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December percussion concert tomorrow

  • Percussion

By

Sarah Schuster

December 09, 2019

Don’t miss out on an exciting evening of music and tribute. See the Carthage percussion ensemble perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 10, in the A. F. Siebert Chapel. Directed by Professor Michael Kozakis, the Carthage Percussion Studio Concert will present a wide variety of pieces. A few examples you can expect to see are “Exploration in Time,” “Feeling Better,” “Tucker,” “Parody,” and “Whispers.” 

The Carthage students featured in the show are as follows:

  • Andrew Jocham ’22
  • Daniel Kwiecinski ’20
  • Grace Labriola ’23
  • Henry Meyer ’23
  • Lily Peterson ’22
  • Christian Plonski ’23
  • William Schuster ’22
  • Hailey Williams ’22
  • Eric Zielsdorf ’20

The concert will also contain a piece called “Sleep” by Eric Whitacre to honor alumnus John Larson ’18, who passed away last summer. Dustin Eckmann ’16, Justin Hall ’16, Erik Wilson ’17 are all alumni who knew John, and they will be participating in the performance of this piece. John was a treasured member of the Carthage percussion studio and was a very talented percussionist, with marimba being his favorite instrument. During his time at Carthage, John performed many impressive marimba solos that surely showcased his dedication and love for percussion.

The concert is free to the public.