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Alexandria Citizens Band.

Now thru January 10, 2014

No Friday rehearsals on Dec 27 or Jan 3. On Friday, Jan 10, 2014, the concert band starts the new year with a 7:00 pm potluck and library work session at Del Ray United Methodist Church.  We also plan to get … Continue reading

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December 2013 Highlights

All times are for the downbeat. Please be prepared 30 minutes in advance for warmup and tuning. Please bring a music stand. Dress is white shirt or top with black slacks, skirts, kilts, etc. Please wear your colorful ties, scarves, … Continue reading

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Rehearsals-Friday, Nov 22, 2013

No Swing Band rehearsal tonight, Friday, Nov. 22, 2013. Clarinet Choir rehearses at 7:00 pm. Concert Band rehearses at 8:00 pm.

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Concert, Saturday, October 5, 2013, Art on the Avenue

Concert Saturday, October 5, 2013. Art on the Avenue. Downbeat is 11:15 am; Tuning and warmup is 10:45 am. This is an updated time, thanks to the sharp eyes and inquisitive mouse of clarinetest David Pritzker. Festival map http://artontheavenue.org/?page_id=43 Concert … Continue reading

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Concert Band Rehearsals Resume on August 23, 2013

I hope you had a restful and recharging vacation. Weekly concert band rehearsals resume at 8:00 pm, on Friday, Aug 23, 2013, and every Friday after. REHEARSAL LOCATION: Del Rey United Methodist Church 100 E. Windsor Ave. Alexandria, VA 22301 … Continue reading

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Summer to Fall Update

Thanks for a wonderful season. Our final concert at Market Square on Friday, July 19, 2013 was well attended despite the hot weather warnings. The band hopes to resume rehearsals in August, assuming that members can support the early return … Continue reading

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July 19, 2013, Market Square Concert

Final Market Square concert on Friday, July 19, 2013. 7:30 pm downbeat. Free underground parking, which fills up early. 7:00 pm tuning & warmup. Please stay tuned to email for weather cancellation. The Alexandria Department of Recreation, Parks, and Cultural … Continue reading

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May through June 2013

There will be no rehearsal next Friday night May 24 as it is the beginning of the Memorial Day weekend.     We will next rehearse both swing band and concert band on May 31. June 7 will be a dress rehearsal … Continue reading

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Location of Saturday’s Concert (May 11, 2013)

Saturday evening concert times: 6:30 pm, warmup & tuning; 7:00 downbeat. LOCATION: Charles Houston Recreation Center 901 and 905 Wythe St, Alexandria, VA (703) 746-5552 ý This is about five blocks east of the Braddock Road Metro. This is the … Continue reading

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7:00 pm downbeat, Saturday, May 11, 2013

Charles Houston Recreation Center Presents… Mother’s Day “Let’s Jazz it Up” Jazz Extravaganza Saturday, May 11, 2013 6:30pm Charles Houston Recreation Center 901 Wythe Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314 Featuring: T.C. Williams Jazz Ensembles “A” & “B” Francis C. Hammond Middle … Continue reading

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