MEDIA ALERT
 
DATE:  March 2, 2004
CONTACT: Dr. John Wojcik, Associate Professor, College of Arts and Humanities, (361) 825-2375; Melissa Goonan, Public Affairs, (361) 825-2337

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WHO:    Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Department of Music 
 
WHAT:   Concert Band Performance          
 
WHEN:   Wednesday, March 3, 2004 at7 p.m.      
 
WHERE: University Center Lone Star Ballroom   
 
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Concert Band to Honor Late Professor as Part of Musical Performance
 
The Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Concert Band will pay a musical tribute to the late Dr. James W. Carlsen during a performance on Wednesday, March 3 at 7:30 p.m.in the University Center Lone Star Ballroom.

As part of the tribute to the late Professor of Communications and Theatre who passed away last year, University Theatre Director J. Don Luna will read the poem, “Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night” by Dylan Thomas. The performance by the Concert Band, directed by Dr. John Wojcik, will feature pieces by Nicholas Rimsky-Korsakov, Anthony Iannacone, John Philip Sousa and Malcolm Arnold.

The concert, the first in a series during March, is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Department of Music at (361) 825-2375.