Pomona Concert Band Concert Newsletter
Current Newsletter / Pomona Concert Band Spring Concert
Posted on May 8th, 2019
To the Friends of the Pomona Concert Band,
Pomona Concert Band Spring Concert
The Pomona Concert Band proudly presents their annual Spring Concert titled "Let's Dance" on Sunday, May 19th, 2019 at 3:00 pm. The concert will be held in the Palomares Park Community Center, 499 E. Arrow Hwy in Pomona and is sponsored by the City of Pomona Community Services Department. The concert is FREE to the public. Refreshments will be served at intermission. The Color Guard is headed up by Sr. MSgt. Ret. Heriberto Feliciano and the Master of Ceremonies for the concert will be Pomona City Councilwoman Elizabeth Ontiveros-Cole.
The concert's featured numbers are "Italian Polka" by Sergei Rachmaninoff, arranged by Eric Leidzen, three pieces arranged for band by John R. Bourgeois; "Vienna Jubilation Overture" by Franz von Suppe, "Cossack Dance" by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, and "Galop from Genevieve de Brabant" by Jacques Offenbach; "The Song of the Spirit Dance" by Leon Steward, "Stepping Along" by Edwin Franko Goldman, "Three Celtic Dances" by Brian Balmages, "Belle of the Ball" by Leroy Anderson, "Skydance" by Robert Sheldon and "Washington Post March" by John Philip Sousa.
Don't miss this concert by one of the premier community Wind Bands in Southern California. The best part is that the concert is FREE. So bring your entire family and invite your friends to Palomares Park on Sunday May 19th at 3:00 pm.
The Pomona Concert Band will also be performing on Monday, May 27th at 8:30 AM at the City of Pomona's Memorial Day Program at the Pomona Cemetery, 502 E Franklin Ave., Pomona.
The Pomona Concert Band is under the baton of Linda W. Taylor, Conductor and Musical Director, along with Assistant Directors Dr. Jorge Garcia and Kerry Kline. Band members come from Pomona and more than twenty surrounding communities to make music together.
Please visit the Pomona Concert Band's webite at www.pomonaconcertband.org to view all the features including audio, photo and video galleries. The band has a YouTube Channel, along with Facebook, Twitter and Instagram websites. So click on the icons at the bottom of this email and visit our sites and let us know what you think.
Donations to the band are always welcome and appreciated. The community can help support the Pomona Concert Band by becoming a supporter of The Friends of the Pomona Concert Band at the FRIENDS level ($99 & under), PATRONS ($100+), BENEFACTORS ($500+) and DISTINGUISHED BENEFACTORS ($1,000+). All Donor's names will be included on every program and our website for the entire concert season. The Friends of the Pomona Concert Band is a registered charity under Internal Revenue Code Section 501 C (3). Checks may be made out to: Friends of the Pomona Concert Band, P.O. Box 2753, Pomona, CA 91769.
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