Jeff Coffin, a Grammy award-winning saxophonist for the Dave Mathews Band, will join the Augustana Northlanders Jazz Band and bands from area high schools and middle schools during the 44th annual Jazz on the Upper Great Plains Festival, set for March 5-6 at Augustana's Kresge Recital Hall.
Augustana Performing and Visual Arts will present Jazz Kaleidoscopes, a concert featuring the Northlanders Jazz Band and the Jazz Combo, at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 7, in Kresge Recital Hall.
The Augustana Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Jungho Kim, will present the annual Concerto-Aria Concert, featuring the 2017 Concerto-Aria winners, at 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 9, at the Washington Pavilion.
The Augustana Performing & Visual Arts will present the production “Pinocchio” at 7:30 p.m. on Sept. 28-30 in the Edith Mortenson Center Theatre. Two matinée performances will also be held at 2:30 p.m. Sept. 30-Oct. 1.
Augustana's choral ensembles worked together to raise awareness for breast cancer while two conductors' wives battled the disease.
Graduating art students at Augustana University will present their senior show April 29-May 21 at the Eide/Dalrymple Gallery. A gallery reception will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 29.
Augustana's Performing and Visual Arts will present the Augustana Orchestra with opera students and students from the Lincoln, Roosevelt and Washington High Schools orchestra programs in concert at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 9, at the Washington Pavilion.