News From Terre Haute, Indiana

April 4, 2013

ISU Symphonic Band to honor George Graesch


News Release

TERRE HAUTE — Indiana State University’s Symphonic Band will present an evening of music honoring a longtime director of bands during “George Graesch: A Concert of Celebration” at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday in Tilson Auditorium.

The concert will also feature guest conductors who were Graesch’s former colleagues and students: Gary E. Smith, Cynthia Wagoner and William K. Wakefield.

Entertainment by emeriti professor John Spicknall is scheduled for 6 p.m. in Heritage Lounge and a reception will follow the concert. Former students and colleagues are invited to bring photos and their favorite memories to share with Graesch.

The event is free. For more information, contact the School of Music at 812-237-2771.