Ahead of Independence Day, Strings presents its third annual Celebrate America concert with the Festival Brass and Percussion Ensemble. Performed by the nation’s top musicians, program highlights include John Philip Sousa marches, John Williams’ iconic film and Olympic music, the 1812 Overture, and other American classics to celebrate the Fourth of July holiday.
Mark Gould, conductor
BRASS AND PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE
Trumpet: David Bilger, Conrad Jones, Travis Peterson, John Rommel, Michael Sachs, Scott Thornburg, Michael Tiscione Horn: Angela Cordell Bilger, Jennifer Montone, Josh Phillips, Julia Pilant, Michael Thornton, Hugo Valverde Trombone: Domingo Pagliuca, Peter Sullivan, R. Douglas Wright Bass Trombone: Hakeem Bilal Euphonium: Adam Frey Tuba: James E. Jenkins Timpani: Jeremy Epp Percussion: Peter Flamm, Will Hudgins, Kevin Watkins
Tickets and additional information are available in event details below by visiting the Strings Music Festival website or calling the box office.
Please note that prior to the concert, there will be a Celebrate America barbeque available. Tickets are available for $30 for adults and $15 for juniors, and the party begins at 6 p.m. Tickets are separate from the concert.