Veterans tribute by Defiance College Community Band Nov. 8

November 7, 2016 

DEFIANCE, Ohio - The Defiance College Community Band will be performing a salute to all veterans on Tuesday, Nov. 8, at 7:30 p.m. at the Defiance Community Auditorium. The concert will highlight and honor our veterans with a variety of patriotic selections.

Co-conductors Cathy Booth and Scott Rogers will round out the program with songs that capture our nation’s rich musical heritage, including some of John Philip Sousa’s great marches and Big Band favorites by Bob Lowden.

The concert will include the patriotic march “The Stars and Stripes Forever” and other well-known songs. Come to the event and help celebrate America and honor the men and women who made our freedom possible.

The concert is free and open to the public. More information on Defiance College Music Programs can be found at

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