Published on: June 11, 2013The Kingwood Big Band will celebrate America’s birthday early with a patriotic concert on Saturday, June 29 at Lone Star College-Kingwood.
The Independence Celebration Concert, also sponsored by the Rotary Club of East Montgomery County, will take place at 2 p.m. in the college’s Student-Conference Center. The band will perform patriotic favorites and jazz music from the Big Band era in honor of the Independence Day Holiday.
“We want people to come out on June 29 and enjoy a wonderful concert presented by the LSC-Kingwood Big Band, under the direction of Alfredo Vélez, in honor of our country’s birthday,” said Dr. Suann Hereford, counselor and professor in the Health Occupations and Sciences division at LSC-Kingwood, and secretary of the Rotary Club of East Montgomery County.
Tickets to the Independence Celebration Concert are $10 for general admission and $5 for students ages 18 and younger. Children under 12 are free. Tickets are available at the door. Proceeds from this concert will benefit LSC-Kingwood music scholarships and other Rotary projects.
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Lone Star College System has been opening doors to a better community for 40 years. Founded in 1973, LSCS remains steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion. Today, with 78,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 90,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and the fastest-growing community college system in the nation. Dr. Richard Carpenter is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, five centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To ###