March 29, 2011: Belhaven University presents the Belhaven University and Jackson Community Symphonic Band, Jazz Ensemble, and Percussion Ensemble Concert. It will be held on Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at 7:30 pm in the Center for the Arts Concert Hall.

"This concert will provide a wide variety of styles for the music lover," said Dr. Paxton Girtmon, Associate Professor of Music. "We have the Symphonic Band, and Percussion Ensemble on the stage, plus a reception outside, with the Jazz Band performing under the stars, if the weather permits. A great family atmosphere with enjoyable music for all age groups."

Excitement through sound is in store for you as the full range of instrumental timbres, color, and energy flow under the baton of Dr. Paxton Girtmon and Paul Heindl. Doors will open at 7:00 pm and there will be complimentary admission.

Belhaven stands among the select Christian colleges and universities that offer a unique general core curriculum encouraging the development of a personal worldview. The university believes a Christian worldview is a key to preparing men and women academically and spiritually to serve Christ Jesus in their careers, in human relationships, and in the world of ideas.

Founded in 1883, Belhaven University now serves over 3,000 students from campuses in Jackson, Memphis, Orlando, Houston, Chattanooga, Atlanta, and online, offering traditional undergraduate degrees, graduate and adult degree programs, and online degree programs.