Wilkes University


Wilkes University Civic Band Concert on April 28

The Wilkes University Civic Band will present a concert of music on April 28, at 3 p.m. in the Dorothy Dickson Darte Center for the Performing Arts. The concert, conducted by Philip G. Simon, associate professor of music,  will feature guest conductor, Thomas Fadden and guest dancer, Wilkes student Brianna Schunk. Admission is free and the concert is open to the public.

The concert showcases music of The British Isles: featuring Mars, from the Planets and The First Suite in E-flat by Gustav Holst;  Solitary Dancer by Warren Benson and Prelude, Siciliano and Rondo by Malcom Arnold.

The Wilkes University Civic Band, comprises Wilkes University student musicians and local adult and student musicians from the community.