Synod Senior Band (MN)
                Music Director: Emmett Stark    

    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: First 2018 Regular Rehearsal:  - Apr.3

Concerts: 10 in 2018,  in Western Twin Cities

~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
Missed October 2017 Rehearsals? - Music Ins and Outs

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

2016 Finale Concert
2018 Concert  Schedule
1. May  6,
Sun @4:00p, Westwood LC +Centennial Singers)
2. May.22 Tue @12:45p, Mt. Olivet LC
3. Jun.26 Tue  @ 1:30p, St. John’s LC (Mound)
4. Aug.12 Sun @ 9:00a & 10:30a Services at Westwood LC
5. Aug. 28 Tue @  1:00p, Friendship Village (Bloomington)
6. Sep.11 Tue @10:30a, Minnetonka Senior Center
7. Sep.15 Sat  @  6:30p, Gethsemane LC (Hopkins)
8. Sep.21 Fri  @12:45p, Salem Covenant C h(New Brighton)
9. Oct.11 Thu @  6:30p Transfiguration LC (Bloomington)
10.Oct.30 Tue @10:30a Annual: Westwood LC (StLP)
Rehearsals (Tuesdays)
 Feb. 6 - Winter Tuneup
  May. 1,
  Jun.  5,
  Jul. 31,
  Aug. 7,
  Sep. 4,
  Oct. 2,
  Oct.29 [Mon.]
Rehearsal #1, Apr.3
Playlist for Apr.3

To Be Rehearsed for, and Played May 6th:
 An American Fanfare 
 National Emblem March 
 Star Spangled Banner
 Blue and the Gray  
 Deep River
 Our American Heroes 
  Stars and Stripes Forever

  America the Beautiful   (w/choir on May.6)

  Battle Hymn of the Republic (w/choir)

To Be Added in April:

Sons of Liberty 
American Salute 
Gabriel’s Oboe 
Just a Closer Walk with Thee

2017 Finale Concert  Tuesday, Oct.31

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
Member-Involved Events
Westwood Lutheran Church
    9001 Cedar Lake Rd, St. Louis Park (55426)
4 Blocks E of US-169, on South side.
      Church Office Phone: 952-545-5623

New Music/Turn-In
Packets of music for next season - from Em
     Each packet c ontains from 6-12 pieces,
     depending whether you reported having it already.
   Pieces you need which youmay already have:
    An American Fanfare  (Em)
    Star Spangled Banner (Tully arr.)  (Em)
    America the Beautiful  (Phil)
    The Symphonic Gershwin  (Faye)
    The Wizard of Oz  (Em)
    Just a Closer Walk  (Em)

   2. Turn-In following 8 pieces, no longer to be used.
    Check all your active and inactive folders, and return:
Carnival of Venice (Trumpet solo w/band)
   Festive Overture (Shostakovich)
   Klezmer Dances
   Love of God (The)
   Wade in the Water
   White River Revival