The Concord Band Celebrates Great American Songwriters
CONCORD, MA July 16, 2003
This week the Concord Band's Thursday night concert at Fruitlands Museums
in Harvard celebrates great American songwriters. The band will perform
Hoagy Carmichael's Startdust, Richard Rogers' music from South
Pacific, and the patriotic songs of Irving Berlin. As an added treat,
vocalists Nancy Williams-Morizio and Michael Morizio, both of Marlboro,
will sing the classic songs of Cole Porter. No tribute to American
songwriters would be complete without a march or two by John Philip
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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