The Eastern Iowa Brass Band will perform at the beautiful Paramount Theater on Friday, April 29th 2016 as part of the Cedar Rapids Community Concert Association series. The concert will begin at 7:30pm in Cedar Rapids and will include epic pieces such as: “Fragile Oasis” by Peter Meechan, “Fire in the Blood” by Paul Lovatt Cooper, and “Slava!” by Leonard Bernstein. The band will feature several soloists on the concert performing “Over the Rainbow” by Arlen & Harberg, “Manhattan” by Phillip Sparke, and “Benedictus” from ‘The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace’ by Karl Jenkins.
The concert will entertain your entire family and the Paramount Theater is a wonderful concert hall that you have to see.
Tickets will be available at the door and can be purchased via Cash or Check. Please try to bring exact change if paying by cash.
$5 students (all students: K thru College)
Link to the Cedar Rapids Community Concert Association website: http://www.crcommunityconcert.org/home.html
The Eastern Iowa Brass Band will share the stage with the Harding Middle School 8th Grade Band in Cedar Rapids. The concert is on Thursday, Apr 14, 2016 from 7:00pm – 8:00pm in the Harding Middle Auditorium. This concert is open to the public with no admission fee. The two bands will split the concert and join together for a finale that will surround the audience.
Please come and enjoy the Harding Middle School 8th grade band and the Eastern Iowa Brass Band!
“Brandenburg Concerto” (3rd mvt)
“Fire of Eternal Glory” – with Harding Middle School 8th grade band
2016 marks the 30th anniversary of the Eastern Iowa Brass Band!
We are busy preparing for several anniversary performances and special events including:
- Concert performance at the Paramount Theater in Cedar Rapids – Friday, April 29th
- A tour of the Midwest including stops in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, and Iowa – July 14 – 17
- Release of our newest CD, “Reverence”
- keep watching our website and Facebook page for the latest celebration events!
Bring the entire family and enjoy some of your holiday favorites as the Lisbon Jazz Band and the EIBB team-up to bring you a wonderful afternoon concert.
Address: 235 West School Street. Tickets for the concert are free!
The Eastern Iowa Brass Band under the direction of Alex Beamer, will present their Christmas concert on Saturday December 12, at 7:30 pm in the Mount Vernon District Auditorium. You won’t want to miss this family friendly concert filled with traditional Christmas music as well as a few modern classics. Some of the selections will include Sleigh Ride, Dies Natalis, and a wonderful sing-along montage with our audience.
Come celebrate the sounds of season with the exciting evening followed by a reception with cookies and hot cider. Seats fill up fast for this concert, so plan ahead. Tickets are $10 for adults and $4 for children and students. We look forward to seeing you there!
EIBB Christmas Wishlist on Amazon: Click here to View