We’re far from the first to say that 2020 was an unprecedented year, and we’re definitely not the only ones hoping the year changing to 2021 represents much more than a simple flip of a calendar page.
In recent months, we have had to learn a great number of new things and learn new ways to work together and support each other while having to stay physically distant. We hope you enjoy our virtual performance of Leroy Anderson’s “Syncopated Clock” as much as we enjoyed working together to create it.
It’s with heavy heart that the Seward Concert Band made the decision this evening to suspend the remainder of our season indefinitely.
We will be canceling the performances we had scheduled for this weekend – March 13 and 14 – and we will suspend rehearsals immediately. We hope for our community and our world that the coronavirus is contained soon.
Should the situation improve enough for the band to feel it is safe to resume rehearsals, we will inform our musicians via email, website, and social media. Otherwise, we hope to see everyone again in the fall.
Thank you for your support this season.
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Join the Seward Concert Band as it rolls out the red carpet for stars of the silver screen. You will hear gems by John Williams and Disney Studio song smiths as well as orchestral classics which were cast in big screen roles. All this in the luxurious sound you get only with live music. Bring your date and spend a night at the movies!
Join the Seward Concert Band for their formal concert on Friday, March 13 at 7:30 PM at Sanford Middle School at 3524 42nd Avenue South in Minneapolis. Suggested donations are $6 for adults, $5 for seniors and $4 students and children.
The band will reprise the performance on Saturday, March 14 as part of Bethel Evangelical Lutheran Church’s Second Saturday Music series. The performance begins at 3pm, and donations will support both the Seward Concert Band and Bethel’s music program. Bethel Evangelical Lutheran Church is located at 4120 17th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55407 .
Join the Seward Concert Band with special guests Tower Hill Brass sextet for some yuletide fun with Symphonic Wind music. We have in store classic winter pieces and twists on old favorites to add a little spice to your holiday season. Continue reading Festivus Maximus!→