FREE BAND CONCERTS IN CHASE PARK
The first concert is scheduled for Thursday, June 27th in Chase Park at 8:00 PM.
The following week on Tuesday July 2nd at 7:30 PM, the band will give a special performance at the Scarsdale Pool Complex for it’s annual fireworks spectacular. In case of rain, the Band Concert will instead be held on July 5th in Chase Park at 8:00 PM.
Moving forward, there will be a concert on five consecutive Thursdays at 8:00 PM in Chase Park. These will be on Thursdays July 11, 18, 25 and August 1, & 8. Concert audiences are welcomed to bring lawn chairs, blankets and picnic dinners. In the event of rain, the performances will be held at 8:00 PM in the Scarsdale High School Auditorium located on Brewster Road. Call the Recreation Department for information at 914-722-1160.
The Band members include some of the finest professional musicians and teachers in the tri-state area, with outstanding amateur and student players as well. The family oriented programs feature outstanding vocal and instrumental soloists. The music ranges from pop to opera, with generous portions of light classics, show tunes, jazz, marches, dixie and big band sounds; Funding for this wonderful program series is made possible by the Scarsdale Parks and Recreation Department and by the members of the non-profit “Friends of the Westchester Band”. You can become a member and donate all year long. Send your contributions to Westchester Band President Jill M. Weiss, 6 Persimmon Lane, White Plains, New York 10605. Feel free to contact her anytime at 914-391-2401. Come, relax and enjoy!!