Municipal Band

Aberdeen Municipal Band Summer 2017

ABERDEEN MUNICIPAL BAND


CONCERTS IN THE PARK


Join Bandmaster Jerry Letcher, and the Aberdeen Municipal Band for one of their free weekly concerts this summer. Whether you like nostalgic, patriotic, exciting new songs or our popular big band, there will be all of this and more!

Location


Most concerts will be held in Melgaard Park in the center circle on the Band’s portable Showmobile stage. The July 4th concert is scheduled at Wylie Park in the circle west of the Storybook Land parking lot.

Concessions at Concerts


Concessions will be available at the concerts including pop, water, popcorn and candy. Concessions at Melgaard Park will be provided by the Aberdeen Lioness Club and concessions at Wylie Park will be provided by park staff.

 2018 Concert Schedule
     
 June 14
 Fun with Flags
 Melgaard Park
 7:30 p.m.
 June 21
 Summer Solstice
 Melgaard Park
 7:30 p.m.
 June 28
 Americana  Melgaard Park
 7:30 p.m.
 July 4
 Independence Day Concert
 Wylie Park
 8:30 p.m.
 July 5
 No Concert
   
 July 12
 Music of John Williams
 Melgaard Park
 7:30 p.m.
 July 19
 Big Band Concert
 Melgaard Park
 7:30 p.m.
 July 26
 Kids' Concert
 Melgaard Park
 6:30 p.m.
 August 2
 Rushmore Music Camp Night with Special Guests
 Melgaard Park
 7:30 p.m.


SPECIAL CONCERTS


JULY 4TH BAND CONCERT


Don’t miss the special July 4th Celebration Band Concert at 8:30 p.m. at Wylie Park. The concert will be held across from the Storybook Land parking lot in the northwest area of Wylie Park. The Aberdeen Municipal Band will bring the day’s activities to an exciting finale with a concert of patriotic music followed by a fireworks display.

BIG BAND NIGHT


The Aberdeen Municipal Band’s “Big Band” will perform on Thursday, July 15 at 7:30 p.m. at Melgaard Park. Come listen to the music of the 30’s, 40’s and 50’s, as well as some newer swing tunes.

KIDS’ CONCERT


Singer Maria Morton, will be a special guest with the Aberdeen Municipal Band on Thursday, July 26, at 6:30 p.m. for a concert sure to delight those of all ages, but especially geared for a younger audience. You will enjoy the fun and great music that all come together when Maria teams up with the band. There will be free pizza and pop for kids starting at 5:30 p.m.


RUSHMORE MUSIC CAMP NIGHT


The Aberdeen Municipal Band will feature as special guests, faculty from the Rushmore Music Camp on Thursday, August 2, at 7:30 p.m. The Rushmore Music Camp is being held in Aberdeen at Northern State University. The concert will include these guest teachers and clinicians as members of the band and in solos and small ensembles.

For More Information


Call the Aberdeen Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department at (605) 626-7015.