Final band concert at Island

MARQUETTE – Guest conductor Gordon Erickson of Westwood High School and bassoon soloist Kaylee Whitfield will be featured in the Marquette City Band concert at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 8 at the bandshell at Presque Isle Park in Marquette. Whitfield will play the first movement of von Weber’s “Bassoon Concerto.”

This final concert of the season is titled “A Musical Potpourri,” with musical works including “Espana Cani,” “Praeludium,” “American Riversongs,” “Second Suite in F” and “The Pioneers March” by local businessman Eino Olander. Rain location is Messiah Lutheran Church.

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