The Bonita Springs Concert Band, under the direction of Gary Smith, will present a free concert of Broadway Musicals on Sunday, January 25, from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. in Riverside Park on Old 41 in Bonita Springs. Some of the highlights will include:
The Sound of Music In this medley, arranged by Robert Russell Bennett, you will hear the title song, The Sound Of Music, along with How Can Love Survive?, The Lonely Goatherd, A Few Of My Favorite Things, Sixteen Going On Seventeen, So Long, Farewell, Do-Re-Mi, Edelweiss, An Ordinary Couple, No Way To Stop It, Maria, and Climb Every Mountain.
The Symphonic Gershwin Included in this arrangement by Warren Barker are An American In Paris, Cuban Overture and Rhapsody In Blue.
The Music Man Written by Meredith Willson and arranged by Johnnie Vinson are song The Wells Fargo Wagon, Till There Was You and Seventy Six Trombones.
There will also be a delightful piccolo solo featuring Nan Raphael playing The Lark. She is a nationwide piccoloist with Maryland Lyric Opera, International Flute Orchestra, Washington Winds, Columbia Flute Choir and Capital City Symphony.
Don’t miss out on the fun! Remember to bring a chair or a blanket. Refreshments will be available from Royal Scoop Homemade Ice Cream.