Orchestras presenting concerts April 12 and 13

The Jamestown College Department of Music and the Valley City Civic Orchestra will present a Joint Chamber Orchestra concert in both Jamestown and Valley City.

Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 12 in Jamestown College’s Voorhees Chapel and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 13 in Valley City State University’s Vangstad Auditorium. Both performances are free and open to the public.

The program includes “Finale” from Brahms’ “Symphony No. 1 in C minor,” “Grenada” from Albeniz’ “Suite Espagnole,” “Sound of Music Suite” by Richard Rodgers, “Waltz No. 2” from “Suite for Variety Orchestra” by Dmitri Shostakovich, and “Music from The Gladiator” by Hans Zimmer.

The ensemble performs under the direction of Dr. James Adams, Director of the Valley City Civic Orchestra; Benjamin Schneider, Director of Bands and Orchestra at Jamestown College; and Kirci Wagner, Valley City State University student conductor.

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