Under the direction of Keith Hodgson, the South Jersey Area Wind Ensemble participated in the 2017 Sousa Band Festival in the internationally-renowned John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Read what Director, Keith Hodgson, and President, Karen Poorman, had to say about their experience:

"I was so impressed with everyone I met and the professional and courteous manner with which everything and everyone was handled.


Keith Hodgson, Director
South Jersey Area Wind Ensemble

"Thank you to all of you and your staff for your professionalism during the time that the South Jersey Area Wind Ensemble was at the Kennedy Center on March 12, 2017. Your staff was energetic, accommodating and helpful. We had many different needs from the average tour group and the Music Celebrations representatives met every request. Our band had a wonderful experience."

Karen Poorman, President

South Jersey Area Wind Ensemble

Music Celebrations