The Da Capo Duo concert to benefit community center

By on December 8, 2010

ELBURN—The Da Capo Duo’s holiday concert will take place at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 11, at the Elburn and Countryside Community Center, 525 N. Main St., Elburn.

The duo, consisting of flutist Kristin Paxinos and guitarist Ben Westfall, will delight concert goers with an exciting mix of holiday, classical and popular favorites. The program will be highlighted by Ben Westfall’s brand new arrangements, featuring entertaining renditions of “Carol of the Bells”; “O Christmas Tree”; “O Come, O Come, Emmanuel”; “O, Holy Night”; “Silent Night”; and “Away in a Manger.” The duo will also perform Westfall’s flute and guitar adaptations of popular favorites such as Pachelbel’s “Canon in D,” Simon and Garfunkel’s “Bridge Over Troubled Water” and John Denver’s “Annie’s Song.” The program will also include Westfall’s superb arrangements of Claude Debussy’s “Clair de Lune,” “Arabesque No. 1” and “Reverie.”

The benefit concert is free. However, a free-will donation will be taken up at the end of the concert, with all proceeds going to the Elburn and Countryside Community Center. The center is a not-for-profit organization serving the Greater Elburn Community.  

For more information about the concert, please contact The Da Capo Duo at (630) 777-2955 or dcmusicstudio@gmail.com.