August 6, 2017

The Wisconsin Rapids City Band, under the direction of conductor Keith Olsen will present our annual Benefit Concert at 2:00 pm at the Performing Arts Center.

The program will be chosen from the following:

Tosca Fantasy, by Giacomo Puccini; arr. by Ralph Hermann

Slaughter on Tenth Avenue, by Richard Rodgers; arr. by John Moss

Through the Air, by August Damm

Harry Potter Symphonic Suite, by John Williams; arr. by Robert W. Smith

Two Irish Songs, by Clare Grundmann

Under Paris Skies, by Hubert Giraud, Jean Drejac, and Kim Gannon

Barnum and Bailey’s Favorite, by K. L. King

This year the Wisconsin Rapids City Band celebrates its 154th year!

Thank you backers for your donations, support, and attendance in 2016.

The band will continue in 2017 to thrill the audience with waltzes, polkas, marches, and Broadway hits. We will also have outstanding guest artists appearing.

The Wisconsin Rapids City Band is a nonprofit, self-governing organization. We are inviting you to support the band this season with your presence at the summer concerts. So join us for an evening of fun, music, and ice cream. Bring the whole family to Robinson Park in Wisconsin Rapids. There is a play area for children.