The North Platte Community College Music and Art departments will present a concert and art showing at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 12, at the South Campus of the college. The evening will feature the college choir, select choir, and jazz band, plus an art showing by the NPCC art students, under the instruction of Dik Haneline, in rooms 135 and 137.
The NPCC Choir, directed by Elizabeth Peters with Donna Pucket as collaborative accompanist, will perform selections including "The First Noel," "Gloria in Excelsis Deo," and "Carol of the Bells." The Select Choir, also directed by Peters, will perform selections including "O Christmas Tree," "Sing Noel!" and "Have a Very Merry Christmas."
Members of the NPCC Choir are: Nicole Hines and Sonie Kuhlman of Gothenburg; Abby Kurtzer of Haxtun, Colo.; Matt Perry of Keenesburg, Colo.; *Baylea Vallier of Laramie, Wyo.; *Abi Bradley, *Kaleb Christensen, *Christian Farmer, *Amariah Gesinski, *Drake Heikes, Steven Marshall, *Jacob McNeel, Stacia Nutter, Amy Taft, Sara Savage, *Nikki Schmidt, Mariah Sprunk, Meshka Waya and *Kylie Wroot of North Platte; Mik Keeling of Sutherland; Frankie Lewis of Tryon; William Bartlett of Wauneta; and Briana Dickerson of Westminster, Colo. (*Indicates Select Choir member)
The Jazz Band, directed by Ron Daly, will perform numbers including "Silent Night," "The Christmas Song," and "Silver Bells."
Members of the NPCC Jazz Band are: Mariah Strasburg of Arnold; Bre Zierke of Callaway; Karie Funk of Culbertson; Scott Miller of Hershey; Walker Baird, Abby Bradley, Brin Brauer, Kaleb Christensen, Drake Heikis, Joey Peck, Christina Rankin and Carl Rippe of North Platte; Clara Brown of Ogallala; and Matt (Rascal) Martinez of Sutherland.
Daly's guitar class, including Sonie Kuhlman, Walker Baird, Dylan Grieser and Samantha Cissell, will perform "Carol of the Bells."
The event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Elizabeth Peters at (308) 535-3755 or firstname.lastname@example.org.