June 13th Band Concert and Lawn party

The Townsend Congregational Church will host the lawn party at the Townsend Military Band’s Thursday, June 13th, concert on the Townsend Common.   Church members will be selling hot dogs, hamburgers, cheeseburgers, sausages with or without peppers and onions, and chips to hungry concertgoers.  Fresh fruit cups, fried dough, popcorn, and cold soda and bottled water will also be available for purchase.

     There will be a wide variety of homemade cookies, breads, cakes, pies, and candies to enjoy during the concert or to take home.

      A few games of interest to children will be set up on the Common that evening.

     The Townsend Military Band will open its evening program at 7:30 by playing Duble's “Bravura March” and the “Instant Concert” by Walters.  “Hooked on a Feeling” by James, Bigelow's “Our Director', and “Highlights from Camelot” by Lerner and Loewe will be performed.  The “Poet and the Peasant Overture” by von Suppe and Alford's “Colonel Bogey March” will be included in the first portion of the program.

     The “Hoch Heidecksburg Marsch” by Herzer and Anderson's “Blue Tango” will be played following intermission.  Hazo's “Mountain Thyme”, “The Liberty Bell March” by Sousa, and “Toccata for Band” by Erickson will be included in the second portion of the concert.  “Amparito Roca” by Texidor will be performed before the Townsend Band concludes its concert at 9:30 by playing the “Star Spangled Banner”.