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San Luis Obispo County Band presents the 24th Annual Benefit Concert for Homeless Foundation - 40 Prado Project

Concert Theme: Thank You For The Music
Directed by: Leonard Lutz

November 18, 2018, Sunday at 3 PM
at the Mount Carmel Lutheran Church, 1701 Fredericks Street, San Luis Obispo

The San Luis Obispo County Band is presenting its 24th Annual Benefit Concert on Sunday, November 18, 2018 at 3 PM at the Mount Carmel Lutheran Church in SLO. The Band's concert goals are: (1) to provide you with a great afternoon of wonderful music, and (2) to raise funds for a local Homeless Services organization.

Director Leonard Lutz has selected a great program of Broadway and Movie music: ABBA - arrangements by Leonard Lutz and M. Brown - 12 of your favorite ABBA tunes. Selections from: SING, MOANA, PORGY AND BESS DISNEY at the movies tunes, Best of the West, More Cowbell, Amparito Roca, Emperata and a signature Sousa March complete this entertaining program.

The concert venue will be the Mount Carmel Lutheran Church, 1701 Fredericks Street, San Luis Obispo. A minimum donation of $10 is requested at the door. All donations (tax-deductible) will go to the 40 Prado Project of the Homeless Foundation of SLO County (a 501(c)(3) non-profit, ).

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 throughout the county. This 24th Annual Benefit Concert demonstrates the Band's long term commitment to public service through the performance of band music. Band members come from throughout the County and all area musicians are welcome to join the Band.

Band information is available from our email contact at For more information or directions call 805-773-0323, 805-219-0355, or 805-543-5691.

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