Time: 7:30pm CDT May 18
Location: A. F. Siebert Chapel
The Carthage Concert Band, Percussion Ensemble and Wind Orchestra presents “Mechanical Musical Mayhem!” at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, May 18 in the A. F. Siebert Chapel. This concert is free and open to the public.
Music to be performed includes several “mechanical” pieces, emulating automobile factories, atomic particle accelerators, steel mills, and the fictional combination of steam-powered gadgets in the “Steampunk” genre. Additionally, the Wind Orchestra will perform two major works of the twentieth-century, Ravel’s “Le Tombeau de Couperin” and Ingolf Dahl’s “Sinfonietta.”
The Carthage Wind Orchestra is comprised of wind and percussion instruments and boasts a long history of serving the community with their music. The group has toured regionally and internationally, including performances in Japan. They also play a variety of repertoire, including pieces written specifically for the ensemble.
For more information, please contact Fine Arts Administrative Assistant Heidi Baehr via email or call 262-551-5859.