Ashland City Band

Ashland City Band will present its weekly summer concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 26, in the Butler Band Shell at Lithia Park, Ashland.

There will be a pre-concert performance the Swing Kings big jazz band at 6:15 p.m.

Director Don Bieghler has chosen the following program for Thursday's concert:

"Strike Up The Band" by George and Ira Gershwin; arranged by Wayne Pegram

National Anthem "The Star Spangled Banner" arranged by John Philip Sousa, Diane Hedges, vocalist

"Invercargill" by Alex F. Lithgow

"A Longford Legend" by Robert Sheldon

Irish Street Ballads

"Serenade for a Picket Fence" by Norman Leyden; Chris Matthews, xylophone solo

"Silhouettes" by Jerome Kern; arranged by John Warrington

Medley of Jerome Kern songs

"Song of Praise" arranged by James Ployhar

"Carribbean Fantasy" by John J. Morrissey,Raoul Maddox, guest conductor

"Valdres Norweign March" by Johannes Hanssen

Themes from Grieg by Edvard Grieg; arranged by Clair W. Johnson

"Valdres" and "Themes from Grieg" performed for the annual SONS recognition, Sons of Norway

Highlights from "Gypsy" by Jule Styne; arranged by Paul Yoder

"The Gallant Seventh" by John Philip Sousa

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