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Music department to hold spring concert April 23

Music department to hold spring concert April 23

NORFOLK, Neb. – What do Neil Diamond, a classic hymn, a Ukrainian lullaby, and a Stephen Sondheim composition have in common? They will all be performed by the Northeast Community College Concert Choir along with other selections by the Northeast College/Community Concert Band at the annual Spring Concert.

The concert will be held Sun., April 23, at 2 p.m., in the Lifelong Learning Center on the Norfolk campus. It will feature selections by the Northeast College/Community Concert Band and Concert Choir.

Vocal selections by the Concert Choir, directed by Margaret Schultz, vocal music instructor/director of choral activities, will include Down by the Riverside, arranged by Gibson; the Ukrainian lullaby, Oy Khodyt Son, arranged by Martinez; A Song Sung Once, arranged by Bernon (Women’s choir); No One is Alone from Into the Woods, arranged by Brymer; Sweet Caroline, arranged Shaw (Men’s Choir); Sing Gently, arranged by Whitacre; and Four Witticisms, by Alexander. 

Dr. Linda Boullion is accompanist for the Concert Choir. 

Concert Choir members include: 

Alto – Kathryn Carey, Norfolk; Reilly Donscheski, Palmer; Rachael Neurnberger, Wakefield; Alexis Pallat, Seward; Trinity Peltier, Cozad; Hannah Santos, Albion; Rhiannon Van Fleet, Norfolk; Hanna Vokoun, Chelsea, Iowa.

Soprano – Lela Frerichs, Stanton; Alexandra Guenther, Norfolk; Emily Hespe, Springview; Destiny Holland, Norfolk; Shelby Klaumann, Gladstone; Hailey Seagren, Wausa; Hannah Taylor, Norfolk.

Tenor – Drake Boyle, Norfolk; Connor Larsen, Tilden; Jeremiah Polak, Coleridge; Collin Sowards, Maryville, Mo.; James Torres, Madison.

Bass – Parker Barnes, Wahoo; Grant Frerichs, Stanton; Carter Hasemann, Wayne; Aaron Johanson, Pierce; Kellan Sager, Norfolk; Ram Watters, Panama.

Selections to be performed by the Community/College Concert Band include selections from Meredith Wilson's The Music Man, Fiddler on the Roof, and from the Disney animated feature Encanto.

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

Members of the College/Community Concert Band include: 

Flute – Sydney Erickson, Norfolk; Carrie Jensen, Norfolk; David Klee, Columbus; Amber Knight, Madison; Leah Levin, Ashland; Virginia Maas, Hoskins; Ellie Phelps, Newman Grove; Marie Scheer, Madison; Linda Steele, Norfolk.

Oboe – Brooke Painter, Norfolk.

Bass Clarinet – Shyann Rohloff, Osmond; Jay Grote, Norfolk.

Euphoniums – Ken Hamsa, Norfolk; Riley Montoya, Newman Grove; James Schoenberner, Gayville, So. Dak.

Tuba – Devon Chambliess, West Point; Isaac Guenther, Norfolk; Seth Rivest, Battle Creek.

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

Bassoon – Melora Hirschman, Norfolk.

Alto Sax – Drake Boyle, Norfolk; Rhyan Greenough, Norfolk.

Horn – Bryon Hirschman, Norfolk; Pat Leavell, Norfolk; Cole Uzzell, Norfolk.

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

Clarinet – Becca Asbury, Norfolk; Karen Goetsch, Norfolk; Emma Green, Chambers; Hannah Santos, Albion; Sue Sieler, Norfolk; Jessica Stark, Plainview; Brianna Worley, Lincoln.

Percussion – Parker Barnes, Wahoo; Emily Carstens, Creighton; Caleb Neben, Lexington; Rhiannon Van Fleet, Norfolk.

Trombone – Noah Asbury, Norfolk; Tom Brodecky, Columbus; Chris Efta, Pierce; Josh Fulton, Stanton; Jacob Mann, Winside; Randy Neuharth, Norfolk; Jason Schmidt, Battle Creek.

Tenor Sax – Tory Stevens, Creighton.

The Spring Concert is free and open to the public. 


                                                                                         PHOTO CUTLINE 

Members of the Northeast Community College Concert Choir perform in concert earlier this season. The choir will join the Northeast Community College/Community Band for its annual Spring Concert on Sun., April 23, at 2 p.m., in the Lifelong Learning Center on the Norfolk campus.