ESU gala benefit concert features night of unique music

Saturday night, at Beach Music Hall students, faculty, alumni, and music lovers gathered to raise funds for Music Department scholarships.

 Department Chair Dr. Allan Comstock says the benefit raises roughly $10,000 each year, which is critical to the department's excellence.

  

 Comstock says the scholarship funds benefit both musicians and non musicians majors. With a special performance by RoseWind Duo featuring former ESU music professor Scott Herring and Clifford Leaman. 

  

 Herring talked about the RoseWind Duo performance.

  

 Special guest performers joined RoseWind Duo, including ESU professor Dr. Gary Ziek who composed a new piece for the event.