OSWEGO, NY – The Oswego City Band presents “Celebrate American Music” at Breitbeck Park on June 29 at 7:30 p.m.
The ensemble will be performing a wide variety of styles appropriate for all ages and musical tastes.
The group will celebrate the upcoming Fourth of July by performing Stars and Stripes Forever and America the Beautiful.
The program will feature Bernstein’s American musical classic Westside Story and American favorite Phantom of the Opera.
Music by famous American composers Charles Ives, Aaron Copland, Samuel Barber, Frank Ticheli and George Gershwin’s An American in Paris will also be highlighted.
And of course, no city band concert would be complete without a couple of energetic marches by John Phillip Sousa.
These concerts are sponsored by the City of Oswego and the Music Performance Trust Fund, in cooperation with the Oswego County Musicians Union.