PIQUA — The Piqua Civic Band will celebrate the yuletide season with a concert titled “Home for the Holidays” at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 2, at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Piqua. The band and its director, Brett Poling, will welcome Dr. David Sievers from The University of Dayton as their guest vocalist for the afternoon. Admission is free and all are welcome.
Dr. Sievers will perform “O Holy Night,” “White Christmas,” “The Christmas Song” and help to lead the annual Christmas sing-along. Other selections will include Leroy Anderson’s “Sleigh Ride,” “Ancient and Honorable Artillery March,” “The March of the Toys,” “The First Noel,” “Silent Night,” and more!
Dr. David Sievers is an artist-in-residence of voice at the University of Dayton, where he teaches private voice and related coursework. Raised in Kennewick, Washington, Dr. Sievers holds a bachelor of music (summa cum laude) degree from Washington State University, a master of music degree from Boise State University, and the doctor of music degree from the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, where he taught voice and undergraduate vocal pedagogy.
This performance of The Piqua Civic Band is being sponsored by The Miami County Foundation and Westminster Presbyterian Church.
For more information, visit the band’s website at http://piquacivicband.weebly.com.