For Immediate Release: March 27, 2014
Contact: Annette Barnette
Public Relations & Marketing Director
Glenville State College
GLENVILLE, WV –The Glenville State College Fine Arts Department faculty and staff are preparing for their sixth annual honors band festival. The event will take place on April 25th and 26th.
The honors band consists of high school and middle school students from around the state. These students will rehearse for two full days before giving a final performance on Saturday, April 26th at 7:00 p.m. in the GSC Fine Arts Center Auditorium.
As part of the honors band festival, the GSC Concert Band members will give their annual performance on Friday, April 25th at 7:00 p.m. in the GSC Fine Arts Center Auditorium.
“The annual GSC Honors Band Festival is becoming a more popular event every year. For two days, we have roughly 75 students on the GSC campus working on music for a culminating concert. Our concert is the showcase entertainment for the honor band participants and their music teachers and band directors,” said GSC Assistant Professor of Music and Fine Arts Department Chair Lloyd Bone.
Both concerts are free and open to the public. For more information, contact Sheri Skidmore in the GSC Fine Arts Department at Sheri.Skidmore@glenville.edu or (304) 462-6340.