concert band


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Noun1.concert band - a group of musicians playing brass and woodwind and percussion instrumentsconcert band - a group of musicians playing brass and woodwind and percussion instruments
band - instrumentalists not including string players
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There's a scenic railway, a water toboggan slide, a concert band, a theatre, wild animals, moving pictures, and so forth and so forth.
For those looking to relive some of their favorite orchestral overtures, The Arlington Heights Community Concert Band will celebrate the music of film with a new program just in time for the Academy Awards.
Dunblane Boys'Brigade Band gained a silver award at the regional heats of the Scottish Concert Bands Festival in Livingston on Sunday after impressing the adjudicators with the standard of their instrumental playing.
Following a brief intermission, the second part of the evening began with a performance from the North Tyneside Concert Band.
But Sousa had left an indelible mark on the concert band tradition: he made the march into an art, composed operettas, modeled excellent band conducting, and introduced much operatic music to Americans.
Petersburg Community Band, Dunedin Concert Band, Awesome Second Time Arounders Marching Band
Dennis Montgomery, a member of the Northshore Concert Band for more than forty years (and a member of the Midwest Clinic board), writes of his experiences in that adult community organization.
All six bands came away with an award, including the Foundation Wind Orchestra, Little Big Band and the Jazz Lab who all won a Platinum Award, the Big Band who won a gold award, the Concert Band who won silver and the Wind Band who finished with a bronze award.
Concert Band winners receive $500 of concert music for their level of ensemble and an accessory maintenance package provided by Yamaha, valued at $500 retail.
e Cleveland Concert Band was formed in January 2007 with musicians from across Teesside and North Yorkshire, and has grown steadily in numbers since 10 players turned up for its rst rehearsal.
Gustav Holsts monumental suite "The Planets," transcribed for the concert band by Merlin Patterson, and Johan de Meijs Symphony No.
The band won a silver medal after coming fourth in the final of the National Concert Band Festival in Manchester.