Instrumental students at LMC perform in the Southshore Concert Band for academic credit. The Southshore Concert Band is a community band that is in residence at Lake Michigan College. They rehearse on Thursday evenings from 7-9 pm and perform multiple concerts each year. The band’s rehearsal and performance season coincides with the class schedule of LMC from September through June. The Southshore Concert Band, under the direction of Dale Reuss, has grown into a respected musical organization.
The Band has enjoyed great success and performs at a very high level. Guest conductors have included Kenneth G. Bloomquist, from Michigan State University, Richard Suddendorf, from Western Michigan University, and internationally known composer David Shaffer. Mr. Shaffer composed and dedicated a piece entitled “The Quest” to the Southshore Concert Band.
Students interested in auditioning for the Southshore Concert Band can contact Dale Reuss at (269) 556-9984.
1 (800) 252-1562 or (269) 927-1000