WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. - The Lycoming College Concert Band will perform on Friday, Nov. 22, at 7:30 p.m. in Clarke Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.
Directed by William Ciabattari, Ph.D., assistant professor and chair of the music department, the band will play a variety of styles with pieces by Morten Laruidsen, Alfred Reed, Percy Grainger, Sam Hazo and Zo Elliot.
An ensemble of approximately 55 members, the Concert Band is comprised of woodwind, brass and percussion players who perform wind band literature. The band performs five times annually on campus. In addition, the ensemble tours at the end of the spring semester.
Lycoming College is a four-year, residential liberal arts and sciences school dedicated to the undergraduate education of 1,400 students. Its rigorous academic program, vibrant residential community and supportive faculty foster successful student outcomes. Lycoming offers 36 academic majors and is recognized as a Tier 1 institution by U.S. News & World Report. Founded in 1812 and located near the banks of the Susquehanna River in Williamsport, Pa., Lycoming is one of the 50 oldest colleges in the nation. For more information, visit www.lycoming.edu.