Wayne State College

'Touch of Brass' Presents 2024 Concert at Wayne State

Published Friday, January 26th, 2024

A Touch of Brass
Back row (left to right): Kevin McLouth, Randy Neuharth, and David Bohnert. Front row (left to right): Josh Calkin and Gary Reeves.

The concert is at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 4, in Ramsey Theatre.

A Touch of Brass will present a colorful and diverse concert at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 4, in Ramsey Theatre, located in the Peterson Fine Arts Building at Wayne State College. The performance is free and open to the public and will also be livestreamed.

To view the livestream, go to www.wsc.edu/watch-live. The program will be accessible by selecting the event from the Music Events list at www.wsc.edu/music.

Repertoire features the “Arrival of the Queen of Sheba” by G.F. Handel, often used in wedding processionals and performed at the 2012 Olympic Games opening ceremonies; “Rushmore Trail” by Daniel Thrower, which premiered July 4, 2017, at Mount Rushmore; 2009 Grammy Song of the Year “Viva la Vida” by Coldplay; and the up-tempo 1930s style “Puttin’ on the Ritz” by Irving Berlin.

A Touch of Brass includes David Bohnert, trumpet; Kevin McLouth, trumpet; Gary Reeves, horn; Randy Neuharth, trombone; and Josh Calkin, tuba. The group has entertained audiences in Northeast Nebraska and the surrounding area for more than 30 years.

For more information, contact the Wayne State Department of Music at 402-375-7359.