Seymour native set for performance

Seymour native Whitney Pottschmidt will be participating in the winter Jazzfest/Handbell choir concerts Friday and Saturday in Weller chapel on Concordia University Nebraska’s campus.

The Seward, Nebraska, school’s winter Jazzfest will be at 7 p.m. Friday in the Weller chapel auditorium.

The group will perform “Switch in Time” and “Hay Burner” by Sammy Nestico, along with pieces by Alan Baylock and Larry Neeck, to name a few.

The Concordia Handbell Choir and Handbell Choir II will perform at 3 p.m. Saturday in the Music Center’s Recital Hall on Concordia’s campus.

The handbell choirs will perform Christmas pieces including “Silent Night,” “Ding Dong Merrily on High,” “Ye Jazzy Gentlemen” and “Sing We Now of Christmas,” along with a few original handbell pieces.