The Western Illinois University School of Music will present a live-streamed Steel Band Concert, under the direction of Professor Rick Kurasz, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 16 in the College of Fine Arts and Communication (COFAC) Recital Hall.

Western Illinois University Steel Band Concert Live-Streaming Friday

WIU has had a Quad-Cities presence since 1912, and before moving to River Drive in Moline, was at 60th Street off John Deere Road.

Due to the restrictions currently in place, there are no general admission performances in the COFAC Recital Hall. This performance will be broadcast on the School of Music’s YouTube Channel and Facebook page.


Soca Tatie – Bryon Lee/arr. Rick Kurasz

Heartland – Tom Miller

Pyxis – CJ Menge

Raspberry Slurpee – CJ Menge

Suzie – Ray Holman

Miner Lights – CJ Menge

Dancing Queen – Benny Anderson, Björn Ulvaeus, Stig Anderson/arr. Matt Dudack

Allah We – Tom Miller

For more information, call the COFAC Recital Hall office at (309) 298-1843 or visit


Western Illinois University Steel Band Concert Live-Streaming Friday
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