The Rockport Legion Band concludes its 80th season on Sunday August 25

The Rockport Legion Band concludes its 80th season of free summer concerts at the Back Beach Bandstand on Sunday, August 25, 20913 at 7:00 PM.

Kids are welcome, bring chairs or sit on the grass, and popcorn and cold drinks are available.

Jason Howard conducts the eighth concert of our eightieth consecutive summer concert series. The diamond anniversary program will include the following pieces:

  • 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 (Alto Sax Solo, JoAnn Thrasher) – Earle Hagen
  • Clarinet Boogie – Andrew Balent
  • Dixieland Jam – Arr. Bob Lowden
  • American Anthem – Gene scheer
  • Penny Whistle Jig (Piccolo Solo, Jeannine Lynch) – Henry Mancini
  • Lord Of The Dance – Ronan Hardiman
  • Hey Jude – John Lennon, Paul McCartney
  • Alabama Jubilee (Tuba Solo, Alan Bernard) – Arr. Trevarthen
  • The Presidents March – Henry Fillmore
  • 1812 Overture – P. Tschaikowsky
  • Stars and Stripes Forever – John Philip Sousa
  • God Bless America – Irving Berlin

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