Music you can move to danced in the warm breeze at Zane Landing park this evening.
The Zanesville Memorial Concert Band performed for the second time this summer. Around 300 people came to watch the 55 band members perform.The set featured hits like 'Mambo Number 5'. Artistic Director of the band Jeff Roquemore said the weather was the icing on top of a musical cake.
"The best thing about today besides the band sounding great tonight, the weather," said Roquemore....
The Zanesville Memorial Concert band is ready to sound the horn on its summer concert series.
The band will play its first performance of the season Sunday at Zane's Landing Park. The band's artistic director, Jeff Roquemore, said a live, in the park performance, shines light on an aging form of entertainment.
"We just think it's almost a maybe forgotten tradition," Roquemore said. "Bands were always in communities. There wasn't TV and all the media...
The summer humidity was no match for the chilly winter atmosphere at Zanes Landing Park this evening.
The Zanesville Memorial Concert Band held a Christmas In July concert for area residents today. Those who came got to enjoy popcorn, the sunshine and a taste of the December holiday. Artistic Director Jeff Roquemore says the performance featured a variety of different musical works.
"It's a lot of different types of Christmas music, so it is a varied program. There's a sing...
Area residents got to end their Fourth of July weekend with a patriotic concert at Zanes Landing this evening.
The musical entertainment was put on by the Zanesville Memorial Concert Band. The group has been together 91 years, and according to Jeff Roquemore, Artistic Director of the band said this concert has been going on since the group was formed.
"This is probably our 91st July Fourth kind of weekend concert. We always have a very strong patriotic theme. We do have a...
Secrest Auditorium came alive with music Sunday night as the Zanesville Memorial Concert Band kicked off its 2014 summer concert series.
In addition to the concert band, an honor band made up of 60 area high school students also joined in the second half of the show to play a variety of tunes including a James Bond medley. The concert was the first of five that will be available for free to the public this year.
The Zanesville Memorial Concert Band is gearing up for another hot summer concert season, but they are in need of your support.
After the merger of the 7th Regiment and Armco bands in 1923, the Zanesville Memorial Concert Band was formed. Since then they have promoted the arts and music within our schools and the community. This will be the 91st year of the band performances.
"We have our special concerts this year, of course around July 4th we do a lot of...
The celebration of Independence rang true for a number of Veterans on Sunday...in the form of music.
Sunday afternoon The Zanesville Memorial Concert Band took to the Secrest Auditorium stage to play a number of patriotic tunes. But for Band Members who have served, such as Veteran, David Shroder the day had a deeper meaning.
"What if we never had declared our independence from England?" expressed Shroder. "July 4th 1776 is a great day in out nation's history and...