Band Contest Sept. 23
Jacksonville State University's Paul Snow Stadium will
be the site of the 21st Southern Classic Band Contest on Saturday,
Sept. 23, with opening ceremonies beginning at 2:45 p.m. Under sponsorship
of University Bands and Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Professional Music Fraternity
for Men, the Southern Classic will present a dozen high school bands
from Alabama and Georgia who will perform their fall exhibition shows.
It will be an opportunity to see and hear some outstanding regional
bands for a full afternoon of music and pageantry on the field. The
event will conclude with the presentation of awards and a performance
by The Southerners of JSU. The Southerners will present their exhibition
show celebrating the 50th anniversary year of their naming. Admission
is $5 and the event is open to the public. For further information,
contact Sandy Lynch in the band office at 782-5562.
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