Band Clinic Slated for March 9-10

Gala Concerts to Cap 17th Annual Event
FOR RELEASE
1996-02-09

HUNTINGTON, IN -- The Department of Music at Huntington College invites area instrumentalists to attend a day of intensive rehearsal and clinic instruction on Saturday, March 9. Participants will sharpen their skills under the guidance of renown guest conductors and professional military musicians.

Huntington College's annual band clinic, now in its seventeenth year, is principally designed for high school instrumentalists considering advanced music training. The program has been expanded to appeal to adult musicians, as well. The registration fee for the clinic is $10. Registration forms and information may be obtained from the Music Department, located in the Merillat Centre for the Arts on the campus of Huntington College. Registration ends Monday, March 4. For further information, call (260) 356-6000, extension 2062, weekdays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Two concerts on Sunday, March 10, will culminate the gala weekend. The concerts will begin at 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. The performances are free and open to the public, but tickets are required. Tickets may be obtained from the Merillat Centre for the Arts ticket office or by mailing a self- addressed stamped envelope to the Merillat Centre for the Arts, Huntington College, 2303 College Avenue, Huntington, IN 46750. Please specify which of the two Sunday concerts is preferred.

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Heather Barkley
Director of Communications
260.359.4129
Joanne Green
Sports Information Director
260.359.4284