The Yorktown High School Symphonic Band, Concert Band and Jazz Ensemble will present their annual Winter Concert on Thursday, December 11 at 7p.m. in the YHS Auditorium. The program will feature Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana, David Holsinger’s On a Hymsong of Phillip Bliss, Antonin Dvorak’s New World Symphony and a classic selection from British composer, Gustav Holst. Both bands and the jazz ensemble will be led by YHS Director of Bands, Mr. Brian Coffill.
Canned food items will also be collected at the concert to benefit the Arlington Food Assistance Center (AFAC). The suggested donation is one canned food item per person attending the performance. All items collected at the event will be donated to AFAC to help feed the hungry in our community this holiday season.
Yorktown High School is located at 5201 28Th Street, N. in Arlington. Entrance to the auditorium faces Yorktown Blvd. Admission is free; refreshments will be available.
For additional information, please visit the bands website at http://www.yorktownband.org.