March 20, 2017 / Drum Enchanted Evening concert is March 30
VINCENNES, Ind. - The Vincennes University Department of Music and Theatre will present Drum Enchanted Evening, a concert featuring the VU Percussion Ensemble, on March 30, 7:30 p.m. EST, at the Red Skelton Performing Arts Center. Admission is free and the public is invited to attend. The Red is located on the VU campus at 20 Red Skelton Boulevard.
The concert will also feature special guest performances by members of the Indiana State University Percussion Ensemble and Vincennes Lincoln High School percussionist Daniel Colvin.
The VU Percussion Ensemble, under the direction of Susie Jackson, consists of 12 student percussionists playing a variety of traditional and innovative percussion instruments. The group will be performing various musical styles including jazz/fusion, classical, and the more contemporary novelty tunes performed in the style of “STOMP,” which involves the use of unique or unusual objects as percussion instruments combined with visual performance.