Grand finale: Students celebrate music education with concerts in May – The Daily Reporter
GREENFIELD – Local musicians end their school year in style in May with concerts and spring events.
After a busy year of competitions, solo and ensemble events and more, the spring performances will allow friends, family and the general public to celebrate music education in Hancock County.
Here is an overview of the upcoming concerts of groups, orchestras and choirs; many are free unless otherwise stated.
Percussion concert, 6:30 p.m. May 3, G-CHS Band Room.
Group Parade featuring all groups in society, 7 p.m. May 3; $3 for adults, children eighth grade and under enter G-CHS Auditorium free. Buy your tickets at https://gcmusic.ludus.com/index.php
Jazz Dessert Concert, 6 p.m. May 6, $10, dessert and charcuterie included. Buy your tickets at https://gcmusic.ludus.com/index.php
Senior Choir Farewell Concert, 7 p.m. May 13; $5, G-CHS auditorium.
Joseph Woodburn Senior Percussion Recital, 6:30 p.m. May 16, G-CHS auditorium.
Strings Annual Celebration Concert and Awards, 7 p.m. May 18, G-CHS Auditorium; $3 for adults, kids eighth grade and under get in free. Orchestras will perform two pieces in their respective classes, then a combined number; the concert also includes awards and senior recognition.
Greenfield Central High School Spring Choir Concert, 6 p.m., GCJHS Cafetorium, $2.
Concert by the “Love Through the Decades” choir, 7 p.m. on May 15, EHHS auditorium.
“Earthdawn – A Celebration of Earth”, instrumental concert series. The college orchestras perform at 2 p.m. May 15, wind ensemble and percussion ensemble at 3:30 p.m. May 15, EHHS auditorium. Prize giving will take place at each concert.
Sixth Grade Band Concert, 6 p.m. May 13, MVHS Auditorium, featuring a variety of pop, classic, and fun tunes.
MVHS Band of Marauders Extravaganza, 7:13 and May 14, MVHS Auditorium, $5. A longstanding tradition for the Mt. Vernon music program, Extravaganza is the springtime concert where elders plan the theme and music. Seniors are also recognized and other awards are given.
Seventh and Eighth Grade Band Concert, 6:20 p.m. May, Mt. Vernon Middle School Gymnasium featuring a variety of pop, classical and fun music.
Spring Choir Concerts, 5:00 p.m. May 17 for sixth graders, 7 p.m. May 17 for seventh and eighth graders, MVHS Auditorium.
Spring concert for students in grades 7-12, 6:30 p.m. May 19, ENSP main gymnasium, celebrating all aspects of the school’s program for the 2021-22 school year.