Dedham American Legion Band, Post 18 Open House, Hits a Strong Beat
The Dedham American Legion Band, Post 18 held a very successful first Open House on the Newly Formed Band.
The Open House attracted more than 30 people from Dedham, Needham, Westwood, & many other various communities throughout Massachusetts.
Nobles & Greenough Blues & Soul Band conducted by Doc Chanonhouse, performed for 45 plus minutes and all enjoyed their performance plus bonus time by an Instrumental Group from within the band.
Jeff Bolduc, Director of Fine Arts, Dedham School System & High School Band Director was one of many supporters in attendance for the event.
Many members of the Dedham American Legion Post 18 were there as well, Post Commander, Marty Columbo, Sergeant at Arms, Henry Young & Past Commander Paul Galvin as well as many others.
The Dedham Transcript & Dedham TV represented the Media.
The Dedham American Legion Band is seeking Musicians, Color Guard & Band Support Personnel.
* Service Needham, Dedham and surrounding communities by providing performing groups for ceremonies, concerts, parades and other venues.
* Promote Patriotism, the US Military and Veterans' organizations.
* Provide the opportunity for musical and personal growth of members.
New members of middle school age and above are welcome. NO AUDITIONS!!
** American Legion Eligibility, Not Required
The membership consists of men and women who enjoy music.
The band will perform parades, concerts, ceremonies and other Venues.
Uniforms, music, percussion, sousaphones provided, other instruments can be provided.
Please, If you have any instruments you would like to donate, that would be greatly appreciated as well.
First Rehearsal will be on February 25th & First Parade will be Sunday, April 14th Patriot's Day Parade in Arlington(see website for other parades, ceremonies, etc.)
Rehearsals when scheduled are on Mondays from 7:30-9pm at the American Legion Post #18, 155 Eastern Avenue in Dedham, MA.
For more information, please contact:
Jeanette Berger, President, 978-460-2326,
or David Zablatsky, Clerk, Director of PR, Recruitment & Webmaster, 617-548-6208
or visit the website at http://www.DedhamLegionBand.Org/