The College of St. Scholastica’s Concert Band will host high school students for a band festival at 5 p.m. on Monday in the Mitchell Auditorium.
This marks the second year the College has hosted the High School Honor Band Festival. A day of rehearsals and master classes will culminate in the 5 p.m. concert. The concert is free and open to the public.
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The College of St. Scholastica will host the Twin Ports Choral Project for a concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27 in the Mitchell Auditorium on campus.
The theme of the evening’s performance will be “It’s Complicated.” Musical selections will reflect on the complexity of relationships, and how they can cause joy, energy, sorrow, and confusion.
The musical selections will highlight the ups and downs of the complicated spiritual and secular relationships that each person faces in life. They’ll include: “A Boy and a Girl” by American composer Eric Whitacre; “Ich bin das Brot des Lebens” (“I Am the Bread of Life”) by German composer Wolfram Buchenberg; and “Dominus Regnavit” (“The Lord is King”) by Hungarian composer Levente Gyöngyösi.
Tickets are $10. For more information, visit spotlight.css.edu or call 218-723-7000.
The performance is part of St. Scholastica’s Cambiata Concert Series. “Cambiata” is Italian for “changed.” The series celebrates changing styles and the enduring value of music.
The final performance of the 2017-18 Cambiata series will be: “Composers in Contemplation” with pianist Nick Susi at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 11.
The College of St. Scholastica is nationally recognized for quality. Rankings by U.S. News & World Report and Forbes classify it as one of the Midwest’s top regional universities. Learn more at css.edu.