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HU to host Band Invitational Concert Oct. 6

Huntington University will host its seventh annual Band Invitational Concert on Oct. 6.

The free concert will begin at 7 p.m. at the university's Merillat Centre for the Arts in the Zurcher Auditorium.

The Huntington University Wind Ensemble, with Director Dr. Robert Lynn, will share this concert with the Riverview Middle School band, with Director Jim Court, and the Nazarene Church Band, with Conductor Dr. George W. Killian.

The Huntington University Wind Ensemble will perform part of the "William Byrd Suite," which is a major work for band by British composer Gordon Jacob.

The Nazarene and Huntington University bands will combine to present the Carmen Dragon arrangement of "America the Beautiful" as a grand finale to close the concert.