ORANGE CITY COMMUNITY BAND PERFORMS ONSTAGE JULY 24

Orange City Area Community Band performs July 24 Onstage Orange City presents the Orange City Area Community Band for its final concert of the summer, on Wed. July 24. The free concert is at 7:00pm at Windmill Park, and Michael Kensak will be the guest conductor. Pictured are trumpeters Drew Lemke and Daniel Clemens, playing in a 2012 concert.

Orange City Area Community Band performs July 24
Onstage Orange City presents the Orange City Area Community Band for its final concert of the summer, on Wed. July 24. The free concert is at 7:00pm at Windmill Park, and Michael Kensak will be the guest conductor. Pictured are trumpeters Drew Lemke and Daniel Clemens, playing in a 2012 concert.

ORANGE CITY – Guest conductor Michael Kensak is taking the stage with the Orange City Area Community Band on Wednesday, July 24. The concert, featuring adult and student musicians from the area, will be held in Windmill Park at 7:00 pm, part of the Onstage Orange City series.

It will be the third and final community band concert of the summer.

Kensak, who teaches English and German at Northwestern College, is a trombonist for the community band. He is filling in for the band’s director Carla Van Beek this week, and has an entertaining evening planned, including “Under the Sea,” “West Side Story – Highlights,” and “Beauty and the Beast.” The band will also perform “Jupiter Hymn” from The Planets, “Just a Closer Walk with Thee,” “Exaltations” and “Amazing Grace.”

This free concert is sponsored by Orange City Communications and Quatro Composites™, in conjunction with the Orange City Arts Council.

Bring lawn chairs or blankets. Concessions will be available. Rain location is the Orange City town hall.

For more information, contact 712-707-4885 or ocArts@orangecityiowa.com. The Onstage Orange City series continues each Wednesday through August 21.