Special Alert

Classic City Band Spring Concert

The band is back at Hodgson!

Classic City Band, Georgia's oldest continuously-opperating community band, will be returning to Hodgson Hall for another spring concert. We think you're going to LOVE this line-up titled "Something Borrowed, Something Blue". This program contains music old and new, some composed for bands, some arranged, with the anchor piece being "Rhapsody in Blue", with Rebekah Boles as soloist. Will also feature a few of their own members as soloists for the event. Carter Stanfield, trombone, will perform "Blue Bells of Scotland" and clarinetists Tom Cooper and Francis Riznor will perform "Concertpiece No. 2". As noted in the full program below, they also hope to have a few choir/chorus members from the Athens area joining us for the showcase, as well as, a special guest conductor from the UGA School of Music.

Performance will be held at UGA's Hodgson Hall on Sunday, March 24th. Show is FREE!

Sound The Bells, by John Williams

Academic Festival Overture, by Johannes Brahms

Concertpiece No. 2, by Felix Mendelssohn
Tom Cooper and Francis Rizner, clarinet soloists

Hosts of Freedom, by Karl King

Blue Bells of Scotland, by Arthur Pryor
Carter Stanfield, trombone soloist

I've Made My Plans For The Summer, by John Philip Sousa
Kendall Kookogey and Dallas Bono, vocal soloists

Meridian, by Ola Gjeilo
Guest conductor, guest chorus

Rhapsody in Blue, by George Gershwin
Rebekah Boles, piano soloist

The Bride Elect, by John Philip Sousa

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