Preview of Naugatuck Community Band's Holiday Concerts

'Sounds of the Season, Songs Old and New' will be presented three times

This year the Naugatuck Community Band, under the direction of Charley Marenghi, will be presenting three performances of their winter concert Sounds of the Season, Song Old and New. Last year's Sounds of the Season concert was memorable and this year's promises to be a good one.

After their smash Halloween concert entitled Music for a Darkened Theater, the band will return to the Strand Theater in Seymour on Saturday, December 15, 2012. The holiday concert will start at 7:00 pm. The Strand is located at 165 Main Street  Seymour, CT 06483 and has ample parking available across the street and next to the theater.

The band's hometown concert will be held on Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012 at the United Methodist Church in Naugatuck.Start time will be 2:00 pm. The United Methodist Church is located at 214 Meadow Street Naugatuck.

The final concert will be held at the Meriden Mall on Dec. 19, 2012. The time is to be determined, but it will be in the evening. The Meriden Mall is located at 470 Lewis Avenue, Meriden, CT 06451.

New selections for the concert include:
Feliz Navidad
Merry Christmas Darling
Silver Bells
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
All I want for Christmas is You
Simply Having a Wonderful Christmas Time
Happy Christmas War is Over.  

Some of the old selections are:
Most Wonderful Time of The Year
Fanfare Hark the Herald Angels Sing
Holly and The Ivy
Gesu Bambino
Buglers Holiday
Christmas Festival
Sleigh Ride
Carol of the Bells

The concerts are free and open to the public. Free will donations are gratefully accepted.

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Charles Marenghi November 17, 2012 at 01:22 AM
We, "The NCB," are very excited about this program and we invite everyone to come to any and all performances. It is always a good when folks can come together and enjoy our Sounds of the Season programs.
Nancy Sasso Janis November 20, 2012 at 06:39 PM
The Naugatuck Community Band returns to the Strand theater in Seymour for a free holiday concert. Don't miss it!


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