Coastal Carolina University Percussion Ensembles will present a spring concert entitled "The World and the World Around Us" at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 28 in Wheelwright Auditorium. General admission is $9; alumni, senior citizens (65+) and Osher Lifelong Institute Members, $7; teens (11 through 17), $3; and children (10 and under) are admitted free.
The concert will feature musicians of the University's percussion department and several guest artists. University groups that will be performing will include the CCU Chamber Choir, directed by Francis T. Sinclair, director of choral activities. Percussion ensembles C-PAN steel drum band, Stryke Taiko Ensemble and Catalyst, and the percussion quartet, directed by Kurry Seymour, director of percussion studies and assistant director of bands, will also perform.
Special guest performances include the Carolina Forest Elementary School Taiko and Steel Band Ensemble, the Abiding Village Percussion Studio, harpist Becky Nissan, and "Doctrine of Ethos," a band comprised of University students.
For tickets or more information, call the Wheelwright Box Office Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 843-349-2502.