Audience members– this survey is for instrumentalists who participated in the Upper Peninsula Community Band Festival, if you have any comments you’d like to share, please visit our facebook page.
Instrumentalists-Please help us by telling us how we did during the band festival at the COMPLETION of the festival (after Saturday night, August 6th). We appreciate your participation in this online survey so we can continue to improve this event.
Please click here to complete the online questionnaire from Survey Monkey. We thank you for your participation!
Save the date for the Upper Peninsula Community Band Festival, which is right around the corner on Saturday, August 6th…
This is one of our biggest concerts of the year and will include performances by the Marquette City Band, the Fond du Lac Symphonic Band from Wisconsin, and a Festival Band which will include both local instrumentalists as well as performers from all over the country!
Please click here for a poster of this exciting event!
For a printable version of the above poster, click here.
The Mining Journal wrote a story, “Keyed Into Music” on May 8th, which interviewed our own Eric Banitt who gave an extraordinary performance on piano as a soloist with the Marquette City Band on April 28th. The article can be viewed here.
The following is the tentative Marquette City Band concert schedule for 2016:
- Thursday, June 16, 7:30 p.m. Presque Isle Band Shell
- Saturday, June 25, 11:00 a.m. Location TBA
- Thursday, June 30, 7:30 p.m. Presque Isle Band Shell
- Monday, July 4, 6:30 p.m. Mattson Park, Lower Harbor
- Thursday, July 14, 7:30 p.m. Presque Isle Band Shell
- Thursday, July 28, 7:30 p.m. Presque Isle Band Shell
- Upper Peninsula Community Band Festival, Saturday, August 6, 7 p.m., Presque Isle Band Shell
Please check back for possible location and date changes
Band members click here for 2016 Summer concert and rehearsal dates and times.