The Phoenix Community Band recently performed its annual Christmas concert before a packed crowd at John C. Birdlebough High School.
Led by Director David Frateschi, a Phoenix Central School District music teacher, the band performed several festive songs to the pleasure of many Phoenix community members.
The band, which consists of more than 55 players, performed flawless renditions of famous holiday songs and received a standing ovation at the conclusion of the concert.
According to its website, the Phoenix Community Band is one of the youngest civilian concert bands in the United States and has grown in popularity throughout the Central New York region.
For more information on the band, visit www.phoenixcommunityband.org