JWCC to Present Holiday Concert December 1

Students singing
November 16, 2023

Audiences will be treated to a wide variety of holiday vocal and instrumental selections at John Wood Community College’s Fine Arts Department Holiday Music Concert.  The annual event is set for Friday, December 1, at 7:00 p.m. in the JWCC Mary Ellen Orr Auditorium on the Quincy campus at 48th and Harrison.

JWCC’s Concert Choir, Band and Vocal Show Ensemble will perform a stunning array of traditional holiday pieces and captivating scenes from beloved musicals. This event promises to be a heartwarming musical journey through the festive season, featuring the exceptional talents of the college’s students. Admission is free of charge. Monetary donations will be accepted at the door with proceeds going to support students’ musical tours and activities.

The concert choir and vocal show ensemble are under the direction of Dr. Steven Soebbing and the band is under the direction of Jessica Snider.

For more information, please contact Dr. Soebbing, JWCC department chair of fine arts at ssoebbing@jwcc.edu.

John Wood Community College is the educational link between business and community. JWCC collaboratively creates innovative and relevant academic and training programs with business leaders to educate young people and the workforce for today's needs and tomorrow's opportunities. JWCC has centers in Quincy, Pittsfield, Baylis and Mt. Sterling, Illinois. Programs include a comprehensive baccalaureate transfer curriculum, customized business training, career/technical degrees, certificates, and personal enrichment courses.