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Annual Christmas music events are back in person

Submitted by mzuercher on Mon, 11/29/2021 - 22:26
Christmas Gala Jazz 2019

Plan to hear the Steel Drum Band Tuesday, Dec. 7, join the Messiah sing on Wednesday, Dec. 8, and welcome back Christmas Gala Jazz on Friday, Dec. 10, all live on the Bethel campus.

Traditional Christmas music events had to be cancelled in 2020, but they’re all coming back in real life this year.

On Tuesday, Dec. 7, Brad Shores will lead the Bethel College Steel Drum Band in their holiday concert at 7 p.m. in Krehbiel Auditorium in Luyken Fine Arts Center.

Senior saxophone recital set for April 24

Submitted by mzuercher on Mon, 04/19/2021 - 17:26
Caleb Abbott

Caleb Abbott will give his senior recital Saturday at 7 p.m. in Krehbiel Auditorium in Luyken Fine Arts Center.







Abbott, Wichita, is a student of Joel Boettger, Bethel College instructor of saxophone.

Abbott is scheduled to graduate from Bethel May 16, 2021, with a degree in music performance.

In his recital, he will offer a selection of classical and jazz pieces by Alexander Glazunov, Victor Morosco, Wayne Shorter and Guy Wood & Robert Mellin, as well as an original composition.

Annual Gala Jazz concert to be Dec. 6

Submitted by mzuercher on Thu, 12/05/2019 - 10:57
Gala Jazz 2019

Come celebrate St. Nicholas Day with Bethel College’s yearly Christmas Gala Jazz concert.

Jazz Ensemble I and Jazz Combo will play standards and seasonal favorites Dec. 6 at 8 p.m. in Krehbiel Auditorium in Luyken Fine Arts Center on the Bethel campus.

Joel Boettger directs both groups.

The concert is free and open to the public, with a freewill offering taken to support jazz study and performance at Bethel.

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