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Northlake Community Band to give free concert

 

Tuesday, November 27, 2018 Northlake Community Band
by: Tonya Lowentritt 

NORTHLAKE COMMUNITY BAND TO GIVE CONCERT - The Community Music School at Southeastern Louisiana University will present the Northlake Community Band in a free concert titled “Fall Potpourri” Tuesday, Dec. 4, at 7:30 p.m. in Pottle Auditorium. Members of the horn section include, from left, Hailey Wilkinson, Angie Tyrone, Alex Martrain, Henry Hollins, and Chris Germany.


     HAMMOND – The Community Music School at Southeastern Louisiana University will present the Northlake Community Band in a concert titled “Fall Potpourri” Tuesday, Dec. 4, at 7:30 p.m. Scheduled in Pottle Auditorium on Southeastern’s campus, the concert is free and open to the public.
     Southeastern Professor Emeritus of Bassoon Jerry Voorhees will conduct the concert that will include works by G. Holst, J. Jenkins, J. Williams, H. Fillmore, L. Anderson and others.
     “The Northlake Community Band is a true musical jewel on the Northshore and the surrounding communities, and we are very proud to have them as part of the Community Music School,” said Community Music School Director Jivka Duke. “The band brings together musicians from various walks of life, from current and retired professional musicians to people who only recently started playing music again after many years of working in a different career field.”
     Duke said the Northlake Community Band always welcomes new members.
     For more information, contact the Community Music School at cms@southeastern.edu or 985-549-5502.




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