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Don’t Forget! Big Shake Daddies with our Band Tonight!!!

Come to a memorable concert. The Heritage Community Band will play John Williams’ “Olympic Fanfare”, medleys of hits by the great Ray Charles and Frank Sinatra (featuring our young trumpeter and singer CJ Meno), Spinning Wheels (Blood, Sweat and Tears), and a fantastic Dixieland ensemble. Then the ever popular Big Shake Daddies will task over, so get your dancing shoes on and come to tonight’s concert. Better yet, invite some friends!! See you there!

Guest Trumpet Soloist for our Thursday, July 17th Concert

The band once again welcomes SIUE Professor of Trumpet Performance, who will be joining us on stage for our July 16th concert in Staunton. Dr. Korak will play Yellow Rose of Texas variations for band and maybe we’ll have another treat for you besides. Don’t miss! Thursday, July 17 at 7:30 PM at the Bandstand behind Staunton City Hall and Staunton Public Library. See you there!

Thursday 6/19/14 Concert to Feature Well-known Jazz Standards

Fun Concert Thursday Mt. Olive sponsored by FNB

 This Thursday (June 19) the Heritage Community Band will feature a concert of well-known jazz standards. Bring a lawn chair and enjoy unforgettable tunes from the Great American Songbook, as the band plays a tribute to Duke Ellington and other great tune masters. Come on out and sit in the cool shade at the historic bandstand on Main Street in Mt. Olive. The Mt. Olive branch of the First National Bank in Staunton will offer free bottled water to audience members. The Heritage Community Band is the Municipal Band of Staunton, Mt. Olive, Gillespie and Benld and is under the direction of Dr. Darryl Coan. See you there!

This year we celebrate 150 years of band heritage!

Welcome to the 2013 Season!

The band’s first performances will, as always, be for the Memorial Day services for each of our communities. We are pleased to honor our fallen warriors with inspiring music.

We have a new conductor this year. Be sure and visit the About page to learn more.

Please visit this page often during the season to see articles highlighting individual band members, musical selections and historical facts about the band. We will also post the musical selection list for upcoming concerts and let you know about special concert events and themes.

Please spread the word about our concerts and bring your friends and family. Don’t wait for us to perform in your town. Come out and hear us wherever we play! We look forward to seeing you!