Community Band to present Christmas concert


The Pine Bluff Community Band and Musical Coterie will sponsor the annual Music of Christmas program at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 6, in the sanctuary of First Baptist Church, 6501 S. Hazel St.

The program will feature soprano vocalist Mary Finney accompanied by pianist Brenda Rushing. The First Baptist Church Bell Choir, under the direction of Bryan Bolton, will also be part of the program. Coterie President Carolyn Stover will accompany carollers on piano.

The Community Band will play favorites such as “It’s Beginning To Look A lot Like Christmas” along with Mannheim Steamroller’s version of “Carol Of The Bells” and a medley of holiday classics as sung by the cast of “Glee.” The classical portion will feature themes from the “Nutcracker Suite” by Tchaikovsky.

This event is open to the public.