Bonita Springs Concert Band plays Jan. 22

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The Bonita Springs Concert Band will present its next concert on Sunday, Jan. 22 at 2 p.m. at Riverside Park in Downtown Old Bonita Springs.
Performing with the band will be guest trumpeter Dr. Ryan Chapman.
Chapman is a freelance trumpet player and educator who now lives in Naples. He has played with such stars as George Benson, Steve Miller, Henry Mancini’s Big Band, Bobby Rydell, Glenn Miller, The Shirelles, Tommy Dorsey, Kenny Loggins, Paul Anka and Bobby McFarrin. He will be featured with the band performing “A Tribute to Harry James”, and a “Tribute to the City of Chicago”.
The Band will also play “Jazz it Up!,” “English Folk Song Suite” and “My Favorite Things.”
Members are under the direction of Gary Smith who retired after 24 years as conductor of the University of Illinois Marching Illini Band and Symphonic Band.
Find out more at The concert will also be available streamed on Facebook.


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