Concord University Symphonic Band And Choir Performing In Combined Concert

For Immediate Release: 
Mar 28 2013

CONTACT: Sarah Dalton
Concord University
Office of Advancement
PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712
(304) 384-6312,



ATHENS, W.Va. – Concord University’s symphonic band and choir will be in concert Tuesday, April 2 at 7 p.m. in the Alexander Fine Arts Center’s Main Auditorium.

The symphonic band and choir will be performing selections from their upcoming recruitment tour. Pieces that will be featured are, “Mars” by Gustav Holst and a piece that will feature three trumpet students (Josh Phipps, Cody Boone, and Dave Lanter) called, “Bugler’s Holiday.” The band and choir will also be performing a “Captain America” set which will include the march from the film and the song, “Star Spangled Man.”

They will be holding a repeat performance of this show at Tamarack in Beckley Thursday, April 4 at 2p.m.

This concert will help the band and choir raise money for their upcoming trip to Williamsburg, Va. from April 4-7. Donations will be accepted for admission to the concert.


Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679 extension 6086 if special assistance is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.

Brittany Adkins, a student in Concord University’s Public Relations Workshop, wrote this press release. She is from Beckley, W.Va.