Crossroads choir and band join forces for patriotic concert
Oct. 18, 2011 at 5:18 a.m.
The Crossroads Community Band and the Victoria Civic Chorus Concert will perform a patriotic-themed concert at the Victoria Fine Arts Center on Thursday evening.
The free concert will feature tunes such as "America the Beautiful," "The Battle Hymn of the Republic" and "Songs of Democracy."
Jay Lester, director of the Crossroads Community Band said, "It brings heightened awareness of patriotism for our country."
The 40-member band, which started in August 2009, consists of various professionals in the community and some students.
The two ensembles will perform some selections together and others separately.