The Walters State Community Concert Band presents “A Holiday Concert” on Sunday, Nov. 18, at 3 p.m. in the “Z” Buda Assembly Hall and Gymnasium. Conductors are Tom Shupe and Greg Woodruff. Admission is free.
The band is made up of Walters State students who take the class for credit and many community members who are in the band for the love of music. Many current and retired band directors are among its 80 members.
The concert will open with John Philip Sousa’s arrangement of “Star Spangled Banner.” Soloist Preston Cobb will be featured in Leroy Anderson’s “A Trumpeter’s Lullaby. Following a short intermission, the program turns to holiday favorites, including “Carol of the Bells,” “Sleigh Ride” and a salute to Irving Berlin.
No tickets or reservations are required. For more information, contact Walters State’s Division of Humanities at (423) 585-6922.