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a group of musicians playing brass and woodwind and percussion instruments

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Members and friends of the McHenry County College Concert Band are partnering for the fourth year in a row with the McHenry County Salvation Army to add music to the Red Kettle fundraising campaign.
Small instrumental ensembles from the MCC Concert Band volunteer to "ring the bell" at Salvation Army red kettle sites throughout the county.
The band presented a varied programme of four pieces, including two works specifically for Concert Band -'Eagles Among Us'and 'Lightspeed'- as well THEWALTZ No 2 from the Jazz Suite by Shostakovich and an arrangement of the Jungle Book theme,'The Bare Necessities', featuring a Dixieland quartet.
After World War II, a few civilian concert bands remained active, but their repertory began to depart from that of earlier eras.
Seventeen appendices list the repertory of the main ensembles treated in the book and provide concert bands with suggestions of operatic or theatrical repertory composed between 1940 and 1980.
Martin reviews these difficulties and concludes that while terminological imprecision might explain in part why "scholars, critics, and opera historians tend to skim by concert bands," generations of snobbish attitudes contribute to a general neglect of concert bands now that they no longer dominate popular culture (p.
With popular music at one end of the cultural spectrum and the academic music of wind ensembles, an acquired taste, at the other, there remains no middle ground for viable concert bands unless conductors deliberately set out to recreate it, as some do.
com)-- When Dunedin Concert Band Director and Conductor Stephen P Brown realized President Lincoln's assassination and the first publicly recognized Memorial Day occurred so close to each other, he simply had to find live music to share with the residents of Pinellas County that reflected both historic events.
As a result, the Dunedin Concert Band will present 'Lincoln Legacy' by Michael Sweeney at a free outdoor concert in downtown Dunedin on Sunday, May 24 at 3pm.
A WARWICKSHIRE college's concert band is to perform at a Christmas concert at Bedworth Civic Hall on Thursday.
Jonathan plays in the Stadium High School Concert Band, Tacoma Youth Symphony Orchestra, Principal Tuba and the Seattle Conservatory of Music Brass Quintet.
The strongest feeling I have about all this is a feeling of pride for my students,'' said Matt McKagan, the director of the jazz and concert bands.
The Northshore Concert Bands season concludes with a lively program of music that draws inspiration from ages past.
Members and friends of the McHenry County College Concert Band are braving the cold temperatures to partner for the fourth year in a row with the McHenry County Salvation Army to add the joy of music to the Red Kettle fundraising campaign.
NORTH Warwickshire and Hinckley College's concert band is to perform at a Christmas concert at Bedworth Civic Hall on Thursday.