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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. Visit our website at www.concordband.org.


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