DEFIANCE, Ohio – The music of the season will be featured as the Defiance College
Community Band presents the ninth Annual Holiday Pops Concert. The concert will be
held Tuesday, Dec. 3, beginning at 7 p.m. at the Defiance Community Auditorium, downtown
Kids of all ages will enjoy many traditional Christmas selections that include vocal soloists Randy Schroeder and Kirsten Coffman, dancers from the Defiance Dance Studio, an audience sing-a-long, and many other holiday surprises.
"We are excited to perform the holiday favorites for our community," said Defiance College Director of Bands Bridget Leahy. "This is a great show for children, and parents should bring cameras! We have a special guest joining us all the way from the North Pole with gifts for all the children."
To better serve the children, there will be an early 7 p.m. curtain. The event is free and open to the public.
Defiance College, chartered in 1850, is an independent, liberal arts institution in Northwest Ohio offering more than 40 undergraduate programs of study as well as graduate programs in education and business. Defiance College has received national recognition for its educational experience of service and engagement. The college website is www.defiance.edu.