky, Columbus; Josh Fulton, Stanton; Randy Neuharth, Norfolk; Clint Oldehoeft, Exeter; Jason Schmidt, Battle Creek.

Trumpet – Chris Asbury, Norfolk; Kelly Asbury, Norfolk; Sarah Harrod, Norfolk; Lynn Matthies, Norfolk; Dominic Pavlik, Verdigre; Curtis Stevens, Creighton; Les Swanson, Norfolk; Hannah Vokoun, Chelsea, Iowa; Becky Walter, Norfolk.

Bassoon – Melora Hirschman, Norfolk.

Alto Sax – Serina Babcock, Verdigre; Drake Boyle, Norfolk; Rhyan Greenough, Norfolk; Alex Heiman, Randolph.

Baritone Saxophone – Ryan Ginn, Norfolk; Allie Kotrous, Verdigre.

Clarinet – Becca Asbury, Norfolk; Jennifer Fees, Madison; Karen Goetsch, Norfolk; Daniel Gubbels, Norfolk; Destiny Holland, Norfolk; Sue Sieler, Norfolk; Jessica Stark, Plainview.

Percussion – Emily Carstens, Creighton; Hunter Celesky, Ceresco; Charlie Henkel, Norfolk; Caleb Neben, Lexington; Rhiannon Van Fleet, Norfolk; Jeremy von Lau, Creighton.

Tuba – Garrett Jorgensen, Volin, So. Dak.; Seth Rivest, Battle Creek.

Horn – Bryon Hirschman, Norfolk; Kitra Hirschman, Norfolk; Pat Leavell, Norfolk.

Margaret Schultz, music instructor and vocal director, is the director of the Northeast Concert Choir. Linda Boullion is the accompanist.

Members of the Concert Choir include:

Alto – Taylor Arens, Crofton; Katherine Carey, Norfolk; Reilly Donscheski, Palmer; Destiny Holland, Norfolk; Rhiannon Van Fleet, Norfolk.

Tenor – Drake Boyle, Norfolk; Hannah Vokoun, Chelsea, Iowa.

Bass – Parker Barnes, Wahoo; Kellan Sager, Norfolk; Courtney Silvera, Brooklyn, NY.

Soprano – Bethany Borgheiinck, Newman Grove; Katherine Edmisten, Norfolk; Lela Frerichs, Stanton; Alexandria Guenther, Norfolk; Hannah Heron, Ord; Shelby Klaumann, Gladstone; Maya Marfileno, Norfolk; Leah Rast, Newman Grove; Claire Thompson, Hoskins; Madison Tunender, Atkinson.

The Northeast Mass Media – Broadcasting program will livestream the concert at It may also be viewed On Demand following the performance.