News From Terre Haute, Indiana

Music

July 19, 2012

Seven groups to perform at Community Band Festival

TERRE HAUTE — Seven bands are scheduled to perform at the second annual “On the Banks of the Wabash” Community Band Festival on Saturday in Fairbanks Park.

The music is to begin at 2 p.m. and last until 9 p.m. The Terre Haute Community Band, the festival’s host, said two new groups, the Bloomington (Ind.) Community Band and the Pipes and Drums of the Fountain Trust from Covington will make their first appearances in Terre Haute.

The Montgomery County Civic Band is scheduled to kick off the event at 2 p.m. followed by the Pipe and Drums at 3 p.m. The Marshall (Ill.) City Band will perform at 4 p.m. followed by the Brazil Concert Band at 5 p.m., the Bloomington Community Band at 6 p.m., the Greater Greenwood Community Band at 7 p.m. and the Terre Haute Community Band at 8 p.m.

In the event of rain, the festival will move into the YMCA building on the grounds of Fairbanks Park.

The audience can expect to hear rousing marches; medleys of tunes from Broadway and motion pictures; popular songs from different eras; and music written especially for band performance.

Tents will be erected to provide shady areas for the audience. And a misting station will be set up on the grounds. Food vendors will be in the park to offer refreshments. Audience members are advised to bring a chair or blanket, sunscreen and insect repellent.

For further information about the festival, contact the Terre Haute Community Band at (812) 535-6440 or on the web at www.terrehaute

communityband.org
.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Music
Latest News
TribStar.com Poll
AP Video
Obama Hopeful on Ukraine, Will Watch Russians Crew Criticized Over Handling of Ferry Disaster Flamingo Frenzy Ahead of Zoo Construction Deadly Avalanche Sweeps Slopes of Mount Everest Malaysia Plane: Ocean Floor Images 'Very Clear' Agreement Reached to Calm Ukraine Tensions Police Arrest Suspect in Highway Shootings Drought Concerns May Hurt Lake Tourism Chelsea Clinton Is Pregnant Today in History for April 18th Raw: Bulgarian Monastery Dyes 5000 Easter Eggs Vermont Goat Meat Gives Refugees Taste of Home Mayor Rob Ford Launches Re-election Campaign Raw: Pope Francis Performs Pre-easter Ritual Diplomats Reach Deal to Ease Tensions in Ukraine Raw: Two Lucky Kids Get Ride in Popemobile Author Gabriel Garcia Marquez Dead at 87 Raw: Royal Couple Visits Australia Mountains Captain of Sunken South Korean Ferry Apologizes Calif. Investigators Re-construct Fatal Bus Cras
NDN Video
The 2014 New York Auto Show Meet Johnny Manziel's New Girlfriend Chelsea Clinton Announces Pregnancy Funny: Celebrating Easter with Martha Stewart and Friends Man Accuses 'X-Men' Director Bryan Singer of Sexually Abusing Him As a Teenager Man hit with $525 federal fine after he doesn't pay for soda refill Lea Michele & Naya Rivera Feuding? Jabari Parker declares for the NBA draft Singing Nun Belts Out Cyndi Lauper New West, Texas Explosion Video Swim Daily, Throwback Thursday Don't Be A Tattletale: Bad Bullying Tips For Students The trillest thoughts on marijuana "RHOA" Star Charged With Battery Grizzly Bears Get Snowy Birthday Party Weatherman draws forecast when another technical glitch strikes WGN Elizabeth Olsen's Sexy Shoot Bay Area Teen Gets Prom Date With Help From 'Breaking Bad' Star Boston Bomb Scare Defendant Appears in Court Behind The Tanlines Jersey Strong Part 1
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
  • -

     

    March 12, 2010

activity