Coastal Carolina University presents Spectrum concert

Published: Sep. 17, 2010 at 7:44 PM EDT|Updated: Sep. 22, 2010 at 11:59 AM EDT
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Symphony Band (source: CCU)
Symphony Band (source: CCU)
CCU Spirit of the Chanticleer marching band drum line (source: CCU)
CCU Spirit of the Chanticleer marching band drum line (source: CCU)

Conway, SC - CONWAY, SC (WMBF) – Coastal Carolina University's bands and chamber ensembles will present the 6th annual Spectrum Concert on Sept. 24.

The concert, which will include performances several bands and ensembles, will begin at 7 p.m. in Wheelwright Auditorium.

Performances include:

  • University's Flute Choir, directed by Amy Tully.
  • Sax Ensemble, directed by Dan O'Reilly.
  • CCU Samba Bateria, directed by Dan Hull.
  • C-PAN (steel drum band)
  • Jazz After Hours Big Band, directed by Dan O'Reilly.
  • Guitar Quartet, directed by Dan Hull.
  • Coastal Brass Quintet, directed by Matthew M. Shrewsbury.
  • CCU Spirit of the Chanticleer marching band drum line, directed by Jesse Willis.
  • Symphonic Band, directed by James Tully.

The Symphonic Band will perform selections from the Disney Pixar movie "Up," which will feature members of the Coastalettes Dance Team, music from Leonard Bernstein's "Candide" and will close the concert with John Phillips Sousa's "Stars and Stripes Forever."

General admission is $9, while alumni and senior citizens (65+) as well as Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) members are $7. Teens ages 11 to 17-years-old are $3, and children 10-years-old and under are free.

Coastal Carolina University and Horry Georgetown Technical College (HGTC) students are allowed one ticket per valid ID for $3. CCU and HGTC faculty and staff are allowed two tickets per valid ID for $3 each.

For tickets or more information, contact the Wheelwright Box Office Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 843-349-2502.

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