Concerts & Events


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UPCOMING EVENTS:


Christmas Concert

The next Wallaceburg Concert Band Christmas concert takes place Saturday December 1, 2018.  Mark your calendars. We sure hope to see you there!

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PAST EVENTS:


New Members Night

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It’s that time of year again…, The Wallaceburg Concert Band is accepting new members for the 2018-2019 concert season.  Please come out and join us Monday June 11, 2018 at the WDSS music room, meet the band, see what we are all about, and consider joining us for our upcoming season!


Summer Concert

Our first ever outdoor concert, Sunday June 10, 2018 was a great success. Although extremely windy, we had a wonderful turnout.  Thanks for joining us!


2018: A MUSICAL ODYSSEY

Our 2018 spring concert, held on Saturday April 28, 2018, was a huge success.  Thank you to all who came out to support our Wallaceburg Concert Band.

Read the pre-concert feature article in the Sydenham Current.


Boston Pizza Fundraiser

Thank you to all who came out, enjoyed some fabulous food, and supported our fundraiser, Monday March 19, 2018.


Clubhouse at Baldoon Family Day Brunch Fundraiser

Thank you to those who were able to join and support the Wallaceburg Concert Band at this fabulous Family Day Brunch.

A special thank you to 99.1 FM CKXS, for promoting our fundraiser on your Facebook page with a contest to win 2 tickets for the brunch that took place Monday February 19, 2018.

Tickets were also sold at the door of the Clubhouse at Baldoon during the event.

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CHRISTMAS COMES TO TOWN

The Wallaceburg Concert Band presented its’ first official public Christmas concert “Christmas Comes To Town,” on Saturday December 9, 2017.  It was a full house, and we are all so very appreciative of the kind words shared by the community.

 

 

Check out the pre-concert Courier Press feature article.

Have a listen to the live interview with Dave and Mark on 99.1 FM CKXS prior to the concert.


NEW MEMBER’S NIGHT!

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Musical Director, Mr. Dave Babbitt was there to give an overview of the program which is entirely free.  There were many in attendance, and we are extremely excited about the new musicians joining us.  This looks like an exciting season for the Wallaceburg Concert Band!


THE MUSIC AWAKENS!

The Wallaceburg Concert Band held its’ first public concert titled “THE MUSIC AWAKENS!” on Tuesday May 30’th, 2017, in the W.D.S.S. Auditorium. Read all about it in the following Sydenham Current, and Wallaceburg Courier Press attached links:

 

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OUR FIRST “UNOFFICIAL” PERFORMANCE

Although only together for a very short time, the Wallaceburg Concert Band treated the Oak’s Retirement Village to a small Christmas Concert, on Tuesday December 6, 2016.  It was a packed house, and a thrill for all of us to perform for this amazing audience.

 


HELPING HANDS

Thanks to Union Gas – Helping Hands, and to the many band members who dedicated their time and energy to cleaning instruments, and cleaning and organizing the music room, in preparation of our growing new community concert band!  Read more about it in the Chatham Daily News.

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