The Medina Community Band, under the baton of Marcus Neiman, conductor; John Connors, associate conductor; and, Matthew Hastings, assistant conductor will present their annual Veterans Day Concert – “x” on Wednesday, November 13th, at 7p, at St. Francis Xavier Church, 606 East Washington Street, Medina. There is no admission charge for the program and free parking is available.
Medina Community Band will perform March of the Resistance (from Star Wars the Face Awakens), with Marcus Neiman, conductor, conducting; Hymn to the Fallen (from Savings Private Ryan), with John Connors, associate conductor conducting. Both selections are by John Williams with bandstrations by Paul Lavender. and The Stars and Stripes Forever). Matthew Hastings, assistant conductor, will conduct Captain America from the motion picture of the same name, written Alan Silvestri with bandstration by Michael Brown.
In addition, there will be a special patriotic salute to those who have/are serving in our armed forces that will include an Armed Forces Salute; Sousa’s Stars and Stripes Forever; Dvořák’s Goin’ Home; and, Irving Berlin’s God Bless America.
Medina Community Band is sponsored by the Medina Community Band Association composed of members of The Medina Community Band who proudly supports the community band.
Featured speaker will be x
Organizers will have boxes available for those interested in making a donation to collect nonperishable canned goods or monetary donations to benefit the Saint Vincent DePaul Society. Additional parking is available at 600 East Smith Road and 620 East Smith Road.
The committee organizing the event include: Dennis Hanwell – Mayor – City of Medina; Marcus Neiman – Conductor – Medina Community Band; Reverend Father Anthony Sejba – St. Francis Xavier Church; and, Ed Zackery – Medina County Veterans Service.