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JDHS band, choir and orchestra to perform holiday concert

Juneau-Douglas High School’s band, choir and orchestra will be working in concert this evening.

The JDHS Holiday Music Celebration Fundraiser is 6-8 p.m. tonight at the high school 1639 Glacier Ave.

The house opens at 6 p.m. with the Jazz Band performing in the commons while attendees can peruse silent auction items and treats for sale. Auditorium doors open at 7 p.m. for a concert of holiday music with the JDHS Choir, Orchestra and Concert Band, performing individually and in combination ensembles.

Donations will be welcome.

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