Summer Concert #8

The Rockport Legion Band concludes its 80th season of free summer concerts at the Back Beach Bandstand on Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 7:00 PM. Children are always welcome, bring chairs or sit on the grass, and popcorn and cold drinks will be available.

Concert #8 – August 25, 2013 – 7:00 PM
Jason Howard, conductor

Star Spangled Banner
Francis Scott Key

Marche Des Parachutistes Belges
Pierre Leemans

The Music Man
Meredith Willson

A Johnny Mercer Medley
Arr. Frank Cofield

Harlem Nocturne
Earle Hagen
JoAnn Thrasher, Alto Sax Solo

Clarinet Boogie
Andrew Balent

Dixieland Jam
Arr. Bob Lowden

American Anthem
Gene Scheer

Penny Whistle Jig
Henry Mancini
Jeannine Lynch, Piccolo Solo

Lord Of The Dance
Ronan Hardiman

Hey Jude
John Lennon, Paul McCartney

Alabama Jubilee
Arr. Trevarthen
Alan Bernard, Tuba Solo

The Presidents March
Henry Fillmore

1812 Overture
P. Tschaikowsky

Stars and Stripes Forever
John Philip Sousa

God Bless America
Irving Berlin

Summer Concert #7

On Sunday evening, August 18, 2013, Jim Davison will conduct the Rockport Legion Band in Concert #7 of the summer season. Please join us at the Back Beach Bandstand in Rockport starting at 7:00 PM for another evening of music and merriment.

Soloists will include Jeannine Lynch, Connie Villanti, Jason Howard and Jim Koerth. The Rockport Legion Band also welcomes the Creagan More Pipes and Drums to this week’s concert for a Celtic Celebration of music.

Concert #7 – August 18, 2013 – 7:00 PM
Jim Davison, conductor

THE STAR SPANGLED BANNER
Francis Scott Key

BILLBOARD MARCH
John Kloor

THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF DISNEY
arr. John Edmondson

CINEMA PARADISO
Ennio Morricone
Connie Villanti, euphonium

TD’S BOOGIE WOOGIE
Tommy Dorsey
Jim Koerth, trombone

MAPLE LEAF RAG
Scott Joplin

TRUMPETER’S LULLABY
Leroy Anderson
Jason Howard, trumpet

SELECTIONS FROM LES MISERABLES
Claude-Michel Schonberg

VARIATIONS AND THEME
Anne McGinty
Jeannine Lynch, flute

LATIN GOLD
arr. Paul Lavender

YOUNG PERSON’S GUIDE TO JOHN WILLIAMS
John Williams

A CELTIC CELEBRATION FEATURING THE CREAGAN MORE PIPES AND DRUMS

ROSES OF PRINCE CHARLIE / KILLIEKRANKIE
Creagan More Pipes & Drum
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Rockport Legion Band

EILEEN ARUN & WESTERING HOME
Creagan More Pipes & Drum

IRISH WASHERWOMAN
Rockport Legion Band

79TH FAREWELL TO GIBRALTAR
Creagan More Pipes & Drum
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Rockport Legion Band

COCK OF THE NORTH
Creagan More Pipes & Drum

SKYE BOAT SONG & HIGHLAND CRADLE SONG
Creagan More Pipes & Drum
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Rockport Legion Band

SCOTLAND THE BRAVE & WE’RE NO AWA TAE BIDE AWA
Creagan More Pipes & Drum
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Rockport Legion Band

AMAZING GRACE
Creagan More Pipes & Drum
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Rockport Legion Band

Coming To A Bandstand Near You!

The Rockport Legion Band invites you to stop by and listen at the Back Beach Bandstand in Rockport, Massachusetts on Sunday evening, August 11, 2013 at 7:00PM for Summer Concert #6. The weather is forecast to be exceptional.

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Music always adds to a beautiful sky at sunset.

Glorious Night

Glorious Night

Some may actually say that the Rockport Legion Band helps make the clouds appear!

Al Bernard Playing up A Storm

Al Bernard Playing up A Storm

We’re all set and ready to play for you!

Trombone In Waiting

Trombone In Waiting

The Rockport Legion Band

The Rockport Legion Band