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    Concerts in the Park - Kalamazoo Concert Band

    Presented by and Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo at Bronson Park

    June 21, 2015

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    Concerts in the Park - Kalamazoo Concert Band

    Concerts in the Park, one of Kalamazoo’s long standing traditions offered Sunday’s in June, July and August in Bronson Park, delivers a unique offering unlike other concert series in Kalamazoo. The 2015 season has an exciting mix of music genres – jazz, blues, gospel, big band, bluegrass, American roots and Broadway

    Each concert is free, and is friendly for the entire family. Bringing picnic meals (no grilling allowed), blankets or lawn chairs is encouraged. Each concert begins at 4pm and the concerts’ rain location is First United Methodist Church, just across from Bronson Park (unless otherwise noted).

    June 21 - Kalamazoo Concert Band

    The Kalamazoo Concert Band, an adult wind and percussion instrumental ensemble, was founded in 1961. Now in its 54th season, the KCB is one of Michigan's oldest adult metropolitan bands. It has performed for the ASBDA National Convention at Interlochen, Michigan, the Midwest International Band & Orchestra Clinic in Chicago, the Association of Concert Bands 2011 National Convention in Muskegon and four times at the former Midwestern Music Conference at the University of Michigan. A long time performer for the Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo's Concerts in the Parks, the KCB under the direction of Assistant Conductor Brian Shetterly, will present a varied program of Marches, Overtures, Broadway and Pop Music.

    As a special treat to concert goers PopCity Popcorn will be selling popcorn and water in Bronson Park.

    Concerts in the Park is a program of the Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo, with support from the Irving S. Gilmore Foundation and the City of Kalamazoo. Additional support provided by WMUK 102.1, PNC, Kalamazoo First Presbyterian Church and Adams Outdoor.


    Bronson Park

    200 W. South St.
    Kalamazoo, MI 49007

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    FREE!


    General Day and Time Info:

    Each concert is free, and is friendly for the entire family. Bringing picnic meals (no grilling allowed), blankets or lawn chairs is encouraged. Each concert begins at 4pm and the concerts’ rain location is First United Methodist Church, just across from Bronson Park (unless otherwise noted). Notice will be posted on kalamazooarts.org and Facebook if the concert is moved indoors due to inclement weather.




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