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HCC Fine Arts presents Bibertal Youth Band from Bavaria, Germany
8/4/2015

The Fine Arts Department of Highland Community College will host the Bibertal Youth Band from Bavaria, Germany for a special concert at 7 p.m. Friday, August 14 in the Fine Arts Theatre in the Ferguson Fine Arts Center.

The 65-piece youth wind band, the Jugendblasorchester Bibertal, is traveling on a concert tour of the United States. Students ranging in ages 14-21 make up the majority of the ensemble. Their director is Hermann Taubenheim. More information about the group can be found on their website, www.jbo-bibertal.de.

Admission is free for the concert.

Host families in Freeport are still needed for a few of the guest musicians. All of the group's members speak English and look forward to experiencing an American home stay. The dates needed for home stay are Thursday, Aug. 13; Friday, Aug. 14 and Saturday, Aug. 15.

For more information contact Allen Redford, HCC music instructor, at allen.redford@highland.edu.



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