The Veterans High School Wind Symphony, under the direction of Tom Brown, will present a 9/11 Memorial Concert on Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011, at 3:00 p.m. Joining the Wind Symphony at the performance will be the Valdosta State University Wind Ensemble, directed by Dr. Joe Brashier.
That's according to a Houston County Board of Education news release.
Doors will open at 2:30 p.m. and there is no admission charge.
According to Brown, “This is the second time a major college ensemble has joined the Veterans High band in concert.” Guest speakers for the event include Houston County Fire Chief/EMA Director Jimmy Williams, Houston County Sheriff Cullen Talton and Veterans High Aerospace Science teacher Lt. Col. Steve Atkins, USAF, Ret.
Veterans High is located at 340 Piney Grove Road in Kathleen.