20th Annual J. Harry Persse Memorial Concert
Music Scholarship Event Tributes Savannah Music Education Leader

When:November 13th, 3 p.m.
Where:Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 1707 Bull Street
Admission:Free admission, no tickets needed; scholarship donations welcomed

About this event:
Armstrong AMT pays tribute to lifelong Savannah musician, composer, and educator J. Harry Persse with the 20th anniversary of this special free concert event.

Music students and Armstrong alumni will participate in this concert that will be held in historic Savannah's Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Dr. Persse's family home parish.

During the concert Armstrong will announce the 2011 winner of the J. Harry Persse Scholarship for Excellence in Music Theory.

Violinist Ricardo Ochoa and percussionist Janet McGarity will perform the 2011 Persse Composition Competition Winning selection: Transcience by Brock McGarity.

Admission to the concert is free of charge. Scholarship donations to the endowed J. Harry Persse Music Scholarship Fund will be accepted.

The concert is at 3 p.m. in the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 1707 Bull Street, 31401.

Call 344.2801 from noon to 3 p.m., weekdays, for ticketing information.