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University of Rhode Island celebrates R.I. Navy Week

The University of Rhode Island will host a concert featuring the Navy Band Northeast’s Pops Ensemble Wednesday, May 27 at 7 p.m. as part of its celebration of Rhode Island Navy Week 2015.

The performance will take place in URI’s Fine Arts Center, 105 Upper College Road, Kingston. Other events will be taking place across Rhode Island to celebrate Navy Week. The concert is free and open to the public.

Under the direction of Lt. Gregory Fritz, Navy Band Northeast’s Pops Ensemble is a concert band that performs a wide variety of musical styles, including traditional band favorites, popular standards and patriotic tunes. Whether performing for an outdoor summer concert series or a holiday concert in December, the pops ensemble provides…


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