DePauw University Band Commemorates 75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor

On November 13th The DePauw University band will be commemorating the 75th Anniversary of Pearl Harbor on Sunday with Richard Rodgers’ stirring soundtrack to the early television series “Victory at Sea” which documented the battle of the Pacific during World War II. The ensemble will also celebrate Indiana’s 200th Birthday and pay tribute to Indiana-native, composer Fred Jewell with his rousing circus march “The Screamer.” Featured on the concert will be senior clarinetist Gretchen Stibich in Frank Ticheli’s “Blue Shades.” Audience members are encouraged to bring a non-perishable food item that will be donated directly to the Putnam County Emergency Food Pantry. Bring an item and receive a free ticket to the performance.

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