Southern plans concert, jazz brunch

The The huge gala, “A Serenade to Spring,” will feature the Southern University Wind Ensemble under the direction of Director of Bands Lawrence Jackson.The event will be held at 5 p.m. Sunday, April 21, in the F.G. Clark Activity Center.

Lawrence Jackson’s cell is 324-4067

The Chancellor # is 771-5022

SU Center for International Affairs to host International Jazz BrunchThe Southern University Center for International Affairs and University Outreach will host its annual International Jazz Brunch and Silent Auction on April 20, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Cotillion Ballroom.Funds from the event provide scholarships and for students seeking to study abroad.Items from countries such as Brazil, Turkey, China, Senegal, and Belize will be auctioned. Guests can also donate items from countries they’ve visited. All items donated or purchased are tax deductible.The Herman Jackson Jazz Ensemble will provide entertainment at the event. Tickets are $35 each or $300 for a table.Tickets are available at the Center for InternatSouthern University Chancellor’s Concert is set for 5 p.m. Sunday, April 21, in the F.G. Clark Activity Center.

The concert will feature the Southern University Wind Ensemble under the direction of Lawrence Jackson, the university’s director of bands.

Admission is free.

Also, the university’s Center for International Affairs and University Outreach will host its annual International Jazz Brunch and Silent Auction from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 20, in the Cotillion Ballroom in the Student Union on campus.

Proceeds from the event will provide scholarships and funds for students seeking to study abroad.

Items from countries such as Brazil, Turkey, China, Senegal and Belize will be auctioned. Guests also can donate items from countries they’ve visited for the auction. All items donated or purchased are tax deductible.

The Herman Jackson Jazz Ensemble will provide entertainment. Tickets are $35 each or $300 for a table.

For tickets or information, call (225) 771-2613 or email: kristan_gordon@subr.edu. Here are blurbs on the events. We have pics for both.

The musical event of Spring 2013 is in the works as preparations are being made for Southern University Chancellor’s Concert.

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