Monday, May 29, 2017

Picnic with the Pops Community Concert in Bolton

This concert has been rescheduled for
Sunday, June 11, 2017 at 5:00 PM.

The Concord Band, led by Music Director James O'Dell, will play for the first time at the Town Common, 723 Main Street, Bolton MA on Sunday, June 4, 2017, starting at 5:00 PM. The "Concert on the Common" is hosted by The Bolton Conservation Trust to thank residents for their support in the recent clean up, development, and purchase of the Town Common reservation.

The Concord Band will play a variety of music from traditional marches and patriotic medleys to music from the “Pirates of the Caribbean” movies. Bring blankets, chairs and, of course, your picnic basket. Some refreshments will be sold. Parking is available at the nearby Trinity Church, reserved handicap and/or elderly parking is also available at the Common.

Admission is free. Call The Concord Band hotline (978-897-9969) by 3 PM on Sunday if weather is threatening.


  • Fruitlands 25 Fanfare, by William G. McManus
  • Star Spangled Banner, arr. B. Moffit
  • National Emblem March, by E.E. Bagley, arr. F. Fennell
  • Themes Like Old Times, arr. W. Barker
  • The Rakes of Mallow, by Leroy Anderson
  • Irving Berlin's Songs for America, by Irving Berlin, arr. J. Swearington
  • Swing's The Thing, arr. W. Barker
  • Cheerio March, by Edwin Franko Goldman, arr. F. Erickson
  • The Homefront, arr. J. Christensen
  • Seventy Six Trombones, by Meredith Willson, arr. L. Anderson & J. Bocook
  • Symphonic Highlights from 'Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End', by Hans Zimmer, arr. J. Bocook
  • Spirit of America, arr. Dean Smith
  • Dixieland on Stage, arr. B. Lowden
  • Armed Forces Salute, arr. B. Lowden
  • Star Spangled Spectacular, by George M. Cohan, arr. J. Cacavas
  • The Stars and Stripes Forever, by John Philip Sousa, arr. W. Revelli

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Boston Festival of Bands 2017 Poster

Boston Festival of Bands 2017
Poster by MetWinds