Dec 08 2021
COD Percussion Ensemble

COD Percussion Ensemble

Presented by McAninch Arts Center at McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage

About the Ensemble: Percussion Ensemble is a chamber ensemble that studies and performs repertoire written specifically for the percussion family as well as transcriptions adaptable to percussion. No audition necessary.

About the Director: Ben Wahlund is a Grammy nominated, award-winning music educator, composer and performer who lives in the Chicago area. He earned a master’s degree in Music Theory and Composition and a Performance Certificate in percussion from Northern Illinois University. His compositions have placed in numerous competitions, including the Quey Percussion Duo Annual Composition Contest and the Percussive Arts Society International Composition Contest. Wahlund is a percussion specialist for Naperville School District 203, where he directs the NCHS Drumshow, a high school percussion ensemble concert that draws more than 2,000. He enjoys teaching private students in his home studio – Black Dog Music Studio www.blackdogmusicstudio.com.

Admission Info

$7

Located in Belushi Hall

Phone: 630-942-4000

Email: themac@cod.edu

Dates & Times

2021/12/08 - 2021/12/08

Location Info

McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd, Glen Ellyn, IL 60137

Accessibility Info

The McAninch Arts Center is accessible from parking to seating and accommodates Sennheiser Hearing Enhanced Devices. Persons who need special assistance should notify the Box Office at 630.942.4000 when reservations are made. For Americans With Disabilities Act accommodations, call 630.942.2141 (voice) or 630.858.9692 (TDD). Full venue accessibility details can be found here: http://www.atthemac.org/plan-your-visit/accessibility/