Justin's memorial service included people from many aspects of his life. Included were poems and eulogies presented by members of the band, friends, co-workers and family members. Interspersed throughout, the New Orleans Concert Band performed musical selections pertinent to Justin's life. All in all, it was a touching and powerful tribute to a special person. Please view the pdf attached below to see the full program and texts of the poems.
On July 14, 2013 we lost a dear friend a member of the band.
Justin Whitney, one of our french horn players died suddenly as a result of a diabetic coma.
More information and memorials can be found here:
Please join us for a special, memorial service to be held on August 14, 2013 at 6:30 pm at the University of New Orleans recital hall.