California Concerts

Pomona Concerts in the Park

Thursdays July-August

Ganesha Park - G Stanton Shelby Bandshell
behind Palomares Park Community Center
1575 N. White Ave.
Pomona, CA
Free, pomonaconcertband.com

2019 Concerts

7:30 p.m. (unless otherwise noted)

May 19, 2019, 3 p.m. Pomona Concert Band Spring Concert Let's Dance

July 11, 2019 Dance the Night Away and will feature music from the band's Spring Concert. The band will be directed by Linda Taylor, Jorge Garcia and Kerry Kline. Mayor Tim Sandoval will be the Master of Ceremonies for the evening that will include Song of the Spirit Dance, Skydance, Belle of the Ball and 3 Celtic Dances.

July 18, 2019 Salute to the UK
directed by Linda Taylor and MC'd by Edmund Fry. The concert will feature The Little English Girl, Highland Cathedral, and special tributes to rock bands with Queen in Concert and The Symphonic Beatles.

July 25, 2019 A Musical Kaleidoscope
directed by Linda Taylor, Jorge Garcia and Kerry Kline and MC'd by Pomona City Councilman Steve Lustro. Music from various genres will include Oracles of the Sirocco, Dramatic Essay featuring trumpet soloist Allan Small, Where Eagles Soar, Highlights from Mamma Mia and Black Horse Troop March.

August 1, 2019 I Wanna Join the Band!
Dr. Jorge Garcia and MC'd by Pomona City Councilman Rubio Gonzalez. The program will include Violet's Etude composed by Dr. Garcia, Rush Street Tarantella, Canzon Duodecimi Toni and The Klaxon March.

August 8, 2019 PCB's Got Talent
Band members conduct the band on pieces they have chosen for the band. We are very fortunate to have these talented individuals in our band and we want to give them a chance to shine. We will feature clarinet section leader James Lytthans, Stephen Klein who plays euphonium, trumpeters Miyoshi Feliciano and Christopher Northrop, french horn player Karen Greenwood, percussionists Lucas Critchfield and James Thompson, and Sarah Silva and David Schaafsma from the tuba section.

August 15, 2019 Traveling Concert
directed by Linda Taylor, Jorge Garcia and Kerry Kline. The concert will feature music about traveling or that has been performed by the band on trips away from Pomona. Selections will include The Stormchasers, American Flourish, Travelin' Music and Rise of the Firebird. The MC for evening will be Pomona Unified School District board member Mr. Jason Rothman, and the event is a tribute to Pomona Unified School District.

August 22, 2019 Concert in the Park
directed by Kerry Kline and MC'd by Linda Taylor. The program will feature English Folk Song Suite, Cumberland Cross, Instant Concert and The Ayres of Agincourt.

August 25, 2019, 6 p.m. Golden State British Brass Band bonus concert!
Special time and date - Conductor Jack Hollander will take the brass band through a wide variety of British band music along with many American favorites. They have been a crowd favorite for the past several summers.

August 29, 2019 American Treasures
Music written by American composers and honors America. Included in the program are American Civil War Fantasy, Mancini Magic, Golden Age of Broadway, Armed Forces Salute and John Philip Sousa's Stars and Stripes Forever. The MC is Kyle Brown close out the band's 2019 Summer Concert Series.

G. Stan Selby Bandshell in Ganesha Park is where the big sounds of brass, drums, and instrumentals all ring through the night air as The Pomona Concert Band performs an annual variety of classical, pop, show tunes and big band sounds. You sometimes won't know exactly what's on the plate for the evening's entertainment when the Guest conductor arrives and surprises the audience with his or her selections. Bring your lawn chairs, picnics and blankets to sit out under the stars as the daytime heat dissipates and the cooler night air sets the mood for concerts in the park. Parking and admission are free.

Events are not guaranteed. It is your responsibility to confirm before going.

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