Cowley College

Instrumental music concert provides enjoyable experience

October 21, 2019

Being his first year in charge of the band programs at Cowley College, Dr. Michael Christensen is hoping to establish a new, enjoyable music experience for members of the community. The Cowley College jazz band and concert band did just that during their fall concert Saturday in the Robert Brown Theatre.

The jazz band performed Blue Train, My Funny Valentine, The Chicken, and Dangerous Curves. The concert band performed The Crosley March, Lux Arumque, Apollo: The Myth the Legend, and The Thunderer.

“The students performed exceptionally and professionally, and from the faces in the audience as well as the band members I could see that everyone was having fun,” Dr. Christensen said.

Jazz band members are: Skyler Stover, Aysia Chavez, Abbie Conrad, Isaac Gardinier, Dr. Michael Christensen, Caleb Armstrong, Conner Puckett, Matthew Sinnett, Kamdon Fuqua, Brycen Stutville, and Eric Woods.

Concert band members are: Jennifer Wong, Hanah Henry, Phillip Howe, Halle Riggs, Skyler Stover, Shelby White, Aysia Chavez, Kamden Fuqua, Jason Hardin, Kamren Holmes, Hayes Cannon, Alena Horinek, Justin Phillips, Trenton Vesta, and Eric Woods.