Trombone Choir Performs in Concert

Event Details

Date: November 20, 2016

Times: 3 p.m.

Location: Kresge Recital Hall

Ticket Info: Tickets are $10 for adults; $5 for seniors (65+); free for students (K-12) and those with a valid Augie ID.

Trombone Choir tickets

The Augustana University Trombone Choir, under the direction of Vance Shoemaker, will perform a concert at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 20, in Kresge Recital Hall.

Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for seniors (65+), and are free for students K-12 and those with a valid Augie ID. Buy tickets online at or by calling the Box Office at 605.274.5320.

Vance Shoemaker is a trombone and euphonium instructor and director of the trombone choir. He is the principal trombonist with the South Dakota Symphony and the principal trombonist with the Northwest Iowa Symphony Orchestra. He performs with the Sioux City Symphony and Sioux City and LeMars Municipal Bands and spent six summers with the Kansas Lyric Opera Company summer series. He participates in the Brass Section, a professional brass quintet that performs throughout the region. He is the founder of the Siouxland Trombone Festival, which has featured such well known trombonists as Joseph Alessi, principal trombonist with the NewYork Philharmonic. He is a graduate of Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa.