The Geneva College Jazz Band will once again present a concert of big band music from the 1930s and ‘40s on Saturday, April 10 at 8 p.m. in the John White Chapel on Geneva’s campus. Titled “In the Mood XV: Big Band Music Returns,” this show will mark 15 years of consecutive swing concerts at Geneva College.
Directed by music professor Donald Kephart, the jazz band will perform favorite numbers from the big band era such as “Autumn Leaves,” “As Time Goes By” and “At Last.”
The community is invited to attend but tickets are required. Tickets are $6 for adults and $3 for students, and may be purchased or reserved through the Geneva College’s Department of Music office from 8 to 11 a.m. or 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. on weekdays. Call 724-847-6660. Tickets are limited for this high-demand concert.
Geneva College is a comprehensive Christian college of the arts, sciences and professional studies. Founded in the tradition of the Reformed Christian faith, Geneva prepares students to serve Christ in all areas of society: work, family and the church. Geneva College’s philosophy of education is based on the Foundational Concepts of Christian Higher Education. Geneva is a founding member of the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities (CCCU).
The pass rate for Geneva graduates in the special education certification (Praxis II) is 100%.