Concert band, clarinet students display talents at "Festival of the Arts"

Concert band, clarinet students display talents at "Festival of the Arts"
October 29, 2009

Marcus Pass, Marketing and Communications
(630) 829-6094

The Benedictine University Department of Music will present its semiannual “Festival of the Arts” Saturday and Sunday, November 7-8, at Scholl Hall on the Benedictine campus and at St. Daniel Hall at Benet Academy. The festival begins on Saturday, November 7 with a recital by students in the preparatory music program and applied students at 1:00 p.m. in Scholl Hall, Room 101. The festival continues at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 8 at St. Daniel Hall with a performance by the Benedictine University Concert Band under the direction of Maryann Flock. The performance is titled “Animal Vegetable Mineral.” Sunday’s performances conclude with recitals by juniors Stefanie Lostumbo (clarinet) and Meagan Walsh (bass clarinet) at 7:30 p.m. in Scholl Hall, Room 101. All performances are open to the public and admission is free. For more information, call the Department of Music at (630) 829-6320.


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.