St Francis High School from Minnesota, USA will perform tonight and will be joined by local students from Blackrock College.
Tonight will be a great mix of music and the concert will be FREE!
The different ensembles that will be perform tonight are:
St Francis HS Concert Band, with Band Director David Bechard
St Francis HS Madrigal SIngers
St Francis HS Tour Singers
with choir Director Josiah Telschow
From Blackrock College music department (under direction of Killian Grumley Traynor):
Extra info on St Francis High School from Minnesota:
Ensemble Bio’s :
The St. Francis High School Tour Choir is an advanced choir for SATB voices. It is composed of students in each of the four curricular choirs at SFHS; Troubadours, Bel Canto, Concert Choir, and the Madrigal Singers. The St. Francis Choir Program is known for its musical excellence and artistry, and consistently earns top awards at music festivals and competitions.
The Madrigal Singers are the a cappella, advanced chamber ensemble from St. Francis High School. Since 1981, the SFHS Madrigal Singers have created and performed an annual dinner show for the community and have represented the choral program through various concerts and community engagements throughout the twin cities metropolitan area.
St Francis High school Concert Band info
St Francis High School Symphonic Winds, directed by David Bechard, has a long tradition of musical excellence in St Francis, Minnesota, United States. The St Francis Bands are a comprehensive band program covering three curricular concert bands, two jazz bands, marching band, competitive indoor drumline, musical pit orchestra, and various chamber ensembles. The Bands have performed throughout the United States, and regularly around the state of Minnesota at various parades, honor bands, and other festivals. The Symphonic Winds are thrilled to add “International Performances” to their list of accomplishments as they travel to Ireland in March, 2023.