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Naples Concert Band’s February Concert in the Park
February 9, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pmFree
Vocalists Janine Klaasen and Craig Greusel as well as clarinetist Joseph Duffy will be featured soloists for the Naples Concert Band’s February Concert in the Park. Klaasen will sing “Musetta”s Waltz” from La Boheme. Greusel will sing “Tonight” from West Side Story and Janine and team up for the finale of the concert, “Selections from Les Miserables”. Duffy will display his considerable clarinet skills with the difficult von Weber “Concertino, Op. 26”. Alfred Reeds “El Camino Real”, Michael Donovan’s new composition “Falmouth – Sunset at Woods Hole”, and Copland’s “Excerpts from Appalachian Spring” are some of the other impressive arrangements that are programed to showcase the 80-plus member concert band. This concert is sponsored by Habitat for Humanity of Collier County by Craig and Kathy Fenton.
For 48 years the Naples Concert Band has entertained Southwest Florida residents with memorable Sunday Concerts in the Park. With more than 20 great feature soloists and inventive programing the 2019 – 2020 concert season promises to impress with music that everyone will enjoy. Each of the band’s eight concerts offer its large audiences an exciting mix of new music and memorable old favorites.
Admission to all Naples Concert Band performances is free, with donations appreciated. Donations received at each concert help defray expenses and help with The Band’s Scholarship Fund, which has awarded over $120,000 to over 100 students since its inception in 1984.
For more information about the Naples Concert Band, please call the NCB Hotline at 239.270.1221 or visit www.NaplesConcertBand.org. For those interested in becoming a member of the band, please contact Frank Burgeson at 239.598.2082.