Jazz Ensemble Paints with the “Colors of the Wind”

The Loras College Jazz Ensemble brings some Dinsey magic with their performance of “Colors of the Wind,” under the direction of Glenn Pohland, D.M.A., director of instrumental music.

Celina Feldhake (’24) is the featured vocal soloist on the piece written by Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz for the Disney animated feature Pocahontas.

You can listen to the entire perfomane in the video below. Be sure to also enjoy additional jazz ensemble performances of “Goodbye My Heart” and “Thank You for the Music.”

About Loras College
Founded in 1839, Loras College leverages its historic roots as Iowa’s first college, the second oldest Catholic college west of the Mississippi River and one of the nation’s 10 diocesan colleges to deliver challenging, life-changing experiences as part of its residential, Catholic setting. In 2020, Loras was ranked the 16th Best Regional College in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report and one of America’s Top 200 Most Loved Colleges/Universities by Forbes Magazine for the fourth consecutive year. Loras students ranked No. 2 in the world as part of the global Peeptrade Investment Challenge while a second group ranked No. 4. For the 12th consecutive year, Loras Media Studies student-led television station (LCTV) was named the TV Station of the Year by the Iowa College Media Association (ICMA).