NEWS FROM CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, BAKERSFIELD
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
20 April, 2000
Contact: Mike Stepanovich, 661/664-2456; email@example.com
Music under the Stars
The California State University, Bakersfield Community Concert Band presents its next concert, "Music Under The Stars," Saturday, May 13, at 7:30 p.m.
The concert, which will be at the Silver Creek Recreation Area at Harrison and Gosford roads, will feature a varied selection of pieces ranging from Duke Ellington and "Riverdance" to a special tribute to the music of John Philip Sousa.
"We invite people to bring a picnic basket, lawn chairs and blankets, and enjoy a good old fashioned band concert," said Gordon Mehling, Community Concert Band director and a professor of music at CSUB. Picnicking begins at 6:30 p.m., with the downbeat at 7:30 p.m., he said.
The concert is free. For more information, please call the CSUB Performing Arts Department at 664-3093.