JMIH ‘Tis the Season Calendar Announced
DeKalb Brass and Kishwaukee Brass QuintetPre School Education and Community Outreach Project
DeKalb - The lively sounds of Christmas brass opens this Sunday, December 4 3:30 at the Ellwood House, DeKalb.
Thanks to financial partners: Wurlitzer Foundation, Kiwanis Club of DeKalb, Kishwaukee Kiwanis Club and citizen donations the ‘Artist in Residence’ Educational programs are available for six DeKalb County preschools: Genoa Faith Methodist, Sycamore Federated, DeKalb Kindercare, Growing Place, Children’s Learning Center, and Shabbona UCC. Please call preschools for details.
Children are thrilled to see and hear ‘live’ professional musicians. The programs have been collaboratively designed to enhance a child’s natural development.
The following programs are open to the public:
Sunday,December 4 3:30 PM Ellwood House Christmas
Tuesday, December 6 11:00 AM NIU Holmes Student Center Hotel lobby
Friday, December 9 8:30 PM KSO post concert
Thurs, December 15 7:00 PM Barb City Manor - includes DeKalb Kiwanis Builder’s Clubs from Rosette and Huntley Middle Schools.
The lively “Brass Party’ includes sing-a-longs, salutes to the world’s Christmas Songs and the best of ‘Canadian Brass’. There are nearly 70 selections are in the quintet's library.
Some performances will be dedicated to the memory of the late Tom Sims, NIU Biology Professor, and original member of the brass quintet. His spirited attitude for over 14 years has helped many in DeKalb enjoy the sounds of brass.
To sponsor an appearance of the quintet please send e mail to email@example.com.
You’re invited to ‘Deck the Halls’ with Carols of Brass Christmas Joy.
E mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
or by phone: at (815) 758-1093.
Join ‘Tis the Season.