October 22, 2016
The Wauwatosa Community Band presents Creepy Cafeteria on Tuesday, October 25th at 7:00pm in the Longfellow Middle School Cafeteria. Directions are on the about page. Our director is Donna Kummer and our announcer is Gladys Chmiel. This year we are featuring spooky music from movies and more! Anyone who attends in costume is admitted free, otherwise ticket prices are $5 adults, $3 seniors and students. Come and enjoy these great tunes:
- Music from the Incredibles by Michael Giacchino
- Symphonic Suite from Star Trek by Michael Giacchino
- Who’s That Masked Man? arr. Jay Bocook
- Ghost Run by Grant Michel
- Carnival of the Animals by Camille Saint-Saëns
- Pirates of the Caribbean by Klaus Badelt
There will be a costume parade, a sword fight and post-concert treats!
September 2, 2016
Rehearsals will start Tuesday, September 6th, at 7 p.m., Longfellow M.S. band room. Our first couple rehearsals will only be about an hour long to accommodate holding Tosa Jazz rehearsals at 8pm on September 6th & 13th in preparation for a gig on September 16th.
We’ll again be performing a children’s Halloween concert on the last Tuesday of October, the 25th, 7pm in the cafeteria. Other concert dates are:
Tuesday, December 13th, 7:30pm
Tuesday, March 14th, 7:30pm
Tuesday, May 16th, 7:30pm
If you have been a regular band member and can’t make the first rehearsal, just send me a note so I can mark you down as returning. And if you’ve moved away or are taking time off for work, family, etc., let me know. If you a prospective member and have questions, let me know. You’re also welcome to peruse the band’s Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/tosaband.
Looking forward to seeing everyone again!