The State Fair Community College Music Arts program will present its fall concerts at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18 and 19 in the Stauffacher Theatre on the Sedalia campus.
The program will feature the SFCC Chamber Choir, Jazz Choir and Jazz Band performing music representing multiple eras and styles. The Chamber Choir will perform contemporary selections by Lightfoot, Nelson, Walker, and Copland among others. Selections will include “Fanfare for a Festival,” “Simple Gifts” and the spiritual “Didn’t My Lord Deliver Daniel.” Vocal jazz selections will include the standards “How High the Moon,” “When I Fall in Love” and “The Lady Is a Tramp.” Jazz Band selections will feature the standards “Misty” and “Satin Doll” along with more contemporary jazz selections.
The choirs are under the direction of Ron Sayer, Music Arts program coordinator, and the Jazz Band is under the direction of Danny Brymer, adjunct instructor of music, who will make his debut on the Stauffacher Theatre stage. The choirs are accompanied by SFCC staff member Gwendolyn Kappelman.
Tickets are $6 for the public and groups of 10 or more are half price. For more information or to buy tickets, go towww.sfccmo.edu/thearts to purchase online, call the SFCC box office at (660) 596-7387 or email email@example.com from noon to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and two hours prior to performance time. Tickets also may be purchased at the door.
Wheelchair seating is available upon request one week prior to the concert. Admission is free to SFCC students and employees.