Monthly Archives: January 2017

Lee County Band To Present “Love Is In The Air ” February 12

The Lee County Community Band will present Love Is In The Air at 3 p.m. on February 12 at Cape Coral High School.

The program features the well-known Raymond Overture (The Queen’s Secret) by French composer Ambroise Thomas; and Warren Barker’s New York 1927, a musical snapshot of New York during the Roaring 20’s. Under the baton of Richard Bradstreet, the band also will perform a variety of light classical pieces, marches, and old favorites, including Leroy Anderson’s Bugler’s Holiday,  Tribute to Irving Berlin, and Best Broadway Marches.

An institution in Southwest Florida, the Lee County Community Band enjoys a large, loyal, enthusiastic audience. Come early and enjoy these always well-attended concerts. Admission is free, though donations are accepted.

Future concert dates are March 5 and April 2, 2017. Both will be at Cape Coral High School at 3 p.m. Cape Coral High School is at 2300 Santa Barbara Boulevard, one block north of Veterans Parkway.

The band is comprised of professional and amateur musicians from all walks of life who reside in Lee, Collier, and Charlotte Counties. The band welcomes new members every year. For more information, please phone Norman Jones at 239-995-2097.

Lee County Band To Present “Festive Moments” January 22

The Lee County Community Band will present Festive Moments, its first concert of the New Year, at 3 p.m. on January 22 at Cape Coral High School.

Under the baton of Richard Bradstreet, the band will perform Shostakovich’s Festive Overture and Leroy Anderson’s Sandpaper Ballet, plus a potpourri of light classical pieces, Broadway hits, and marches including Gershwin Classics, Man of La Mancha, In a Persian Market, and Barry Manilow on Tour.

An institution in Southwest Florida, the Lee County Community Band enjoys a large, loyal, enthusiastic audience. Come early and enjoy these always well-attended concerts. Admission is free, though donations are accepted.

Additional concert dates are Feb. 12, March 5, and April 2, 2017. All will be at Cape Coral High School at 3 p.m. Cape Coral High School is at 2300 Santa Barbara Boulevard, one block north of Veterans Parkway.

The band is comprised of professional and amateur musicians from all walks of life who reside in Lee, Collier, and Charlotte Counties. The band welcomes new members every year. For more information, please phone Norman Jones at 239-995-2097.