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Grainger, Grieg and Greg (Partain)

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Posted by on April 30, 2017 in News

 

Rehearsal is on for tonight, Jan. 21.

 
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Posted by on January 21, 2016 in News

 

Study recordings for March 2016 Concert

 
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Posted by on January 11, 2016 in News

 

The time is here!

Thursday, Thursday, Thursday! Come to the band room at Mitchell Fine Arts Center at Transylvania University at 7:30 p.m. and hold on to your hats!
The Central Kentucky Concert Band is kicking off its 2015-2016 Season with its FORTIETH ANNUAL MEGA MONSTER OPEN REHEARSAL! Bring your friends, bring your kids, bring your mom and dad, provided they’re all over 18 and play a musical instrument!
There’ll be Ben Hawkins standing in front waving his arms frantically, providing ROCK STEADY conducting!
There’ll be whole notes, half notes, quarter notes and eighth notes, but don’t count on any rests!
There will be time signatures such as 4/4, 3/4, 5/8, and cut time!*
(*Time signatures have been invited, but have not been confirmed.)

Yes! This is it! This is what you’ve been waiting for ALL SUMMER LONG!
Oil those slides and valves, check your reeds, and
COME TO THE BAND ROOM ON Thursday, Thursday, Thursday! FOR A GREAT EVENING OF REHEARSAL FUN!

 
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Posted by on September 4, 2015 in News

 

Partial playlist for December 6 concert

https://youtu.be/BBYmIrFhqZM%5B/embed

 
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Posted by on September 4, 2015 in News

 

Playlist for May 3 concert

H. Owen Reed: La Fiesta Mexicana

  1. Prelude and Aztec Dance http://youtu.be/xZyXCOAjXrI
  2. Mass http://youtu.be/4kSlyE2JU9Y
  3. Carnival http://youtu.be/xIg9BqetvmY

John Williams: Overture to “The Cowboys” http://youtu.be/gT_DXHYPy4I

Genaro Codina: Zacatecas (march) http://youtu.be/NxdKXTdcHyc

Aaron Copland: “The Promise of Living” from The Tender Land http://youtu.be/oLVyRvp2Qbg

(You may need to copy and paste the link into your browser.) John Gibson: Sonora

https://drive.google.com/file/d/0Bz31cD4MOsDqcm5YOFpqamYtd1U/view?usp=sharing

Clare Grundman: Kentucky 1800 https://youtu.be/pIb8mT8qZEw

 
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Posted by on March 5, 2015 in News

 

New members are welcome!

If you play a wind or percussion instrument, or know someone who does, please consider joining the CKCB this semester. Interested musicians are invited to attend our first rehearsal of the new year this Thursday, January 8 from 7:30 – 9:30 in Room 203 of the Mitchell Fine Arts Center at Transylvania University.

If you have questions, please feel free to contact Ben Hawkins at bhawkins@transy.edu or 233-8259 (office).

 
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Posted by on January 3, 2015 in News