Carthage in Chicago Holiday Concert

Dec 4

7:30 PM

Monday, December 4, 2017

Celebrate the Holiday season with the joyous sounds of the Carthage College Wind Orchestra and Philharmonic. Selections from the Carthage Christmas Festival, ranked as one of the nation’s finest holiday events by “Best College Reviews”, will be presented, as well as exciting performances by three of Chicagoland’s excellent high school bands, from Deerfield, Evanston, Lemont.

Tickets are $10-$50. Discounts for families, students and seniors. For additional information and to purchase tickets please visit the Carthage College website.


Respighi/arr. McLain L'Adorazione dei Magi, from Trittico Botticelliano
Saint Saens/arr. Braak Selections from Oratorio de Noël
Martinu/arr. Ruggeri Merry Christmas 1941
Mendelssohn Symphony No. 5 (Reformation)


Carthage Wind Orchestra & Philharmonic
James Ripley conductor
Edward Kawakami conductor

Guest Ensembles
Deerfield High School Wind Ensemble
Daniel Brame conductor

Evanston Township High School Wind Symphony
Matthew Bufis conductor

Lemont High School Symphonic Band
Matthew Doherty conductor