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San Luis Obispo County Band presents a Mother's Day Concert
Concert Theme: A Myriad of Music for Mother's Day
May 12, 2019, Sunday at 7:00 pm, at the First United Methodist Church, 275 N. Halcyon Road, Arroyo Grande
The San Luis Obispo County Band is presenting "A Myriad of Music for Mother's Day" on Sunday, May 12, 2019 at 7 PM. This evening concert will be presented at the First United Methodist Church of Arroyo Grande. Director Leonard Lutz has assembled this concert program with a variety of "Music for Every Ear" that challenges the band while being very pleasing to the audience.
A program of American Pops, World Classics, and a traditional Sousa March provides a wonderful evening of music for every taste.
POPs include: A Chorus Line, Bayou Breakdown, Bugler's Holiday, Cole Porter, A Percy Grainger Portrait, Stand By Me, Turkey in the Straw, and ABBA - Thank You for the Music (a special arrangement by Leonard Lutz).
WORLD favorites include: Two Movements from Tchaikovsky's Symphony No 6, Russian Fantasia, Mantilla Overture Espagnole, and A Day in the Life of a Fool/Guantanamera by Sigman and Bonfa.
The San Luis Obispo County Band's roots extend back to 1874. Throughout its existence, the SLO County Band has provided traditional band music for the community, playing for a wide variety of civic and patriotic events in all regions of SLO County. Band members, all volunteers, come from all areas of the County. Local musicians are welcome to join the Band.
The Band is a non-profit organization, and all donations are tax deductible. A minimum donation of $10 is requested at the door. Concert proceeds will be used to support band music needs and other operating costs.
Band information is available at: www.slocountyband.org. The email contact is CountyBand.Info@gmail.com. For more information or directions call 805-773-0323 or 805-234-6012.