Alumni Performing in Summer and Community Bands


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Illinois Bands

University of Illinois Summer Band
Concerts on the UI Quadrangle

Concert Band of Central Illinois

Bloomington-Normal Community Concert Band
Thursday concerts in Franklin Park start in June.
Alumni Band Members: Mike Wallace, Conductor, Lynn Grabher, Mark Day, Rich Schroeder

Buffalo Grove Symphonic Band
Alumni Band Member: Howard Kaufman

Chicago City Wide Orchestra 
Alumni Band Member: Tobie Schroeder, Brian Greg, and Eric Jenkins.

Chicago Bears Drumline

Alumni Band Members: Craig Taylor, Kevin Gier, Mike Mashek, Dale Hallerberg

Chicago Bulls Stampede Drumline
Alumni Band Members: Sarah Lesiecki, Dale Hallerberg

Condordia University Band
Alumni Band Members: Sarah Buerger


Crystal Lake Community Band

Alumni Band Members: Denise Rogala James, Therese Schwerzler, Kurt Smith

Crystal Lake Strikers Drumline
Alumni Band Members: Tom Kundmann, Craig Taylor, Aaron Shepley, Dale Hallerberg

Fox Valley Concert Band
Alumni Band Members: Joan Moore - and others!

Frankfort Brass Band
Alumni Band Member: Paul Schlesinger

Homewood Flossmoor Community Band
Alumni Band Member: Paul Schlesinger

Lakeside Pride Marching Band, Chicago
Alumni Band Members: Kyle Rhoades

Midlothian Scottish Pipe Bando 
Alumni Band Members: Adam Rusek

Naperville Municipal Band

Naperville's Central Park on Thursdays at 7:30pm
Alumni Band Members: Russ Bigelow, Robert Buckley, Jim Cross, Andy Gradl, Michael Fogarty, Tom Henehan, Katie Heuer, Ty Heuer, Beth McCarthy, Linda Mankivsky Ziemann, Marty Rench, Bret Richter, Rene Rosas, Aimee Rupsis, Jennifer Spangler, Rene Tonidini, Dennis Ulrey

New Lenox Community Band
Alumni Band Member: Paul Schlesinger

Northshore Concert Band, Evanston
Alumni Band Members: Kyle Rhoades, Pat Dawson, Andy Sturgeon

Palatine Concert Band, Palatine
Alumni Band Members: Steve Amblad, Lisa Bordelon, Charlene Garreth, Kristen Erbach Hahn, Diane Hansen, Ed Harvey, Julie Keown Luebbers, Suzanne Labowicz, Elise Matusek, Alice Hove Merrill, Scott Morlock, Ralph Nicksavlian, Gordon Palmer, Harry Roesler, Bob Thompson, Rick Wanner

Quincy Park Band

River Valley Wind Ensemble
Kankakee area concerts during school year.
Alumni Band Members: Rod and Sue Williams, David Conrad, Heather Crooks, Joe Lenart, Jeff Schneider, Gail Ferrebee, Dan Crist

Rockford Concert Band
Alumni Band Member: Dean Loy

Ron Surace's In Full Swing Jazz Orchestra
Alumni Band Member: Jim Beckwith

South Holland Municipal Band
Alumni Band Member: Darrell Dalton, Conductor

Tinley Park Community Band
Alumni Band Member: Paul Schlesinger

VanderCook College of Music Symphonic Band
Alumni Band Member: Kyle Rhoades

Vintage Brass Band, Springfield
Alumni Band Member: Beverly Bunch

Wheaton Band


Bands throughout the United States

Bella Vista Community Concert Band, Arkansas
Alumni Band Member: Barbara (Farrar) Schade

San Jose Wind Symphony, California
Alumni Band Member: Ronald McWilliams

Naples Concert Band, Florida
Alumni Band Member: Lori Beshears

Evansville Symphonic Band, Indiana
Alumni Band Members: Jill Steinsultz, Ken Steinsultz

Valparaiso Community/University Concert Band, Indiana
Alumni Band Member: Ken Walter

Iowa City Community Band, Iowa
Alumni Band Member: Wes Habley

Brewster Town Band, Massachusetts
Alumni Band Members: John New, Conductor, Peter J. Griffin, Guest Conductor

Plymouth Community Band, Michigan
Alumni Band Members: Kevin Hinks, John Whitecar

Traverse City Community Band, Michigan
Thursday night concerts in July
Interlochen Arts Camp Alumni Band
Concert last weekend in July
Alumni Band Member: Roseanne Jamrok

Northern Winds Concert Band, Richfield, Minnesota
Alumni Band Member: Bette (Datschefski) Lowry

Missoula City Band, Montana
Wednesday Concerts at 8pm, 23 June - 11 August, Bonner Park Bandshell
Alumni Band Member: Stephen Corn

Missoula Community Concert Band, Montana
Alumni Band Member: Stephen Corn

Ramsey Wind Symphony, New Jersey
Alumni Band Member: Charles Yassky, Music Director

Orangetown Community Band, New York
Alumni Band Member: Charles Yassky, Conductor and Founder

Westchester Band, Scarsdale, New York
Thursday evening at 8:00 p.m. in Chase Park in Scarsdale (Westchester Coutny)
June 24th to August 5, 2010
Alumni Band Member: John Davidson

Pawleys Island Concert Band, South Carolina
Alumni Band Member: Don Lacy

Alamo City Community Marching Band, San Antonio, Texas
Alumni Band Member: Fred Olin

Bellevue Community Band, Washington
Bellevue Community Band, Washington
Alumni Band Member: Sidney Sosin (who played in Harding's band!)