Thursday, July 19, 2018

Summer of the Secret Sousa: Part 4

Today, Thursday June 19th 2018 is our final concert of the "Summer of the Secret Sousa" at 7 pm in Atwater Park (where Capitol Drive meets Lake Drive) in Shorewood, WI.

Star-Spangled Banner - Francis Scott Key arranged by John Philip Sousa
Chanson - John Kinyon
The New York Hippodrome - John Philip Sousa
Pilgrim's Chorus from Tannhauser - Richard Wagner
Three Operatic Excerpts - arr by A.R. Piato
Procession of the Sardar - Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov
The Far Country - Robert Dillon
Bucky Badger - arr by Wayne Becker

Also:
Low Brass & Friends Special Feature!
Plus more special surprises!

In case of inclement weather the concert will be cancelled.

Hope to see you there!

And here's our tentative 2019 season schedule:
June 8th 12:00 pm, June 20th 7 pm, July 4th 5:30 pm, July 18th 7pm

"The Complete Marches of John Philip Sousa" update!

Thanks to our 2018 Supporters!

The Shorewood Concert Band 2018 concert series was made possible by financial and other donations from:
Brass Bell Music Store
The Shorewood Foundation
Shorewood Men’s Club
Shorewood Woman’s Club

We also received support from the following individuals:
Bruce and Natalie Bakken
Frank E. and Kathrine Laycock
Frank A. Laycock
Bill Soderstrom
Thomas & Vera Tollefsen

We would also like to give thanks to the Village of Shorewood and the School District of Shorewood for use of their facilities and equipment for our rehearsals and concerts.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Summer of the Secret Sousa: Part 3

Tomorrow is our annual 4th of July concert during Shorewood's Family Day celebrations.
The concert starts at 5:30 in Atwater Park, where Capitol Drive meets Lake Drive on the shores of Lake Michigan.
This is one hour earlier than in previous years.

Star-Spangled Banner - Francis Scott Key arranged by John Philip Sousa
The Invincible Eagle - John Philip Sousa
Music from Glee - arr by Adam Anders and Tim Davis
Semper Fidelis - John Philip Sousa
Armed Forces - The Pride of America! - arr by Larry Clark and Greg Gilpin
In Honor of the Fallen - Barry Milner
On, Wisconsin! - W. T. Purdy
The Beatles: 1964! - arr by Michael Brown
This Is My Country - Al Jacobs
Instant Swing Concert - arr by Eric Osterling
High School Cadets - John Philip Sousa
Bucky Badger - arr by Wayne Becker
The Stars and Stripes Forever - John Philip Sousa

Come for the Music, Stay for the Fireworks!

Our final concert of the year will be on Thursday, July 19th.

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Summer of the Secret Sousa: Part 2

Our second concert of the 2018 season is today Thursday, June 21st!

As part of "Make Music Milwaukee" we start playing at 7:00 in Atwater Park (where Capitol Drive meets Lake Drive in Shorewood, WI.

Our theme this concert is "Summer of the Secret Sousa: Part 2"

Procession of the Sardar - Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov
The New York Hippodrome - John Philip Sousa
Chanson - John Kinyon
Three Operatic Exerpts - arr by A.R. Piato
The Music of James Bond, Part 3 - arr by Victor Lopez
Pilgrim's Chorus from Tannhauser - Richard Wagner
The Far Country - Robert Dillon
Instant Concert - arr by Harold Walters
Plus special surprises!

In case of inclement weather the concert will be cancelled.

Old Director!
New Music!
New Players!
Same Old Jokes!

Hope to see you there!

Our next concert will be on Wednesday July 4th at 5:30 pm.

Friday, June 8, 2018

Summer of the Secret Sousa: Part 1

Our first concert of the 2018 season is Saturday, June 9th!

We start playing at 12:00 in Atwater Park (where Capitol Drive meets Lake Drive in Shorewood, WI.

We are the lunch-time entertainment during the annual Shorewood Men's Club Chicken Bar-B-Que.

Our theme this concert is "Summer of the Secret Sousa: Part 1"

The Band Played On / Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight - J.F. Palmer and Charles Ward / Joe Hayden and Theodore Metz
Mother Hubbard March - John Philip Sousa
Feels So Good - Chuck Mangione
The Phantom of the Opera Medley - Andrew Lloyd Weber
Theme from Dallas - Jerrold Immel
Memory - Andrew Lloyd Weber
MalagueƱa - Ernesto Lecuona
One Moment In Time - Albert Hammond and John Bettis
The Billboard - John Klohr
Plus special surprises!

In case of inclement weather the concert will be cancelled - although the chickens will still be cookin' so please still stop by and pick some up!

Old Director!
New Music!
New Players!
Same Old Jokes!

Hope to see you there!

Our next concert will be on Thursday June 21st at 7:00 pm.

Thursday, May 31, 2018

Shorewood Concert Band 2018 Season

2018 Season!

Our all-volunteer band plays a series of four concerts in June and July in Atwater Park in Shorewood, Wisconsin.

This year's concerts:
Saturday June 9th noon
Thursday June 21st 7:00 pm
Tuesday July 4th 5:30 pm (note new time! One hour earlier than previous years)
Thursday July 19th 7:00 pm

If you'd like to join the band please contact Frank Laycock the President, Announcer and Tuba Player at shorewoodcncrtband@sbcglobal.net

This year's rehearsals:

Brass Bell Music is located at 210 Silver Spring Drive

This year's rehearsals are:
Thursday May 31st - 7:30 to 9 (note, start time delayed 30 minutes)
Thursday June 7th - 7:00 to 9
Thursday June 14th - 7:00 to 9
Thursday July 12th - 7:00 to 9

For the Fourth of July concert we will be joined by the students of the Shore Summer Band Program
The rehearsals for this concert will be held at the Shorewood Intermediate School band room, located at 3830 N. Morris Blvd.

Thursday June 28th - 7:00 to 8:30
Monday July 2nd - 7:00 to 8:30


Hope to see you there!
Frank