SAND CREEK festival, inc. PRESENTS
Classical & JAZZ CONCERT
Sunday, July 7
7:00: Festival Kickoff Ceremony & Color Guard
7:15: Newton Mid-Kansas Symphony Orchestra
8:30 Great Plains Jazz Orchestra
Newton Mid-Kansas Symphony Orchestra
The community orchestra for Newton, Harvey County, and the surrounding area since 1956, NMKSO presents classical music performed by local musicians. The season includes two classics concerts, summer chamber music, school outreach, and special events. Players comprise professional and community musicians, educators, and outstanding students.
Mission of NMKSO: to be an outstanding community orchestra that advocates and performs great symphonic music for Newton and the surrounding region.
Vision: NMKSO is a community-based organization which provides area residents the opportunity to perform and appreciate a variety of orchestral literature. Through our concerts and outreach programs we strive to educate and inspire audiences and enrich the artistic, economic, and cultural life of the community.
Great Plains Jazz Orchestra
The Great Plains Jazz Orchestra (GPJO) is an 18-piece big band composed of adult amateur musicians from the greater Wichita area.