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The band begins 2015 in the usual way by participating in the Festival
of Bands. This concert includes members from all four of Allentown's
bands; the Allentown Band, the Marine Band, the Pioneer Band, and, of
course, the Municipal Band of Allentown.
The concert will be held at Dieruff High School on Sunday, February 22, starting at 2:30 pm. This is always a fabulous concert.
This year's concert theme is "Music by American Composers." The program will include "West Side Story" by Leonard Bernstein, "Trombone King" by Karl L. King, "Cole Porter Songs" arranged by Bennet, "God Bless the USA" by Lee Greenwood, "Ringgold Rhapsody" by Henry Gass, "Golden Friendships" by Henry Fillmore, "First Suite for Band" by Alfred Reed, and of course "Stars and Stripes Forever" by John Philip Sousa.
This concert is for the benefit of children and adults in the Lehigh Valley with developmental disabilities. This festival is made possible by generous financial support of advertisers, sponsors, donors, and patrons. Your support will be gratefully appreciated. Please send your check payable to:
824 Walnut Street
Allentown, PA 18102
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