Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band to perform Vigil's Keep Tour home concert in the Schwan Concert Hall
December 19, 2006
MILWAUKEE - The Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band will offer a free concert in the Schwan Concert Hall on Sunday, January 14, at 3:00 p.m. The performance is part of the band's 2007 Vigil's Keep Midwest Tour. From January 7 to January 12, the Concert Band will travel in the Midwest, stopping in Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee, Illinois and Central Wisconsin.
Under the direction of Professor Terry Treuden, the 60-piece concert band will perform a variety of works including: "Allegro Barbaro" by Béla Bartók and arranged by Tom Wallace; "An American Elegy" by Frank Ticheli and directed by student conductor David Neubauer; "Suite on Celtic Folk Songs" by Tomohiro Tatebe; "Madrigalum" by Philip Sparke; "The National Game" by John Philip Sousa and arranged by Keith Brion; and "Vigils Keep" by Julie Giroux.
Treuden has been the director of instrumental music at Wisconsin Lutheran College since the fall of 1999. He taught instrumental and other music courses for 30 years at the high school level before joining the faculty at Wisconsin Lutheran. Treuden is active as a clinician, adjudicator and guest conductor in jazz and concert band performance. In addition, he was the recipient of the 2006 Outstanding Bandmaster Award by the Wisconsin Chapter of Phi Beta Mu, the professional bandmaster fraternity.
The concert is free, but tickets are required. To reserve tickets, please call the Wisconsin Lutheran College box office at (414) 443-8802 or visit wlc.edu/arts. The Schwan Concert Hall is located in the college's Center for Arts and Performance at 8815 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Wisconsin Lutheran College is a private, liberal arts college located on the west side of Milwaukee.