Sauk Valley Community College

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SVCC Holiday Band Concert December 11

The Sauk Valley Community College Concert Band will hold its free annual holiday concert Sunday, December 11 at 2 p.m. in the SVCC East Mall.

The band, under the direction of Mark Bressler, will perform “Florentiner March” by Julius Fucik, “Fidelio Overture” by Ludwig van Beethoven, “Prelude to Act V (King Manfred)” by Carl Reinecke,“Courtly Airs and Dances” by Ron Nelson, “It's Beginning to Look Like Christmas” by Meredith Willson, “The Child and the Kings (Fantasia on Two Traditional Carols)” by Timothy Broege, “Christmas Pastorale (on In Dulci Jubilo)” by Johann Sebastian Bach/ and “In the Christmas Mood” by John Wasson.

The Sauk Concert Band is comprised of college musicians as well as adult and student musicians from throughout Northern Illinois. For more information on this free holiday event, contact the SVCC Music Department at 815-288-5511.