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Veterans Day concert to feature Army Band

LAWRENCEVILLE — The Daily Post will celebrate Veterans Day with a concert featuring the internationally acclaimed United States Army Field Band and Soldier’s Chorus.

The official musical ambassadors of the Army will give a free performance at 7 p.m. Nov. 11 in the Gwinnett Center’s Grand Ballroom. The Field Band’s members are selected through a highly competitive audition process and represent some of the finest musical talents in the nation.

If you go

• What: Veterans Day concert

• When: 7 p.m. Nov. 11

• Where: Gwinnett Center, 6400 Sugarloaf Parkway in Duluth

• Cost: Free

• For more information: Call 770-963-9205 ext. 1100 or e-mail tickets@gwinnettdailypost.com

The concert band and chorus will present a diverse program of marches, overtures, popular music, patriot selections and instrumental and vocal solos.

The event, presented by the Daily Post, is sponsored by Geico and the Gwinnett Center.

Local high school instrumentalists and choral students are expected to join the band during a song, and those who attend are asked to bring nonperishable food items for donations that will benefit the Gwinnett community.

The concert is free to attend, however tickets are required and can be reserved by calling 770-963-9205 ext. 1100 or e-mailing tickets@gwinnettdailypost.com.