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Hattiesburg concert band closes out 27th season

By Jeff Daley – email

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The City of Hattiesburg Concert Band closed out its 27th season with a free concert Sunday afternoon at the Saenger Theater in downtown Hattiesburg.

The band is led by conductor Dr. Sherman Hong. Guest conductors for Sunday's performance were Sammy Barr from Jones County Junior College and Doctor John Jenkins from Bay Minette, Alabama. 

The band is made up of all volunteers from various parts of South Mississippi, Alabama, and Louisiana. 

They perform four free concerts for the public each year at the Saenger.

The new season will open in the fall on Sunday, September 26.

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