Hot Springs Concert Band celebrates Broadway



After completing two of their Summer Series concerts, the Hot Springs Concert Band is now preparing for their third and final summer concert.

At the July 12 concert, audiences of over 300 “patriots … enthusiastically participated in saving America and our men and women in uniform who continue to risk their lives for our freedom. This is especially true. true and emphatically true. to those whom we have honored and who have made the ultimate sacrifice. Since 1775, over 1.3 million men and women have done so and for that they deserve our eternal respect and gratitude Said a press release.

The group’s next concert will focus on Broadway, America’s most famous arts and entertainment institution. The theme of the concert will be “Broadway Musicals Without All That Sangin ‘”.

“However, we do hope and actually expect that there will be a bit of ‘sangin’ during the concert. Those in the audience who recognize any of the tunes and remember at least a few words are encouraged. to sing along with the band and make it part of your concert experience, ”the release said.

Most of the pieces performed will be mixtures of Broadway songs from various musicals. They include Broadway Center Stage, Best Broadway Marches, Bright Lights on Broadway, Cole Porter on Broadway, clips from “Showboat”, selections from “The Phantom of the Opera” and clips from “South Pacific”, https: // www.”West Side Story “and” Sixty-six trombones “.

The concert will be held at 7:00 p.m. Monday at the Fountain Lake School Auditorium, 4207 Park Ave.

“The band is very lucky and grateful to Fountain Lake School for their generosity in allowing us to both rehearse and perform our summer concerts on their campus. There is no admission for this concert, but the The public will have the opportunity to make donations that help offset a portion of the group’s operating expenses. We hope you join us for an enjoyable night of Broadway this Monday night, “the statement said.

The group has two more concerts this year. The fall concert will take place at 3 p.m. on Sunday, October 3 and the Christmas concert at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 9. Both concerts will take place at the Woodlands Auditorium in Hot Springs Village.

“We hope you put these dates on your calendar and plan to join us as we look forward to making more music for you.”

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