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Music in Your Community
Music in Your Community
The importance of music is its power to transcend time, emotion, culture, and language as we connect with others. Music's power connects us across the barriers of time, culture, and language.
Here's a list of "Music in Your Community" for this month...
May 18, 3pm
Rohrersville Band Concert Series. Rohrersville Band Hall, Main Street. 1st concert of the 171st season. For more information call 301-992-9767.
6th Grade Band Spring Concert- 7th Grade Band & Jazz Band Spring Concert- 8pm. Smithsburg Middle School Band. Smithsburg Middle School. 68 N. Main Street. Smithsburg. For more information call 301-766-8353.
8th Grade Band & Jazz Band Spring Concert- Smithsburg Middle School Band. Smithsburg Middle School. 68 N. Main Street. Smithsburg. For more information call 301-766-8353.
May 27, 7pm
The World Famous, Glenn Miller Orchestra, is the most popular and sought after big band in the world today for both concert and swing dance engagements. With it's unique jazz sound, the Glenn Miller Orchestra is considered to be one of the greatest bands of all time. The present Glenn Miller Orchestra was formed in 1956 and has been touring consistently since, playing an average of 300 live dates a year all around the world. Trombonist Larry O'Brien is the orchestra's present musical director.
May 27, 6:30-9pm
Open Mic. Port City Java. 1551 Potomac Ave. Hagerstown. Piano & Poetry. Talented local poets & musicians perform. All ages welcome. For more information call 301-790-5040.
May 29, 5-8pm
Live Blues in the Garden. The Historic Miller House Gardens. Live blues music. Refreshments. For more information and for tickets call 301-797-8782.
May 30 & 31, 4pm- Friday; 11am- Saturday
Western Maryland Blues Fest- Downtown Hagerstown. Downtown Hagerstown Central Parking Lot. The 13th annual addition of the Western Maryland Blues Fest featuring local, regional and national acts. Performers will be posted as soon as they are confirmed. On June 1 join others as they continue the Blues Fest at the Bandshell in Hagerstown's City Park starting at Noon. For more information visit www.blues-fest.org.
Be sure to check out area elementary, middle, and high schools for great family music programs including high school competitions and performances.
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