VC to host outdoor concert
By FROM A NEWS RELEASE
April 30, 2011 at 10 p.m.
Updated April 29, 2011 at 11:30 p.m.
IF YOU GO
WHAT: Outdoor Concert featuring VC Guitar Ensemble and VC Jazz Combo
WHEN: 7 p.m. Tuesday
WHERE: VC Quad area, 2200 E. Red River St.
ADMISSION: Open to the public, free
Victoria College's Fine Arts Department will present a free outdoor concert on Tuesday.
The concert will feature the VC Jazz Combo and the VC Guitar Ensemble. This is the first time VC has offered a free concert outdoors.
The VC Guitar Ensemble will feature Amanda Barrios, Kevin Flowers and Caleb Sheblak under the direction of Greg Jones. Selections include "Celestine" by composer Kevin Flowers; "Dream a Little Dream" by Andre, Schwandt and Kahn; and "Bread and Water" by Ryan Bingham.
The VC Jazz Combo features Leah Appleton, Tim Lara, Amanda Barrios, Pablo Trujillo, Kevin Flowers, Aaron Boyd, Trenton Jones, Chris Hamelwright, Evan Woodson, Joseph Kaminski, Arturo Fonseca and Andy Heger under the direction of Jonathan Anderson, associate professor of music at VC. The VC Jazz Combo will play music by Chicago, Stevie Wonder, Paul Simon, John Mayer and Kool and the Gang.
"We'd like to encourage the whole community to join us for some great music outdoors while the weather is pleasant, and definitely plan to bring lawn chairs, picnic blankets and relax with family and friends," said Anderson.