Southern Oregon Concert Band

Directed by Martin Behnke, the band will present “Beyond Sousa: Classics for Band” at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 23, in the Music Recital Hall on the Southern Oregon University campus, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland.

Look for composer John Phillips Sousa’s “Hand Across the Sea,” Henry Fillmore’s “The Klaxon” and Gustav Holst’s “First Suite for Military Band,” along with Clare Grundman’s “American Folk Rhapsody.” Other fare will include Paul Lavender’s arrangement of Johann de Meij’s “Lord of the Rings,” Behnke’s “A Willamette Valley Suite” and de Meij’s “Klezmer Classics.”

Admission is by donation. Call 541-708-0365.