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.
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
If you haven't heard of Car Pooling with Ben yet, you should check it out! Recently, our very own director Dr. Brian Cardany was lucky enough to be a guest on the show! Check out his interview with Ben DeCastro about the history of The American Band and our upcoming 180th anniversary concert. ... See more
The American Band is one of the oldest orchestras in the country and they have some amazing concerts coming up that you won't want to miss, including their American Band 180th Anniversary Concert on November 5, 2017 at Rhode Island College (RIC)! Conductor Dr. Brian Cardany joins me for a fun ride as we talk about the talented & dedicated orchestra members, as well as some special things they have arranged for the upcoming Anniversary Concert! Car Pooling with Ben is presented by #NIROPE and Cardi's Furniture & Mattresses! ... See more
The American Band is pleased to present a very special concert in celebration of the 180th anniversary of its founding. The program will include works by Gustav Holst, Percy Grainger, Aaron Copeland, Leonard Bernstein, D. W. Reeves, John Philip Sousa, and a newly commissioned piece written for The American Band's 180th anniversary by Peter Boyer! Advanced ticket sales will begin soon! ... See more
The American Band is pleased to present a very special concert in celebration of the 180th anniversary of its founding. The program will include works by Gustav Holst, Percy Grainger, Aaron Copeland, Leonard Bernstein, D. W. Reeves, John Philip Sousa, and a newly commissioned piece written for The American Band's 180th anniversary by @[100000261921173:2048:Peter Boyer]! Advanced ticket sales will begin soon! ... See more
The American Band kicks off its 181st season with a free concert in Bellhingham.
The American Band is excited to begin our 181st season! We're already hard at work on our newly commissioned piece "Curtain Raiser" composed by Rhode Island native Peter Boyer in celebration of the 180th anniversary of our founding in 1837. You won't want to miss our concert on November 5th to hear it! ... See more
On the field for God Bless America! And go PawSox!
Peter plays "Can You Beat A PawSox Player?" Go Peter! He won!!!
It's a beautiful night for some baseball...and band music! Members of the band are getting ready to perform God Bless America for the 7th Inning Stretch at the PawSox game tonight!