09/28/08: DelVal Presents “Back to School” Concert

Sep 03, 2008

Delaware Valley College is kicking off the 2008-2009 concert season with a special performance by the college's acclaimed Jazz Band and Concert Band on Sunday, September 28 at 3:00 PM.  The concert will be held in the Delaware Valley College Student Center Auditorium. Admission is free.

The special "Back to School" concert will feature big band favorites and popular works for concert band. Included in the program will be Duke Ellington's "In a Sentimental Mood," Miles Davis' "Boplicity," Franz von Suppé's "Light Cavalry Overture," Gustav Holst's "Suite No. 1 for Band" and Jerry Nowak's arrangement of "Chicago (My Kind of Town)." The concert will conclude with a suite from the recent movie, "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix." Both the Delaware Valley College Concert Band and the Delaware Valley College Jazz Band consist of Delaware Valley College students and talented musicians from the Doylestown community. Members range in age from 17 to 80+ years of age.

Delaware Valley College is committed to presenting high-quality, entertaining and educational programs suitable for audiences of all ages. The college is located on Route 202, one mile south of Doylestown. For more information, please feel free to contact 215-489-2233.