ACROSS THE POND: MUSIC FROM THE BRITISH ISLES

The Palos Verdes Symphonic Band will present Across the Pond: Music from the British Isles on Labor Day, Monday, September 4, 2017 from 5-7 PM outdoors on the meadow at the South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd., Palos Verdes Peninsula 90274.  Selections will include both traditional concert band music, including that of Gustav Holst, Eric Coates, and Kenneth Alford, and popular music associated with Britain, including the music of the Beatles and Rolling Stones, Adele’s Skyfall, and bothMy Fair Lady and Mary Poppins.

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  • Across the Pond: Music from the British Isles
  • Labor Day, Monday, September 4, 2017 from 5-7 PM
  • South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd., Palos Verdes Peninsula 90274
  • Tickets are $10 (adults) and free (12 and under), and are available at the door.
  • Proceeds from ticket sales support both the band and the Garden Foundation.

Across the Pond: Music from the British Isles

The Palos Verdes Symphonic Band will present Across the Pond: Music from the British Isles on Labor Day, Monday, September 4, 2017 from 5-7 PM outdoors on the meadow at the South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd., Palos Verdes Peninsula 90274.  Selections will include both traditional concert band music, including that of Gustav Holst, Eric Coates, and Kenneth Alford, and popular music associated with Britain, including the music of the Beatles and Rolling Stones, Adele’s Skyfall, and bothMy Fair Lady and Mary Poppins.

Tickets are $10 (adults) and free (12 and under), and are available at the door.  Proceeds from ticket sales support both the band and the Garden Foundation.

Bring a blanket or lawn chair and a picnic supper if you wish.  Several boxed lunch options will be available for purchase, including one that is vegetarian.  Outside alcohol is not allowed, but water, soda, beer, and wine will be available for sale.

For further information, you may call the Garden at 310-544-1948, the band at 310-792-8286 or 310-373-2442, or visit http://www.pvsband.org.

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The Palos Verdes Symphonic Band, under the direction of Christine Hayes, consists of 60 local musicians dedicated since 1962 to bringing the best in concert band music to the South Bay community.

Song and Dance with Ready Willing & Mabel

Christine Hayes, Music Director
Howard Korman, Concert Coordinator: 310-373-2442
The band presents: Song and Dance with Ready Willing & Mabel

http://www.readywillingmabel.com

The Palos Verdes Symphonic Band will present Song and Dance with Ready Willing & Mabel on Sunday, July 16, 2017 at 6 PM outdoors on the meadow at the South Coast Botanic Garden (310-544-1948), 26300 Crenshaw Blvd. in the Palos Verdes Peninsula.  Ready Willing & Mabel is a Los Angeles based vocal jazz quartet that has been singing together since 2003 and “has developed a loyal and enthusiastic following for its unique A Cappella style and lively personality.”  Their sound has been described as “a cocktail for the ears!”

Featured will be popular and familiar compositions by Glenn Miller, Duke Ellington, Leonard Bernstein, Henry Mancini, George Gershwin, and Frank Loesser.  The band will accompany Ready Willing & Mabel on some selections and complete the program with pieces that include the music from West Side Story, Guys and Dolls, and An American in Paris.

Tickets are only $10 each for adults, with free admission for children 12 years of age and younger, and are available in the Botanic Garden courtyard just prior to concert time.  The band invites you to bring a blanket or comfortable lawn chair for outdoor seating and a picnic supper with non-alcoholic drinks if you wish; outside alcohol is not allowed, but beer and wine will be available for sale.

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The Palos Verdes Symphonic Band, under the direction of Christine Hayes, consists of 60 local musicians dedicated since 1962 to bringing the best in concert band music to the South Bay community.  For further information, you may call the band at 310-792-8286 or visit http://pvsband.org

Mother’s Day Concert, Take Mom to the Movies

The Palos Verdes Symphonic Band will present its annual Mother’s Day ConcertTake Mom to the Movies, on Sunday, May 14, 2017 from 5-7 PM indoors in the Frances Young Hall at the South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd., Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90274 (310-544-6815).

Tickets are only $10 each for adults, with free admission for children 12 years of age and under, and are available in the Botanic Garden courtyard just prior to concert time.

 

  • Mother’s Day Concert, Take Mom to the Movies
  • Sunday, May 14, 2017 from 5-7 PM
  • Frances Young Hall at the South Coast Botanic Garden, 26300 Crenshaw Blvd., Rancho Palos Verdes
  • Ticket are $10 each for adults, with free admission for children 12 years of age and under
  • Tickets are available in the Botanic Garden courtyard just prior to concert time