May 16, 2014 9:05 AM by KATC
The Lafayette Concert Band will honors the brave heroes who died serving their country with its annual "Songs of Remembrance" Concert.
The seventy-member, all volunteer adult community band, under the direction of Gerald Guilbeaux, will perform at 3:30 p.m. at The Bayou Church on Kaliste Saloom Road.
This free family concert will feature marches and patriotic selections performed by the award-winning Lafayette Concert Band.
The concert this year will include the world premiere of a new work commissioned by the band and dedicated to two members of the band who have passed away.
The program will also give the audience ample opportunity to reflect on the true meaning of Memorial Day and will include a segment honoring veterans of the U.S. Military.
Ample parking is available adjacent to East Bayou Baptist Church on Kaliste Saloom Road. For more information call 337-989-1279.