Time: 8:00 PM
Location: Hopkins Park Band Shell
Conductor: Kirk Lundbeck
Vocal Soloist: Deanna Frances-Tausch
History: The DeKalb Municipal Band is a tradition that goes back to 1854, when a small group of musicians fresh from the California Gold Rush formed the Silver Cornet Band. Since then, a City Band in DeKalb has existed for over 160 years, uninterrupted by wars, and a depression. With such a record, DeKalb claims to be the city with the oldest continuous band in Illinois.
Cost: All concerts throughout the summer are FREE
When: Every Tuesday throughout the summer.
Where: Concerts are at the Band shell in Hopkins Park 1403 Sycamore Road (Route 23), DeKalb
What to bring: Family and Friends
To fully enjoy the evening people are encouraged to come early and bring a picnic dinner
Please join the City of DeKalb and DeKalb Park District for an enjoyable evening at these concerts and special programs.