Bemidji State’s Wind Ensemble performs on Nov. 2

The Bemidji State University Wind Ensemble will hold a fall concert on Sunday, Nov. 2.

The concert begins at 3:00 p.m. in the Main Theatre of Bemidji State’s Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for senior citizens; BSU students are admitted free with a valid ID.

The ensemble will perform six pieces including “Allerseelen” by Richard Strauss and “Four Dances from West Side Story” by Leonard Bernstein.

The Wind Ensemble is open to all BSU students. Of the 36 student performers, 11 are non-music majors. In addition to regularly programmed campus concerts, the Wind Ensemble hosts the Northern Minnesota Honor Band, an annual band festival for many of Minnesota’s top high school musicians.


Scott Guidry, assistant professor of music, (218) 755-3365

Student performers are listed below by hometown

Bemidji |56601| Stephen Allison, freshman, music

Bemidji |56601| Amanda Barber, senior, music education

Bemidji |56601| Elias Connell, freshman, business administration

Bemidji |56601| Sammi Korczak, freshman, music

Bemidji |56601| Ben Schreiber, junior, mathematics education

Bemidji |56601| Josh Sorenson, sophomore, music education


Brainerd |56401| Jon Crust, senior, music

Brainerd |56401| Diana Fellman, junior, psychology

Brainerd |56401| David Phillips, freshman, music

Cass Lake |56633| Allison Conner, junior, business administration

Clarkfield |56223| Andrew McCormick, junior, music education

Cottage Grove |55016| Lavonte Hardie, sophomore, criminal justice

Gilbert |55741| Taylor Barkdoll, freshman, music

Grand Rapids |55744| Abi Mason, freshman, nursing

Hibbing |55746| Christine Wilson, sophomore, music education

Ironton |56455| Cameron Trott, sophomore, music education

Ironton |56455| Cassidy Trott, sophomore, music

Lancaster |56735| Sondra Carlson, sophomore, science

LeSueur |56058| Luke Barnard, sophomore, music

Maple Grove |55369| Jessie Fuhrman, freshman, criminal justice

Maple Grove |55311| Josh May, junior, music

McGregor |55760| Brooke Nelson, freshman, music

Mounds View |55112| Stephen Martin, sophomore, music

Nevis |56467| Brian Bass, junior, music

Nevis |56467| Gabby Karam, senior, music

Ortonville |56278| Maggie Ragan, senior, music education

Pennington |56663| Axel Ross, senior, music

Pequot Lakes |56472| Christian Kurilla, freshman, music education

Pequot Lakes |56473| Mike Newton, freshman, music education

Rice |56367| Jason Skroch, junior, accounting

Scandia |55073| Dan Nelson, sophomore, general studies

Slayton |56172| Molly Bass, senior, music education

Staples |56479| Lynnea Iverson, senior, music education

Thief River Falls |56701| Lorrisa Skalsky, senior, music education


Carlisle |50047| Joshua Jones, junior, environmental studies


Chippewa Falls |54729| Kyle Baldeshwiler, sophomore, music education

About Bemidji State University Bemidji State University, located in northern Minnesota’s lake district, occupies a wooded campus along the shore of Lake Bemidji. Enrolling more than 5,000 students, the University offers more than 50 undergraduate majors and nine graduate programs encompassing arts, sciences and select professional programs. The University is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system and has a faculty and staff of more than 550. University signature themes include environmental stewardship, civic engagement and global and multi-cultural understanding. For further information about the University, visit Become a fan of Bemidji State University on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.