LC Community Band: Catch a Concert

LC Community Band: Catch a Concert

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Our first concert, which will be held on June 3, will pay tribute to some of Broadway's legendary composers and musicals. The band's first selection will pay tribute to the classic duo that epitomized Broadway's "Golden Age": Richard Rogers and Oscar Hammerstein. Rogers and Hammerstein pioneered a new form of narrative storytelling that brought a new age of Broadway musical classics such as Oklahoma, Carousel, South Pacific, The King and I, and South Pacific.

The June 3rd concert will also feature musical selections from the Broadway favorites Chicago, Henry Mancini and Andrew Lloyd Webber's 70's hit Jesus Christ Superstar, Frankie Valli 60's Jersey Boys, Stephen Sondheim's Into the Woods, and the Swedish group Abba's jukebox musical Mama Mia! Henry Filmore's well-known march Americans We will finalize the night's program.

On June 10, the Band invites all audience members young and old to come dressed as their favorite Disney character as they "whisk" the crowd away to the many worlds of Walt Disney. The band will perform selections from some of Disney's most legendary movies such as When You Wish Upon A Star from 1940's Pinocchio that will feature trumpet soloist Glenn George; the magical adventures of Aladdin; the romanticfantasy Beauty and the Beast; and from the Disney Renaissance era The Lion King; The Incredibles and last but not least Highlight from Frozen.

On June 17, the Band will feature the music of Pop and Rock Legends Elton John and Tina Turner, as well as the internationally famous instrumental groups Miami Sound Machine and Chicago. Trumpet soloist Brenda Harrington will be featured on Burt Bacharach's beautiful ballad from the movie Alfie. For all Superhero fans in the audience, the Band will have music from Captain America, the First Avengers and highlights from the medieval fantasy epic Games of Thrones.

The final concert of this series is on June 24. Audience members will be asked to join the band and the Louisiana Choral Foundation in honoring the men and women of the Armed Forces who have and still are bearing the hardships of global war. The Band will perform such favorites as America the Beautiful, Because of the Brave, John William's Hymn to the Fallen from the movie Private Ryan, America: The Dream Goes On, Armed Forces Salute and Stars and Stripes Forever. The "Catch a Concert" series leads up to "Red, White, Blue and You," the city-wide Fourth of July Celebration.

Tags: arts and entertainment



Event Details

Date: June 24, 2019
Time: 7:00pm

Location:
Lake Charles Civic Center
LAKE CHARLES LA 70601

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