Concert a salute to American composers
DeKALB – The Kishwaukee Concert Band will present “An American Collection” at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 19, at Boutell Memorial Concert Hall, inside the Northern Illinois University Music Building.
John Hansen, Dave Lehman and Gene Vanden Bosch will take turns leading the band in a variety of selections, all created by American composers. Special guest artist will be soprano Emily Truckenbrod.
Truckenbrod is a DeKalb High School alumna and an assistant professor and the director of vocal studies at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville. She has performed throughout the United States and in Italy, France, Austria and Honduras. This summer, she will perform in Tanzania. Reviewers have described her voice as “having sweet clarity ” which “personifies the joy of the music.”
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