Watching the Weather: Jan. 17 rehearsal

From KCB’s president on Monday, January 16: This is just a note to tell you (though you probably already know!) that there is some pretty bad weather predicted for tomorrow late afternoon/early evening for our area which includes the possibility of freezing rain, snow, etc. At this point in time, it is a bit too […]

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Festival Audio Posted

Recordings of the Kearsarge Community Band’s performance at the recent Festival of New Hampshire Community Bands have been posted on a separate website. Here is the link. You can play individual pieces by clicking the icon next to any of the files, or you can download all ten (7 of KCB, 3 of the massed […]

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KCB Seeks New Music Director

PRESS RELEASE The Kearsarge Community Band is seeking a new Music Director to replace Aarne Vesilind who will retire as Director in January, 2017, according to Peggy Prew, President of the Kearsarge Community Band. Rehearsals are on Tuesday evenings, 7-9 PM, in the New London Outing Club gym. The band plays three formal concerts during […]

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Rehearsal Added: June 14

Because of a last-minute cancellation of our June 7 rehearsal, we have added a new one on June 14 (which was originally planned as an off week), in order to prepare for our June 24 performance at the New London bandstand.

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Summer Rehearsal Schedule

Associate Director Jim Wojewoda has announced the rehearsal schedule for KCB’s busy summer performance season. The band will practice at our usual location in the New London Outing Club on Cougar Court on the following Tuesday evenings at 7:00: May 10 May 24 June 7 June 21 June 28 July 19 July 26 August 2 […]

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Dec. 1 Rehearsal Canceled

Due to the potential for icy road conditions, tonight’s regular Tuesday rehearsal has been canceled. We’ll make the most of our dress rehearsal on Friday, December 4, since our winter concert is coming up on Sunday.

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Holidays Rehearsal Schedule

Here is the band’s calendar for the last month or so of 2015: November 24 — regular Tuesday rehearsal December 1 — regular Tuesday rehearsal Friday, Dec. 4 — dress rehearsal for Winter concert Sunday, Dec. 6 — Winter Concert (2 pm) December 7-31 — NO TUESDAY REHEARSALS December 19 — Tuba Christmas (2 pm) […]

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Festival Website is Up

The Festival of New Hampshire Community Bands, hosted each October by the Kearsarge Community Band, has recently launched its own website with details of the October 15, 2015 event. Follow this link to see the schedule and to read about each of the eight participating bands.

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2015 Tuba Christmas

The 2015 edition of New London Tuba Christmas will be Saturday, 19 December, in Wheeler Hall on the Colby-Sawyer College campus. Players should arrive around 10:30 for registration followed by rehearsal at 11:00. Lunch will be served across the street at Pizza Chef. The concert will begin at 2:00 pm at the same location.

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