OSWEGO, NY – The Oswego City Band presents “Melodies and Movies” at Breitbeck Park on July 17 at 7:30 p.m.
The ensemble will perform a wide variety of styles derived from famous British suites and the screen.
A medley by great American songwriter Cole Porter will include the popular songs Anything Goes, Begin the Beguine, Night and Day, and Just One of Those
Things and a traditional American song Shenandoah arranged by Frank Ticheli will be highlighted. David Sterio will resurrect a city band stapleas clarinet soloist on John Morrissey’s Interlude. Famous British band classics include Holst’s Moorside March and Second Suite in F and
Vaughan William’s Folk Song Suite. The blockbuster movie score Pirates of the Caribbean and Rossano Galante’s contemporary Mt. Everest will engage young and old listeners alike.
Please join us on the lawn and enjoy the breathtaking sunset!
The concerts are sponsored by the City of Oswego, with additional funding provided by the Music Performance Trust Fund and Oswego County Musicians Union, Local 267-441.