SCB Has Entered the Game

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Music enthusiasts and gamers alike are in for a treat as the Seward Concert Band is entering the game, Video Game Music that is. Set to take place at Southwest High School on Friday, April 12, this unique performance promises an unforgettable journey through the captivating melodies of beloved video game soundtracks.

Drawing inspiration from the immersive worlds of Minecraft, the adventurous quests of Zelda, the serene landscapes of Animal Crossing, the captivating adventures of Pokemon, and more, Seward Concert Band celebrates the rich tapestry of video game music that has captured the hearts and imaginations of millions worldwide.

From the iconic tunes that accompanied childhood adventures to the contemporary masterpieces that define modern gaming experiences, Seward Concert Band will showcase the artistry and ingenuity behind video game compositions. Audiences can expect to be transported to fantastical realms, reliving cherished moments and discovering new favorites along the way.

Seward Concert Enters the Game at 7:30 PM on Friday, April 12. Join us at Southwest High School in Minneapolis, at 3414 West 47th Street in Minneapolis. Suggested donations are $6 for adults, $5 for seniors and $4 students and children.

Tentative Program

  • Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time by Koji Kondo
  • Minecraft Suite by Daniel Rosenfeld
  • Pokemon Theme by John Loeffler
  • Super Mario Bros. Suite by Koji Kondo
  • Lightning Round by Kevin Day
  • I Was Born For This by Austin Wintory
    From Journey
  • Video Games Live by Martin O’Donnell
    Includes themes from Halo, Civilization IV, Kingdom Hearts
  • Epic Gaming Themes arranged by Paul Murtha
    Includes themes from Assassin’s Creed III, Skyrim, Full Metal Alchemist

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Venue Update

Note that previous versions of this news post referred to another venue for the concert. We will be performing at Southwest High School in Minneapolis, at 3414 West 47th Street in Minneapolis.

The Seward Concert Band has been growing in recent years, so we are exploring new venues to accomodate our performers and audience.