Northlake Community Band to present free concert

Friday, April 21, 2017
by: Tonya Lowentritt

     HAMMOND – The Community Music School at Southeastern Louisiana University will present a free Northlake Community Band Concert titled “From the Sublime to the Frivolous” on Tuesday, May 9, at 7:30 p.m. in Pottle Auditorium on Southeastern’s campus.
     “The Northlake Community band brings together current and retired professional musicians, many high school students, as well as musicians who just recently came back to playing music,” said Community School Music Director Jivka Duke. “Dr. Jerry Voorhees, the band’s director, brings an immeasurable talent in presenting concerts that are skillfully performed, well presented and a true joy to attend.”
     “The Northlake Community Band is one of the great assets to the cultural life of the Northshore community,” she added.
     Duke said the Northlake Community Band always welcomes new members.
     For more information, contact the Community Music School at or 985-549-5502.
     For the Community Music School’s summer band camp and workshops, visit

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