The Music Department at Missouri Southern will present a “Spring Dawning” concert on Thursday, March 16, in Taylor Performing Arts Center.

The Carthage High School Wind Ensemble and Concert Band will perform at 6:30 p.m. The Missouri Southern Concert Band will follow at 7:30 p.m., featuring student conductors and a performance of “Godzilla Eats Las Vegas” by Eric Whitacre.

The MSSU Wind Ensemble will then take the stage to perform Ron Nelson’s “Rocky Point Holiday” and “Festive Overture,” by Dimitri Shostakovich.

The concert is free and open to the public.