The Decorah Band Department presents the 7th and 8th grade bands in concert Thursday, May 1, at 7 p.m. in the DHS auditorium.

The 7th grade band, under the direction of Matt Cody, will perform "St. Petersburg March," by Johnnie Vinson; "Country Wildflowers," by Larry Daehn; and "At A Turkish Market," by William Owen.

The 8th grade band, under the direction of James Fritz, will perform "Music For the Royal Fireworks," by Frederic Handel -- Mvt. 1 - Overture, Mvt. 2 - Rejouissance, Mvt. 3 - Menuett; "Air From County Derry," arr. by Joseph Kreines; and "River Valley Legacy," by Kevin Mixon -- Mvt. 1 - River Echoes, Mvt. 2 - Railroads, Mvt. 3 Machines, and Mvt. 4 Traditions.

This is the final concert of the school year for these students. The public is invited to attend. There is no admission fee.