Monday, March 6, 2017
|Master Sergeant Dave Haglund|
will solo with Shoreline Concert Band
The guest groups are the Kellogg Middle School Wind Ensemble directed by Alec Wilmart, the Shorecrest High School Wind Ensemble directed by Vince Caruso and the Shoreline Concert Band directed by Ken Noreen.
Altogether about 185 students will be participating in the concert.
There is no admission charge, thanks to funding from the Shoreline-LFP Arts Council.
Master Sergeant Dave Haglund of the President's Own will solo with each group. This is the 18th year that a member of the President's Own has come to Shoreline for this annual concert.
Trumpeter / cornetist Master Sergeant David Haglund joined "The President's Own" United States Marine Band in July 1992. Master Sgt. Haglund began his musical instruction at age 10.
After graduating from Muskegon High School in 1982, he earned a bachelor's degree in music from Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo in 1987 where he studied with Stephen Jones. He also attended the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis where he studied with David Baldwin and Manny Laureano.
Prior to joining "The President's Own," Master Sgt. Haglund was a trumpet instructor and director of bands at Northern Michigan University in Marquette and band director at Garden City High School in Garden City, Mich. Master Sgt. Haglund performs with the Marine Band and Marine Chamber Orchestra at the White House, in the Washington, D.C., area, and across the country during the band's annual concert tour.