Sioux Falls Municipal Band

Sioux Falls Municipal Band 2016 Season

Date

Time

Location

Theme

6/28

7:30 p.m.

Sunnycrest Village

Claus and Effect

7/3

3 p.m.

Fawick Park

’Bone Yard

7/3

8 p.m.

Terrace Park

Sousa’s Best

7/4

11 a.m.

Mayor’s Picnic at Falls Park

Freedom Rocks!

7/4

8 p.m.

WH Lyon Fairgrounds

American Patriots

7/10

3 p.m.

McKennan Park

Places Hotter Than Here

7/10

8 p.m.

Terrace Park

Wolfie Mozart, Johnny Bach, & Friends

7/12

7:30 p.m.

Good Samaritan Village

Flutissimo

7/17

3 p.m.

McKennan Park

Jazz

7/17

8 p.m.

Terrace Park

Stars, Old and New—featuring Jenni

Olson from Star Wars: The Force Awakens!

7/21

7:30 p.m.

Active Generations

The Greatest Generation

7/24

8 p.m.

Terrace Park

Home, Home on the Grainger

7/26

7:30 p.m.

Touchmark at All-Saints

Son of Ophicleide: the Saxophone

7/31

3 p.m.

Southern Vistas Park

Children’s Concert with Phil Baker

7/31

8 p.m.

Terrace Park

Big Band

8/2

7:30 p.m.

Good Samaritan Center

Horns: They’re Not Really French

8/7

3 p.m.

McKennan Park

Reed it and Weep

8/7

8 p.m.

Terrace Park

The Best of 2016, featuring renowned

tenor Russell Svenningsen

8/14

3 p.m.

Terrace Park

The Early Days/Today

8/14

8 p.m.

Terrace Park

Celebrating a Gem!

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 33 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.