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West Point Concert Band

West Point Concert Band

When: 
1:00 pm, September 11, 2013
Where: 
  • Trinity Church

The West Point Concert Band will perform a variety of music appropriate for the solemn occasion.

The concert will be conducted by the West Point Band’s commander, Lieutenant Colonel Jim Keene. The concert band is proud to honor America with performances of The Star Spangled Banner and Carmen Dragon’s moving arrangement of America the Beautiful. Music by Aaron Copland will be featureded with Fanfare for the Common Man and Variations on a Shaker Melody. The band will break into smaller ensembles, as the woodwinds perform an arrangement of Barber’s Adagio for Strings and the brass section performs Grainger’s Irish Tune from County Derry. Additoinally, Taps will be performed by the West Point Band’s principal trumpeter, Staff Sergeant Andrew Garcia. The concert will close with a pair of pieces by Leonard Bernstein: “Simple Song” from Mass, and “Make Our Garden Grow” from Candide Suite.

The concet is free and open to all. Click here for more information about the band visit 

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