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Melbourne Municipal Band Presents “A Musical Artist’s Palette” Concerts June 5 and 6
29th May 2019 Melbourne Municipal Band Presents “A Musical Artist’s Palette” Concerts June 5 and 6
MELBOURNE, Fla., May 17, 2019 – The Melbourne Municipal Band (MMB) draws inspiration from the world of color when it presents A Musical Artist’s Palette on June 5 and 6, 2019, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the Melbourne Auditorium, 625 E. Hibiscus Blvd. There is no charge and tickets are not required. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

The event is the first of the MMB’s annual Not-in-the-Park summer concert series, where attendees can bring a picnic dinner to enjoy in air-conditioned comfort. Tables are set up for dining, with seats at the front of the auditorium for those who prefer traditional concert seating. No alcoholic beverages are permitted at the concert.

Conductor Staci Rosbury said. “Our musical art gallery will include Mussorgsky`s “Pictures at an Exhibition” and Copland`s “Lincoln Portrait,” with guest narrator Dr. Robert Lamb, conductor of the Brevard Community Chorus and professor at Eastern Florida State College. Also, “Colors of the Wind,” from Disney`s Pocahontas, plus many more colorful selections will be presented.”

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.