Several members of the University of Jamestown Wind Ensemble performed in the 13th Annual North Dakota Intercollegiate Band concert on Saturday, March 29 at the Fargo North High School Auditorium, 801 17th Ave. N., Fargo.

Participants from University of Jamestown are Reid Halvorson (trombone), Williston; Sydney Johnson (alto saxophone), Cambridge, Minn.; Ariel Oster (flute), Wimbledon; Aaron Paulson (trombone), Sebeka, Minn.; Katie Roehm (clarinet), Carpio; Annika Vernon (clarinet), Hazen; and Samantha Wetzel (alto saxophone), Argusville.

The North Dakota Intercollegiate Band featured 78 student musicians from seven different colleges and universities across North Dakota. The guest conductor was Dr. Jack Stamp, Professor of Music and Chairperson of the Music Department and Director of Band Studies at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Stamp’s compositions have been commissioned and performed by leading military and university bands across the United States.

Also performing on the concert was the 188th Army Band under the direction of 1st Sgt. Bradley D. Reed, Acting Commander.

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