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Evelyn Steenbock Fall Concerts: Percussion Ensemble & Concert Orchestra

November 19 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

$10.00 – $15.00

You are invited to the 2022 Evelyn Steenbock Fall Concerts featuring WYSO’s Percussion Ensemble and the Concert Orchestra on Saturday, November 19th at 4:00pm at the McFarland Performing Arts Center. The Evelyn Steenbock Fall Concerts will kick off WYSO’s 2022-2023 season.

The event is open to the public and tickets are now on sale. Tickets will also be available in person at the concert. Masks are optional at the fall concerts.

Percussion Ensemble Repertoire will include: 

Charleston Capers by George Hamilton Green (1893-1970), Arr. Bob Becker with Abe Tietge on Xylophone

Memphis Stomp by Dave Grusin (b. 1934), Arr. David Steinquest

Technology by Jim Casella (b. 1970)

Concert Orchestra Repertoire will include: 

Okeanos by Jack Bullock (1929-2022)

“Evening Prayer” from Hansel and Gretel by Engelbert Humperdinck (1854- 1921), Arr. Thompson Brandt

A Pirate’s Legend by Soon Hee Newbold (b. 1974)

“Russian Sailor’s Dance” from The Red Poppy by Reinhold Gliѐre (1875-1956), Arr. Merle J. Isaac

About Percussion Ensemble

For over 50 years, the WYSO Percussion Ensemble has delighted audiences with its unique sound and energetic playing. Under the direction of Vicki Peterson Jenks, the Percussion Ensemble performs during regularly scheduled concerts and is also featured in the annual WYSO Percussion Extravaganza.

About Concert Orchestra 

Concert Orchestra was founded in 1977 and performs music for full orchestra at the high school and advanced middle school level. Members of Concert Orchestra generally have two to three years of ensemble experience and perform individually at a standard high school or advanced middle school level. Concert Orchestra is conducted by Christine Mata Eckel.


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November 19
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
$10.00 – $15.00
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McFarland Performing Arts Center
5103 Farwell Street
McFarland, WI 53558 United States
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