posted February 9, 2009

Hope Hosting High School Honors Band Festival Concert

Hope College will host its second annual High School Honors Band Festival concluding with a concert on Saturday, Feb. 14, at 7:30 p.m. in Dimnent Memorial Chapel.

The public is invited. Admission is free.

About 70 high school students from around the state will be attending the two-day festival at Hope, where they will work with faculty member Gabe Southard on challenging band repertoire as well as meeting various faculty members for master classes.  For the concert, the Hope College Wind Symphony will open the evening's performance.

Dimnent Memorial Chapel is located at 277 College Ave., on College Avenue at 12th Street.