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Southeastern's Northlake Community Band invites members

Contact: Tonya Lowentritt


     HAMMOND – The Northlake Community Band, a division of the Southeastern Louisiana University Community Music School, is currently inviting members to join. 
     “The Northlake Community Band is a group of musicians who volunteer their time to practice and perform together,” said Southeastern Professor Emeritus of Music Jerry Voorhees.  “Members range in age from high school students to retired adults, come from all walks of life and have varying occupations from doctors and teachers to farmers and engineers. The joy of music is the common thread of this group.”
      Voorhees said the band meets every Tuesday during the semester, 7-8:30 p.m., in the Southeastern band room of the Pottle Music Building Annex. Individuals interested in joining can e-mail Voorhees at The band is open to all woodwind, brass, and percussion instruments.

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