Prepare for an afternoon of rapture, romance, and rousing favorites on Feb. 9 as Lee County Community Band presents Rhapsody and Romance.
The concert is set for 3 p.m. at Cape Coral High School.
Under the direction of Richard Bradstreet, the band will perform Twentiana, a montage of songs from the 1920’s; New York: 1927, a ragtime piece depicting the glamour, glitz, and street life in the Big Apple just after World War I; selections from the Broadway hit Man of La Mancha; and highlights from Jersey Boys.
The band performs six concerts between November and April; all take place at Cape Coral High School, 2300 Santa Barbara Boulevard, beginning at 3 p.m. The concerts are free (donations welcome) and open to the public.
Additional concert dates are March 8, and April 19.
A legend in Southwest Florida, the 60-member adult band is comprised of musicians from all walks of life – career musicians, amateurs, and folks renewing skills from years past. The band welcomes new members every year. Persons interested in joining may phone John Fenn at 239-454-6430.
For additional information, visit www.leecountyband.org