JCJC Band Clinic Concert

Written By: Teresa McCreery
Email Address: teresa.mccreery@jcjc.edu
Date Submitted: 2018-01-25 20:54:22


ELLISVILLE – About 400 high school and middle school band students are expected to participate in Jones County Junior College’s annual honor band clinic this weekend. They will split up into four groups and spend a couple of days sharpening their skills before performing for the public.  The JCJC band directors are pleased to present the hard work and talents of these students at the JCJC Clinic Concert on Saturday, January 27, at 1 p.m. in the M.P. Bush Fine Arts Auditorium.

Students will work with guest clinicians, Dr. Erik Richards, Director of Bands from Delta State University will direct the top high school group. Jerry Pickering, Director of Bands from Northwest Ranking High School will be conducting the second band.  The middle school bands will be conducted by Jennifer Sills of the Madison County School District and Oak Groves’ Kris Chandler. The public is invited to attend this event free of charge.  For more information contact the JCJC Director of Bands, Dr. Ben Burge at 601-477-4095 or email ben.burge@jcjc.edu.

 

 

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