"The Business of Arts" - by Tommy Banks
A presentation of retired Senator Tommy Banks at the Lethbridge Jazz Festival in 2016. Speech notes reproduced here with his kind permission. CLICK
Are you are interested in a complete listing of performance repertoire of the LCBS Gold Band from 1987 to 2016. CLICK We've covered a lot of territory !
A Silver Band repertoire is in the process of being updated. To see the history recorded to date ... CLICK
As announced in May, Ken Rogers, our LCBS Gold Band conductor announced that he would step down from the podium after 7 years of leadership. During his 7 years as music leader for the band, Ken has continued the long tradition of building the repertoire and the performance level of the Gold Band. Ken's contributions were acknowledged at the spring Pop's Concert.
All photos courtesy of Donna Kroeger.
The Pop's Concert also included Silver Band under Sam Yamamoto, who shared the podium with Ken Rogers for a joint band finale.
Finally a special thank you to STIKZ under the leadership of Ryan Heseltine, guest performers.
Our next concert year begins in September 2016. And it will be a BIG year ! 2016-17 will mark
the 30TH ANNIVERSARY since the founding of the LCBS ! Stay tuned for updates and information of coming special events.
Member recruitment for Silver and Gold Bands is always ongoing. Startup for next year will be in September.
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