Fresno Pacific Community Wind Ensemble performs with Craig Kirchhoff (video link)

The Fresno Pacific University Community Wind Ensemble had the opportunity to play with a special guest conductor at its November 30 concert at the Paul Shaghoian Concert Hall. Craig Kirchhoff, professor at the University of Minnesota, is a widely-known conductor and is a former president of the College Band Directors National Association. The concert celebrated the 10thanniversary of the CWE, conducted by Patricia DeBenedetto. Kirchhoff also presented a workshop for music educators. To find out more information about the music department and future performances, check out their website at


Wayne Steffen
Associate Director of Publications and Media Relations