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Melbourne Municipal Band Presents “Jingle All the Way” Holiday Concert December 13 and 14
28th Nov 2017 Melbourne Municipal Band Presents “Jingle All the Way” Holiday Concert December 13 and 14
Includes toy and food collection for South Brevard Sharing Center

MELBOURNE, Fla., November 16, 2017 – The Melbourne Municipal Band (MMB) will ring in the season with two holiday performances of “Jingle All the Way,” with featured performers the Swingtimers Vocal Trio. The concerts, on December 13 and 14, begin at 7:30 p.m. at the Melbourne Auditorium, 625 E. Hibiscus Blvd. There is no charge and tickets are not required. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Concert attendees are invited to bring a new toy (not gift wrapped), or a non-perishable food item, to be donated to the South Brevard Sharing Center.

“Our band and audience members look forward to this concert each year,” said Conductor Staci Rosbury Cleveland. “This is MMB’s holiday gift to our community, and we invite everyone participate in this evening of great music and fun.”

The concert also features pre-show entertainment by the Sunshine Brass Quintet. Rumors are that Santa may make an appearance as well.

The MMB is one of only 10 bands in the country selected by the Association of Concert Bands to perform at the organization’s annual convention May 2017 in Ft. Lauderdale.

Tickets are also available now for Swingtime’s annual New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner and Dance, December 31 at 8 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Viera. Cost is $110 per person, or a table for 10 can be reserved for $1,100.

Call 724-0555 or visit www.melbournemunicipalband.org for more information.

About the Melbourne Municipal Band
The mission of the Melbourne Municipal Band (MMB), established in 1965, is to bring free concerts to area residents and visitors, to promote music appreciation and education – particularly among young people – and to provide members of the band with an avenue for music performance and development. One-third of the band`s 80-plus members are professional musicians. In a typical year, the band serves 20,000 attendees, and its members give 27,000 hours of community service in the form of rehearsals and performance time.