Take a Musical Journey to Vienna with the Concord Band
CONCORD, MA July 6, 2003
Imagine you're spending a night in Vienna listening to Viennese waltzes,
polkas, and Austrian marches while overlooking the Nashua River
Valley. This week the Concord Band concert at Fruitlands Museums will
feature the music of great Austrian composers Johann Strauss, Eduard
Strauss, Mozart, Franz Lehar, and Josef Franz Wagner. Featured performers
for this concert will be Concord Band clarinetist Paul Silver performing
Mozart's Clarinet Concerto, and members of the Concord Band's saxophone
section performing their version of The Three Tenors.
The Concord Band performs at Fruitlands Museums in Harvard, MA every
Thursday night through July 31st at 7:30 PM. The gates open at 5:00
PM. Bring a picnic supper or purchase grilled items and snacks on
site. $12.00 Parking Fee, $10.00 for Museum Members.
The Concord Band, founded in 1959, is one of the leading community
concert bands in the United States. It is well known for its innovative
programming and the exceptional quality of its commissioned pieces. It
presents both formal and Pops concerts throughout the year. Its summer
concerts at Fruitlands Museums in Harvard, Massachusetts, are attended by
more than 10,000 people each year. The band's Music Director is
Dr. William G. McManus.
For additional information, contact Yvonne Dailey,
Concord Band Publicity.
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