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BIG ARTS Community Band Makes Merry Music
BIG ARTS Community Band Director Don Knowland invites all to enjoy the music ofthe season at the Holiday Concert 7 p.m. Tuesday, December 13 at BIG ARTS on Sanibel.
BIG ARTS Community Band will to perform many marches and holiday favorites including National Emblem March, Beneath the Holly, Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas, O Holy Night, The Footlifter March, and Hey Man, Christmas Swings. The concert will also feature solos by Hannah Czoski, Terry Flannery, Joan Knowland, and Kathy Lamado.
The Community Band was formed in January 2003, under the aegis of Laverne Phillips, Tom Uhler, and Don Knowland. The Community Band has grown from a handful of players to more than 30 musicians during season, most of who travel from “the mainland” for rehearsals and performances.
Tickets for adults are $7, Children 17 and under are free with adult. The Community Chorus Holiday Concert will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, December 8. Both concerts are in BIG ARTS Schein Performance Hall, located at 900 Dunlop Road, Sanibel.
For further information about BIG ARTS Community Band, or Community Chorus, to purchase tickets, to sign up for workshops, or to become a member, stop by BIG ARTS, 900 Dunlop Road Sanibel, call (239) 395-0900, e-mail info@BIGARTS.org, or log on to www.BIGARTS.org.
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Whether your interest is in classical, jazz, or popular music; dance; the visual arts; lectures; film or live theater; or in attending a class or workshop – BIG ARTS has something for everyone! BIG ARTS serves Sanibel, Captiva and Southwest Florida.