On February 13th at 7:30pm a group of Kilgore College Dance students will perform to Pirates of the Caribbean for the East Texas Symphonic Band at LaTourneau University Belcher center. This event is considered the grand winter celebration. The mission of the East Texas Symphonic Band is to raise appreciation and awareness of wind band music in the east Texas area. They focus on showcasing the excitement and cultural identity inherent in live performances and it gives adult musicians a venue in which to continue making music part of their live.
The East Texas Symphonic Band provides motivation and encouragement for young musicians to perform beyond the level of their school experiences. This program is designed to add valuable and accessible addition to the arts in the east Texas region.
The KC dance students will be performing for the public at this annual event.
James Snowden, the organizer and conductor of the group invited the KC dance department to perform at this event and take part in this musical showcase said, Angel Aulds, the director of the KC dance department.
Admission to this event is $5 (cash or check only) at the door for concerts held at the S.E. Belcher Jr. Chapel and performance center, with students and children admitted free.