Westminster Presbyterian Church to Host Benefit Concert March 5

February 26, 2023

On Sunday, March 5 at 3:00 pm, Westminster Presbyterian Church in Clinton (1387 Highway 56 South) will host cellist Jonathan Simmons for a benefit concert to support his attending the Stellenbosch International Chamber Music Festival in South Africa this summer.

In addition, Jonathan will be providing music for area churches while he is in South Africa. Jonathan is currently pursuing a Doctorate of Musical Arts at the University of North Carolina Greensboro. To learn more about Jonathan and his trip, visit https://jonathansimmonscello.com/south-africa/.

“The music in this recital will be enjoyable for the whole family, including J.S. Bach’s Cello Suite No. 6, a piece by Greenville-based Ukranian-American composer Yuriy Leonovich including a humorous suite by fictitious composer P.D.Q Bach,” says Jonathan. The concert will last approximately one hour.

Admission is free with donations accepted.