Pete Nowlen, Director of Concert Bands at U.C. Davis, has been named Artistic Director of the San Francisco Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band. Mr. Nowlen makes his official debut as artistic director at the Freedom Band concert “A Festival of Ensembles,” the first concert of its 2013‐14 Community Concert Season. Concert downbeat at 8PM, Friday, September 20, at Herchurch Lutheran, 678 Portola Drive, San Francisco. Admission free.