SOURCE: Mesa Community College Bands

Mesa Community College Bands

March 15, 2013 08:00 ET

Two Concerts in Support of the New MCC Performing Arts Center

The Piano Man Meets Captain Squeegee: Concerts in Support of the New Performing Arts Center for MCC at Mesa Arts Center

MESA, AZ--(Marketwire - Mar 15, 2013) - Mesa Community College's Instrumental Music Department, TAD Management, and Captain Squeegee are holding concerts at the Mesa Arts Center to support the New Performing Arts Center (PAC), currently under construction at MCC. The event will be emceed by Fox 10's Cory McCloskey.

An evening of incredible music begins with one of two shows at 6 pm. The first show, The Piano Man, Celebrating the Music of Billy Joel and Elton John, will include friends of the MCC Orchestra and Winds. There will also be a VIP reception between shows on the third floor of the Mesa Arts Center for VIP ticket buyers.

The second show begins at 9:30 pm and features one of Arizona's favorites, Captain Squeegee, with members of the MCC concert and jazz bands. Captain Squeegee and The Piano Man will be performing with a multimedia art & light display. Shows are ticketed separately and tickets for both shows are available at

The shows will feature some of the area's most prominent professional musicians and leaders, under the direction of TAD Management's Terry Davies and Captain Squeegee's leader Danny Torgeresen. Guests can enjoy wonderful performances as well as updates on the New MCC PAC and more.

The event takes place at the Mesa Arts Center, One East Main Street in Mesa on Saturday, March 23. The first concert begins at 6 pm and the reception follows for VIPs. The second concert begins at 9:30 p.m. Tickets for the Piano Man Concert are $25 and tickets for the Captain Squeegee Concert are $15. Ticket Prices are $5 higher when purchased at the door. A limited number of $100 VIP Seats will be available and include admission to both shows, a VIP reception with hors d'oeuvres, meet and greet with the artists and a signed copy of their CDs.

For more information, contact: Nadine White, 623-628-3038 or

About Mesa Community College
Mesa Community College provides outstanding transfer and career and technical programs, workforce development, and life-long learning opportunities to residents of the East Valley area of Phoenix, Arizona. MCC excels in teaching, learning and empowering its more than 40,000 students who attend annually to succeed in a local and global community. Mesa Community College is one of ten colleges that comprise the Maricopa County Community College District.

Please direct media inquiries to Angela Askey at or Sally Mesarosh at or the Office of Institutional Advancement at 480-461-7445. IA website:

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Angela Askey
    (480) 461-7892
    Sally Mesarosh
    (480) 892-1393