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Loyola hosts free National Community Band concert

July 13, 2012

Loyola University New Orleans will present the National Community Band in a concert on Sunday, July 15 at 3:30 p.m. in Louis J. Roussel Performance Hall, located in the Communications/Music Complex on the corner of St. Charles Avenue and Calhoun Street.

Hosted by the College of Music and Fine Arts’ band department, the event is free and open to the public.

A project of the John Philip Sousa Foundation, the National Community Band consists of 115 members from all over the United States and will be conducted by Col. John R. Bourgeois '90, H'05, former director of the President’s Own, the United States Marine Band from Washington, DC.

The program will include a variety of compositions by Sousa, Louis Moreau Gottschalk and Johannes Brahms, as well as “Ignatian Fanfare,” written exclusively for the Loyola University centennial by Bourgeois.

For more information, contact Jess Brown in Loyola’s Office of Public Affairs at 504-861-5882 or jlbrown@loyno.edu.

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