The NOVA Alexandria Band, the John Adams Elementary School Orff Ensemble and the George Washington Middle School Jazz Band will perform a variety of musical selections as part of the Children’s Concert. The concert reflects the Alexandria Campus’s commitment to its community and is also a celebration of music education in the city’s local schools. The concert will take place from 7:30 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. Thursday, March 3 at the Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall & Arts Center at the NOVA Alexandria Campus.
Music will include selections by Richard Wagner, Carl Orff, Henry Fillmore, Mark Camphouse, Dizzy Gillespie, and Alfred Reed. The evening will also include a recognition ceremony for student winners from the Alexandria City Public Schools in the visual and performing arts categories of the National PTA Reflections Programs.