University Relations and Communications

Oct. 29, 2018

 

MSU Billings ensemble

 

MSU Billings Ensemble to play fundraiser for Explorer's Academy

Event scheduled for Nov. 3 at 7 p.m.

 

Contacts:

University Relations and Communications, 657-2266

 

MSU BILLINGS NEWS—Music ensembles fromMontana State University Billings are set to play a fundraiser for Explorer’s Academy on Saturday, Nov. 3.

 

Musical performances include the Big Band, Combo, Blues Band, and Jackets Only A Capella. The event will be held at Craft Local, 2413 Montana Ave. in Billings.

 

A $5 donation will be accepted at the door and all proceeds go to Explorer’s Academy. All ages welcome to attend this musical event.

 

The Explorer’s Academy is a program of Head Start that provides comprehensive services for young children and their families to achieve school readiness and lifelong success.

 

“This is a great way for our music program to connect with the community,” commented John Roberts, assistant professor of low brass. “Our students enjoy playing for an audience and it is especially endearing when their efforts impact the lives of other people.”

 

Visit their Facebook event page to learn more. For questions call the MSU Billings Department of Music at (406) 657-2350.