Negaunee City Band holds concert

NEGAUNEE – This week’s Negaunee City Band concert, scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Outdoor Performing Arts Center at the east end of Iron Street, will include “Root Beer Rag,” featuring the saxophone section, and “A Leroy Anderson Portrait.”

Broadway is represented with “The Sound of Music,” while “Beatles Gold” presents a different type of popular music.

Director D. Keith Lawson has chosen “Ponderoso,” “Zacatecas,” “The Aida March,” and Sousa’s “The New York Hippodrome” as marches of the week. Other selections are “Carmen Suite,” “God Bless America,” and “Just a Closer Walk with Thee” as the closing number.

The band will participate on Saturday in the Gwinn Fun Daze parade and present a concert afterwards.