Rockport Legion Band’s Free Sunday Night Concerts

Rockport Legion Band’s Free Sunday Night Concerts
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Start Date: Aug 24 2014
Location: Back Beach Bandstand, 7-8:30 pm



The Rockport Legion Band will perform our seventh and final free concert of our 81st consecutive summer concert series at the Back Beach Bandstand, Beach Street, Rockport, MA.

Children are welcome. Popcorn and tonic are available. Folding chairs and blankets are good. In case of rain we will play inside the Legion Hall, next to the bandstand. Perennial favorite the 1812 Overture – with firing squad – is included in this season finale!

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Jason Howard will conduct the following program:

Star Spangled Banner Francis Scott Key
Marche Des Parachutistes Belges Pierre Leemans
The Music Man Meredith Willson
Baritone Boogie (Euphoinum Solo, Connie Villanti) Arr. Trevarthen
Go West Arr. Ralph Ford
Standard “Pop” Favorites Frank Cofield
Selections from Grease Arr. Ted Rickett
Gabriel’s Oboe (Oboe Solo, Bob Heineman) Arr. Robert Morricone
Lasses Trombone Henry Fillmore
The Muppet Show Theme Arr. Frank D. Cofield
The Great Muppet Caper Arr. Brockner
As Time Goes By (Flute Solo, Jeannine Lynch Arr. Warren Barker
The Presidents March Henry Fillmore
1812 Overture Pyotr Tchaikovsky
Stars and Stripes Forever John Philip Sousa
God Bless America Irving Berlin

Concerts are free. Children of all ages welcome. Popcorn and tonics are available. Bring chairs and blankets. The season’s music will include selections from the opera, the stage, popular marches, the movies, and radio.

Visit us online at http://rockportlegionband.wordpress.com/

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