Sioux Falls Municipal Band


2015 Schedule

May 16 10 a.m. VA Hospital Armed Forces Day
May 25 10 a.m. VA Hospital Memorial Day
June 6 7 p.m. Falls Park Queen Bee Mill Mill-er Time
June 7 3 p.m. McKennan Park Season Preview
June 7 8 p.m. Terrace Park Vitamin Sea
June 9 7:30 p.m Touchmark at All Saints Golden Melodies
June 10 7:30 p.m. Augustana College Banding Together
June 14 3 p.m. Veterans’ Park Proud of our Flag
June 14 8 p.m. Terrace Park Chestnuts
June 16 7:30 p.m. The Inn on Westport 3
June 21 3 p.m. McKennan Park Ancient Days
June 21 8 p.m. Terrace Park Paul Hoy Circus Concert
June 23 7:30 p.m. Dow Rummel Village It’s About Time
June 24 7 p.m. Greenway Amphitheater Fits to a T
June 28 3 p.m. McKennan Park The Best of the ’30s and ’40s
June 28 8 p.m. Terrace Park De Agony of Da Feet: Marches
June 30 7:30 p.m. Good Samaritan Fjord Explorer
July 4 11:30 a.m. Falls Park Mayor’s Picnic
July 4 8 p.m. W.H. Lyon Fairgrounds Red White and Blue!
July 5 3 p.m. McKennan Park S.D. Pride
July 5 8 p.m. Terrace Park Showtune Sensations
July 7 7:30 p.m. Veterans’ Park What’s in a Name?
July 12 3 p.m. McKennan Park Dance with Balleraena Dance Studio
July 12 8 p.m. Terrace Park Grainger Danger with Balleraena Dance Studio
July 14 7:30 p.m. Trail Ridge M and M
July 16 7:30 p.m. Active Generations Car Talk
July 19 3 p.m. McKennan Park Children’s Concert with Phil Baker
July 19 8 p.m. Terrace Park 78 RPM: It’s a Speed We Can Live With
July 21 7:30 p.m. Good Samaritan Center Triumphal Trumpets
July 26 3 p.m. McKennan Park All About That Bass
July 26 8 p.m. Terrace Park Overture of Overtures
July 28 7:30 p.m. Primrose Retirement Comm. Classic Band
July 29 7 p.m. Greenway Amphitheater Gilbert and Soloman
August 2 3 p.m. McKennan Park Rain Date
August 2 8 p.m. Terrace Park Grand Finale with Guest Emily Lodine


About the Sioux Falls Municipal Band

The Sioux Falls Municipal Band, one of the oldest and most prestigious bands in the nation, has been performing without interruption since 1919. The band’s performances begin with the Armed Forces Day Celebration in May each season and continue through early August. Special events include the Flag Day performance at Veterans’ Memorial Park, the Mayor’s Fourth of July Picnic, the Jaycees’ annual 4th of July Celebration, and an indoor concert at the historic Orpheum Theater.

17,000 people annually attend the 36 concerts which include two performances each Sunday, and additional performances during the week. Guest performers have included world-renowned opera singer Emily Lodine, regionally noted singers Gabriel Rivero, Tammy Roberts, Sarah Schreck, and Kelly Keyser, instrumentalists Carl Hallstrom, Emily Brandel and Tyler Nettestad, and children’s entertainer Phil Baker, as well as other highly talented performers.

Band members are selected and are compensated for their services. For more information concerning the band, please contact Chris Hill at 605-332-0867.

Auditions for the Municipal Band:
Openings for the band will be filled by audition. Please contact the Bandmaster Christopher Hill at 605-201-2551 to schedule.


About the Bandmaster

Christopher HillChristopher Hill, Bandmaster, is well known to the Sioux Falls audiences for his performances with the South Dakota Symphony, Dakota Wind Quintet and other groups. He has performed nationally and internationally with some of the world’s most prestigious musical organizations. He holds Bachelor’s and Masters of Music degrees from Temple University.