(Modesto, CA) – The Modesto Junior College Department of Music presents the Symphonic Band in Concert on Monday, December 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the Main Auditorium on East Campus, 435 College Avenue. The event is open to the public and admission is free, with donations gratefully accepted. Campus parking is available for $2 in student parking lots.
Director of Bands Erik Maki will conduct the ensemble as they perform a wide variety of music for modern wind band including works by well-known composers Robert Jager, Donald Hunsberger, Roger Nixon, and Elliot Del Borgo. The highlight of the concert will be a programmatic tale of the destruction of Pompeii in the piece “Vesuvius” by Frank Ticheli.
For more information contact Maki at firstname.lastname@example.org or (209) 575-6184.