The Ottumwa Courier

December 10, 2013

Holiday band concert rescheduled for Monday


Ottumwa Courier

---- — OTTUMWA — The Ottumwa Community School District will host their Holiday Band Concert for students in grades 5-12 at 7 p.m. Monday in the Ottumwa High School auditorium. This concert was rescheduled due to weather.

Selections performed by the elementary bands will include “Au Claire De La Lune,” “Jingle Bells,” “Jolly Old St. Nicholas” and “We Wish You a Merry Christmas.” The fifth-grade concert band is directed by Jena Hawk, and the sixth-grade concert band is directed by Alex Mason.

The seventh- and eighth-grade concert band will perform “Christmas Fantasy,” “Jingle Jive” and “Holiday Bobsled Run.” The band is directed by Pam De Boer.

The 9-12 Wind Ensemble will perform “Fanfare & Hark! The Herald Angels Sing,” “Carol of the Bells” and “A Fresh Aire Christmas.” The ensemble is directed by Troy Gerleman and Alex Mason.