Monday concert features NSU Concert Band
The Northern State University Concert Band, under the direction of Terry Beckler, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Johnson Fine Arts Center.
Selections will include “Simple Gifts — Four Shaker Songs,” “Yorkshire Ballad,” “Alligator Alley” and “Washington Post.”
The concert, which is free and open to the public, will also feature performances by the NSU Percussion Ensemble, NSU Woodwind Quartet, NSU Flute Ensemble, NSU Gold Saxophone Quartet and NSU Maroon Saxophone Quartet.
Percussion Ensemble selections include “Oye Como Va” and “Sleep.” Flute Ensemble selections will include “Three American Folk Songs (From the Country, From the Great Plains, From the Sea),” theme from “Ice Castles” and “Looney Tunes Melody.”
The Woodwind Quartet will play “String Quartet in E Flat Major, Opus 20, No. 1: II, Mennet un poco allegretto.” The Gold Saxophone Quartet will play “String Quartet No. 13 in G Major, Opus 9, No. 3: IV, Finale: Presto” and “Intermezzo.” The Maroon Saxophone Quartet will play “The Muppets Show” and “5 Heads are Better Than 1.”