The Lakeland Community College Civic Band will present “Music of the Season and a Pearl Harbor Remembrance” Sunday, Dec. 7, at 4 p.m. in the Dr. Wayne L. Rodehorst Performing Arts Center, 7700 Clocktower Drive, Kirtland, 44094.
The concert will feature a salute to the United States Armed Forces.
“This program was first presented in 2008 and has been a great success with a capacity audience attending,” said Chuck Frank, longtime conductor of the Lakeland Civic Band.
Frank will be assisted by guest conductor Matthew Salvaggio and narrator Herman Rueger. The program will include the performance of “Eternal Father, Strong to Save” based on the Navy hymn, “The Last Full Measure of Devotion,” a musical tribute to all who have given their lives in service to the U.S. Armed Forces. “The Homefront” features musical memories from World War II such as “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy.” The concert will conclude with a stirring rendition of “America, the Beautiful” and Lee Greenwood’s ever popular “God Bless the U.S.A.” which will feature an audience sing along led by guest vocalist Chris Robinson, director of the Lakeland Civic Chorus.
Tickets are $7 adults, $6 seniors and $2 students with ID and may be purchased at the door or by calling 440-525-7134.
For more information, call 440-525-7261.