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For Immediate Release:
Jan. 28, 2016
For more information, contact the Dept. of School and Community Relations at 703-228-6004 www.apsva.us
 Upcoming Music Concerts at Yorktown High School

The community is invited to attend two upcoming performances at Yorktown High School.

United States Navy Band

The United States Navy Band will perform at a concert honoring veterans at 7 p.m. on Sat, Jan. 30. The concert which is free, open to the public and no tickets are required. Any questions can be directed to the Navy Band Public Affairs Office at NavyBand.Public.Affairs@navy.mil or by calling (202) 433-4777

The St. Olaf Band 

The St. Olaf Band, dubbed “one of America’s preeminent bands” by The New Yorker, will perform in Arlington as part of its 2016 national tour. The concert will take place on Tue, Feb. 2 at 8 p.m. The concert is free for all students, $10 for adults/seniors, and group rates (10+) are available. Tickets are available on the night of the concert, in advance at stolaf.edu/tickets, or by calling 800-363-5487 ($5 fee applies).

The St. Olaf Band’s national tour program will feature the premiere of David Maslanka's Angel of Mercy, commissioned for the 125th anniversary with funding from the Miles Johnson Endowment. Also included on the program will be Steven Bryant’s Ecstatic Fanfare, selections from Jukka Linkola’s Trumpet Concerto No. 2 featuring St. Olaf faculty member Martin Hodel, Peter Van Zandt Lane’s highly energetic Hivemind, Bruce Broughton’s A Celebration Overture, conductor Timothy Mahr’s Endurance, and the final movement of Donald Grantham’s Symphony for Winds and Percussion.

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