Synod Senior Band (MN)
                Music Director: Emmett Stark                Webmaster: Dick Peik

    Mission - we make joyous music by and to Seniors    Synod Senior Band - 2010 photo                    
                                                  
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Season is warm (April-October, with July off),
          and light (daytimes).

Next: Rehearsal, June.19

           Concert, June.26


Concerts: 9 in 2018,  in Western Twin Cities

Rehearsals
:
 
~2/mo. Tuesdays  10:00a-12:15p
   @ Westwood Lutheran Church, St. Louis Park
     on Cedar Lake Rd, 4 blks East of US-169

2018 Rehearsal Schedule
 
Member Activity Notices (1)
 

2017 Finale Concert (Oct.31)
  (see Program list)

2016 Finale Concert
 
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2018 Concert  Schedule
 
1.
-May  6, Sun @4:00p, Westwood LC +Centennial Singers
  2. -May.22 Tue @12:45p, Mt. Olivet LC (Minneapolis)
  3. June.26 Tue @  1:30p, St. John’s LC (Mound)
  4. Aug.12 Sun @  9:00a & 10:30a Services, Westwood LC(StLPk)
  5. Aug.28 Tue @  1:00p, Friendship Village (Bloomington)
  6. Sep.11 Tue  @10:30a, Minnetonka Senior Center (Minnetonka)
  7. Sep.15 Sat   @  6:30p, Gethsemane LC (Hopkins)
  8. Oct 11 Thu  @  6:30p Transfiguration LC (Bloomington)
  9. Oct.30 Tue  @10:30a Finale: Westwood LC (StLouisPark)
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Rehearsals (Tuesdays, Westwood LC, StLouisPark)
  -Feb. 6 - Winter Tuneup
  -Apr.10
  -Apr.17,
  -May. 1
  -May. 8,
  -June. 5,
  June.19,
  July. 31,
  Aug.  7,
  Aug.21,
  Sep.   4,
  Sep. 25,
  Oct.   9,
  Oct. 29 [Monday]
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Concert June26, @1:30p
    St. John's Lutheran Church (Mound)
       
Dress is all-Black;
            Bring Stands.
            Call is 12:30p, playing in Sanctuary.
   Program order:
     An American Fanfare
     Sons of Liberty
     The Star Spangled Banner
     Deep River
     The Blue and the Gray
     National Emblem March
     America the Beautiful
     American Salute
     Jüst a Closer Walk with Thee
     Our American Heroes
     Stars and Stripes Forever

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Rehearsal  June 19
    Rehearsal order:  all are in the June 26 concert repertoire:
     An American Fanfare
     Sons of Liberty
     The Star Spangled Banner
     Deep River
     The Blue and the Gray
     America the Beautiful
     American Salute
     Jüst a Closer Walk with Thee
     National Emblem March
     Our American Heroes
     Stars and Stripes Forever

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Westwood Lutheran Church
  
S side of Cedar Lake Rd (above Cedar Lake)
  ~4 blks E of US-169 &  2 blks W of Boone Ave
      in St.Louis Park

    Office Phone: 952-545-5623


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St. John's Lutheran Church (Mound)
     2451 Fairview Lane
     Mound, MN  55364
     952-472-1416

    I-394/US-12 W past I-494 ~3m to Cty-15 West (Right exit).
    W on Cty-15 ~8m, past Cty-19 (Ridgeview strip-mall on South ~m6)
    over Seton Channel bridge, Turn at 1st-Left, Bartlett Blvd.
    South on Bartlett ~5 blocks to Fairview Lane.
    Turn Right, W on Fairview Lane to church [St John], on South.

  Parking:
    Percussion, Tuba players – Park in very Small lot on Fairview Lane. 
                                               Go into Main doors of Sanctuary.
    Other players – Go around church and Park in Larger lot,
                         or Park in Sojourn lot across the street from church.
  Cases:
       [Facing front of Sanctuary] go thru Doors onLeft.
       Turn Right to Hallway Area, leave cases.
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Member-Involved Events (1)
 Bob Doan Memorial Commissioned

   For anyone interested in a PERSONAL donation to the Bob Doan commission fund:
     Contact David Elmhirst, of the commissioning Plymouth Concert Band,
        Send an email at 'delmhirst@me.com',
    or Call him at 763-227-6474,
    or Mail a check
made out to Plymouth Concert Band.
                   
to     Robert Doan Commission,  c/o David Elmhirst
                                      1825 Wisconsin Ave N
                                      Golden Valley, MN 55427

     He will send you a receipt right away.
  
Mr. Elmhirst will return any checks made out to a different entity
   (like the Commission) already sent, with an envelope to send another.

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2017 Finale Concert  Tuesday, Oct.31

  Program:
1. Trumpet Salutations
2. March excerpts, from 'National Emblem' (shortened)
3. National Emblem March
4. March Of the Steel Men
5. Crown Imperial
6. Menard’s Enigma
7. 76 Trombones
8. West Side Story
9. The King and I
10. Tribute To Marvin Hamlisch
11. Curtain Call

12. Stars And Stripes Forever