It’s bright and early, and we're excited to play for Hasbro’s employees showing of Star Wars: The Last Jedi! The Force (and the wakeful power of coffee) is with us!
Just a reminder, you can support The American Band with every purchase you make on Amazon if you follow this link for your holiday shopping!
Now you can support your favorite community band as you shop on Amazon! Use our AmazonSmile link below, and shop just as you would on Amazon. Just in time for Holiday Shopping! Or treat yourself! Or stock up on toilet paper! Thanks for your continued love and support of The American Band! ... See more
Great 180th anniversary concert this afternoon! We were thrilled to see so many in attendance, and to perform our world premiere, Curtain Raiser! Hope to see everyone back for one of our upcoming concerts! ... See more
The American Band is celebrating 180 years! Share this post and you will be entered to win a free ticket to our anniversary concert on November 5th!! Drawing will be on November 3rd.
Great concert coming up on Nov. 5th! This one traces the history of band music in America and features a newly commissioned work by native Rhode islander and RIC graduate Peter Boyer, who has gone on to make a name for himself on the west coast! Oh and we're playing a bunch of Star Wars music too! 😃 ... See more
The American Band is pleased to present a very special concert in celebration of the 180th anniversary of its founding on Sunday November 5th at 3PM. The program will include works by John Williams, Aaron Copland, Gustav Holst, Percy Grainger, Leonard Bernstein, D. W. Reeves, John Philip Sousa, and a newly commissioned piece written for The American Band's 180th anniversary by Peter Boyer! General Admission: $15 Seniors (62+): $12 Students (13-College): $12 Tickets can be purchased at the Rhode Island College box office in Roberts Hall, at 401-456-8144, or at the website provided. ... See more
Not a typical concert venue for us, but we're honored to be here supporting Swansea's 350th Anniversary Gala!
Our first concert of the season is tonight, and it's FREE!
The American Band kicks off its 181st season with a free concert in Bellingham. The Bellingham Middle School band will start at 7, with The American Band following around 7:30. American Band Program: American Band Salute - Roger Cichy Second Reg. Conn. National Guard March - David Wallis Reeves An Outdoor Overture - Aaron Copland Suite from “Mass” - Leonard Bernstein/Sweeney Star Wars Trilogy - John Williams/Hunsberger I. The Imperial March II. Princess Leia’s Theme III. Battle in the Forest IV. Yoda’s Theme V. Star Wars (Main Theme) Stars and Stripes Forever - John Philip Sousa ... See more
Check out yesterday's edition of "Conducting Conversations" from Classical 95.9 WCRI featuring Dr. Brian Cardany! Between several selections played of some of our live performances, Brian discusses his musical background and the history of the band. http://classical959.podbean.com/e/10-22-17-the-american-band-conducting-conversations/ ... See more
This week The American Band is the subject of the program with Dr. Brian Cardany, Music Director. We talk about their upcoming 180th Anniversary Concert, featuring the music of Copland, Williams, and Bernstein, and listen to some selections that will be pe... ... See more