“Thanks for the Memories”: The Believers Concert Band performs favorite tunes April 22

The Believers Concert Band is celebrating its 10th Anniversary with a Spring Concert at Brenau University´s Pearce Auditorium on Sunday, April 22 at 3 PM. The performance will appeal to all ages with patriotic, Broadway, popular, and light classical tunes that the band has come to be known for.

This community band is made up of woodwinds, brass, and percussion. Admission is free so that everyone may enjoy, and donations are always appreciated.

The Believers Concert Band is a church/community band formed under the auspices of the Gainesville First United Methodist Church. The band was founded in 2002 by Dr. Lee Martin Sr. under the baton of Richard L. Petty. The band has grown from five members to forty-five talented musicians. The band´s distinguishing feature is its programming which combines popular and light classical music to appeal to the musical interests of a wide audience. The Believers Concert Band is becoming a well respected musical ensemble that contributes to the community.

Check out The Believers website with more information, music samples, and photo galleries.

Wednesday, April 18, 2012