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Amherst Community Band – “Music from the Margins”

July 26 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Amherst, MA 01002 United States
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The Amherst Community Band is a multigenerational small orchestra conducted by UMass Minuteman Marching Band Director Tim Todd Anderson. The band performs popular themed concerts each summer in Amherst. There is a component of education in each that helps the audience better understand the composer and composition. The three Friday concerts at Sweetser Park transform the park into a mini-Tanglewood during the summer.

This concert features music from marginalized people and communities and includes:

The Entertainer – Scott Joplin
St. Louis Blues – W.C. Handy
Selections by Cole Porter
The Red Balloon – Anne McGinty
Mystery on Mena Mountain – Julie Giroux
Music of Duke Ellington
Dance of the Jesters – Tchaikovsky.



Date: July 26
Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm


Venue Name: Sweetser Park
Address: Sweetser
Amherst, MA 01002 United States

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