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Municipal Band Schedule

2018 Summer Concert Schedule

The 2018 Muni Band Summer Concert Series is here!  Under the direction of Mr. Steve Colonel the Muni band began June 12th at the First United Methodist Church.   Concerts for the duration of the 2018 Summer Concert Series will be at the band stand behind the American Legion in Chester. The band has hosted concerts at various locations throughout the City of Chester over the years. One of the most popular locations was the American Legion.

The Chester Muni Band rehearses each assigned Monday throughout the summer at 7:00 p.m. Rehearsals are held at the Chester Grade School Band Room and last approximately one-and-one-half hours.

All concerts typically start at 7:00 p.m. unless otherwise indicated.  Please call Mr. Colonel at 618-615-8335 or Dr. Jim Beers at 618-826-5135 for more information.  All concerts are FREE. The Municipal Band is sponsored by Mayor Tom Page and the Chester City Council.

Rehearsal and concert dates are as follow:

Rehearsal and Concert June 18 & 19

Rehearsal and Concert June 25 & 26

Rehearsal and Concert July 2 & 3

Concert at Kaskaskia Island Wednesday July 4th (12:30 p.m.)

NO CONCERT or REHEARSAL July 9 & 10 (Week Off for Vacations)

Rehearsal and Concert July 16 & 17

Rehearsal and Concert July 23 & 24

Rehearsal and Concert July 30 & 31 (FINAL REGULAR SEASON CONCERT)

Concert Sunday September 9 at 5:30 p.m. at the Chester Gazebo (Popeye Picnic)




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