Nicholls saxophone celebration to feature Vickers

THIBODAUX – Nicholls State University will host South Louisiana Saxophone Day on Tuesday, March 11, at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Thibodaux.

The event will begin at 4:30 p.m. with a master class featuring students from Nicholls and Southeastern Louisiana University, followed by a 7:30 p.m. performance by Conn-Selmer artist and clinician Jeffrey E. Vickers. Aided by Sharon Ard, adjunct instructor of music at Southern Arkansas University, Vickers will present a concert of works by Vivaldi, Sancan, Heiden, Larsson and Iturralde.

The event is free and open to the public. St. John’s Episcopal Church is located at 718 Jackson St.

Conn-Selmer, Inc., a manufacturer and distributor of band and orchestral instruments for professional, amateur and student use, provides music-clinician services throughout the United States.