“Lifting the World to Peace”
Saturday, March 25th, 2017
Mills Concert Hall
We are so excited to announce our 16th annual Percussion Extravaganza! This year will be unlike any other as WYSO’s Percussion Ensemble takes the stage with internationally recognized performer, composer, and percussionist Tom Sharpe. In addition to his own music, Tom is the drummer for the widely popular, Grammy award winning group, Mannheim Steamroller. Read his full bio here.
WYSO Percussion EXTRAVAGANZA!
‘Lifting the World to Peace’
March 25, 2017
Vicki P. Jenks & James McKenzie, WYSO Percussion Ensemble
Joey Banks, Black Star Drum Line Percussion Group
Karl Lavine, WYSO Chamber Strings & Todd Hammes, UW Pan-Global Percussion Ensemble
Guest Artist: Tom Sharpe, Composer-Soloist
The Lost Andrew R. Stout
Latino David P. Eyler
Joseph Batterman, Jan William Eraker, Will Schenk & Luke Whittingham
Layers Allen Keown
Kallan Engleson, Ewan Harlow, Dalton McLaughlin, & Lauren Rault
Memphis Stomp Dave Grusin/arr. David Steinquest
Haiwen Dai, Anders Frank, Adam Goren & Aaron Pritchard
Black Star Drum Line Percussion Group
Every Little Thing She Does is Magic Music by Sting/Arr. Ben Wahlund
“Lifting the World” A Symphony by Tom Sharpe
A Belief of One
Lifting the World, Part I
The Cathedral is Where You Are
Lifting the World, Part II
instant oatmeal, cookies, granola bars
variety of teas, coffee
individual size fruit cups, applesauce, pudding
trial size shampoo, shaving cream toothpaste, floss, deodorant, lotion
combs, brushes, disposable razors
vinyl gloves (latex free)
zipper storage bags (various sizes)
activity/coloring books & crayons
Call the WYSO office at 608-263-3320 for up-to-date concert and ticket information.
WYSO alumni and current members can attend normal WYSO concerts for free.
Unless otherwise indicated, all concerts are held on the UW-Madison campus:
Mills Concert Hall
Humanities Building * 455 N. Park St.
Unless otherwise indicated, Tickets are $10 Adult, $5 Youth (18 & under), available at the door 45 minutes prior to each concert.3