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Happy Veterans Day to everyone from your Crittenden County Community Band! The Band is taking a brief break and will be back soon. Until then, enjoy these memorable moments from past concerts. Thank you to all our veterans!!

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Crittenden Community Band presents "Stars and Stripes Forever"
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Happy Veterans Day to everyone from your Crittenden County Community Band! The Band is taking a brief break and will be back soon. Until then, enjoy these memorable moments from past concerts. Thank you to all our veterans!!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hS6BbtQhAKQ

Crittenden Community Band presents "A Celebration of Taps"
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Happy Veterans Day to everyone from your Crittenden County Community Band! The Band is taking a brief break and will be back soon. Until then, enjoy these memorable moments from past concerts. Thank you to all our veterans!!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XgjrVJ7DbXM

Crittenden Community Band presents "Armed Forces Salute" featuring West Memphis High School ROTC
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Merry Christmas from your Crittenden Community Band! We wanted to take just a moment of your busy time to wish everyone the Happiest of Holidays! Thanks to each and every one of you for the time and effort you put in to make CCCB such a wonderful group! Here's a little present for a break in your Holiday shopping. We hope you enjoy!

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Hey! :) Christmas is almost here and here I bring to you the wonderful arrangement of Sleigh Ride by Leroy Anderson. This version of Sleigh Ride was performe...
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Fabulous concert tonight, Band!! So many people could not stop talking after the concert about how great it was, and it's a tribute to every one of you! Rene and Mary Ellen were in great voice, and added the extra element to this special evening. Many many thanks to you both! Thanks also to Cathy, everyone at WHMS, the ROTC students proudly presenting the flags, our wonderful audience who enthusiastically waved their flags all night long, and especially our director, Phil. We would not be the Band without him, and we especially would not be the Band without you all! Thanks again to everyone who came out to celebrate our Veterans tonight! We'll see you all again soon!

It's almost that time, Mid South! Your Crittenden Community Band presents it's annual Veterans Day Celebration Monday night (tomorrow), November 9th, at 7 PM. The Celebration is at the West Memphis High School Performing Arts Center, and it's FREE! It's a great evening of music, memories, patriotism, and fun! There's be special soloists, great moments, stirring melodies and a chance to honor those Veterans with us and to thank them for their service! Come on out and join us - it'll be the best ticket in town! 7PM Monday...we want to see you there!!

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Happy November, everyone! It's time once again for your Crittenden Community Band's annual Veteran's Day Celebration! The Band has a wonderful program of inspiring and patriotic favorites in store, and it's always an evening of magic as we honor our Veterans for all they have done. The Celebration is Monday evening, November 9th, at 7 PM at the West Memphis High School Performing Arts Center. The concert is free, and we would love to see everyone there for a great night of music! Come and bring a friend. You'll be glad you did!

Band, remember - 6PM for warmups and tuneup. Share this post with all your families and friends! Let's fill the PAC for our Veterans! See you then!

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Hope everyone survived all the candy and football this weekend! Remember that our final rehearsal before the concert is tomorrow night, Monday Nov. 2nd. 7 PM at the WMHS Bandroom - we need you there! it's going to be grand evening for our veterans Monday, Nov. 9th. See you tomorrow night!!

Great rehearsal tonight, Band! It's going to be a great evening for our Veterans, and make sure you're spreading the news! Monday night, November 9, 7PM, WMHS Performing Arts Center. Also, remind them that it's FREE! Our next rehearsal is next Monday, Nov. 2 at 7 PM at the WHMS Bandroom. We need each and everyone one of you there as we get the last little kinks out a terrific program. Come for the music and enjoy all the fun! Peggy, we're all thinking of you!

A few words of wisdom on a rainy Monday (and a smile, too)! Remember, Band - rehearsal tomorrow (Tuesday) night at 7PM at the WMHS Bandroom.

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Hope everyone is staying dry this damp weekend! Don't forget, Band, our next rehearsal for our Veterans Day Celebration is this Tuesday, Oct 27, at 7PM at the WMHS Bandroom. The concert is approaching soon and we need everyone there to make sure we're good and ready. It's going to be a special evening! Survive Monday, then come join us Tuesday as we get ready to honor our veterans! Oh....bring a friend or two! We'd love to have them!

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It definitely felt like fall this weekend, and fall means that the CCCB Veterans Day Concert is getting close! Our next rehearsal is Monday night, October 19, at 7PM at the WHMS Bandroom. We've got chairs, stands, and music....all we need is you! See you all tomorrow night!

Good practice tonight, Band! It's going to be another great concert! Our Thanks go to Cathy and Meghan for filling in for Phil, and we wish our director safe travels as he and Pat head back home. Don't forget, our next rehearsal is next Monday night, Oct 19, at 7 PM at the WMHS Bandroom (which looks absolutely fabulous, btw - come see it!). Come on out and join us...we'd love to pull up a chair and stand just for you!

Hope everyone had a chance to get out and enjoy this great fall weather we had this weekend! Monday is fast approaching, and it's also a reminder that the CCCB's next rehearsal is this Monday night, Oct 12, at 7 at the WMHS bandroom. You know you want to be there!

Ready for tomorrow night, CCCB? Don't forget - 7 PM at the WMHS Bandroom! We do have one little change to make due to scheduling conflicts. The Concert will be on Monday night, November 9th instead of Tuesday the 10th. Still at 7 at the WMHS PAC. Bring a friend, and we'll see you all tomorrow night!

Hey Hey Hey! We're back! it's time once again for your CCCB to get cranked up for Veterans Day! Been a long and winding road from last year to now, but we made it! The schedule for rehearsals and concert are here, direct from the words of our leader, Phil! Read on....

"Hey Great Musicians......

It's time for our annual Veteran's Day Concert!!!!!

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Here is a rehearsal and concert schedule for this concert:

Tues Oct 6 7:00pm
Mon Oct 12 7:00pm
Mon Oct 19 7:00pm
Tues Oct 27 7:00pm
Mon Nov 2 7:00pm

Concert: Tuesday, November 10 7:00pm

We might get an extra rehearsal in on the week of November 2......we will see.

We will be playing some old and new patriotic music with some great surprises!!!!

With this schedule we had to work around some marching contests that occur on Tuesday nights.

I hope that all of you can participate in this concert.......We CAN NOT do this without the right instrumentation. That means we need ALL of you to participate..... so ......bring a friend who plays and spread the word!!! All rehearsals will be at the WMHS bandroom and PAC.

Thank you ALL SO MUCH FOR MAKING CCB HAPPEN!!! LOOKING FORWARD TO SEEING YOU ALL!!

PHIL"

Dust off those instruments (if they need it), warm those chops up again, and let's have some fun! If you haven't played with us before, now's a grand time to join us! From clarinet to cowbell, flute to flugelhorn, tenor sax to tuba, we need you all! And bring a friend...we've always got chairs and stands and room for you!!

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Wow!! What a special evening at the WMHS Performing Arts Center we had Tuesday evening! Thank you all so very much for coming out to our Veterans Day Celebration! The audience was tremendous, the Band has never sounded better, our soloists Mary Ellen and Jim were outstanding, and Don got us started in a very moving and special way with the Pledge. All together, a wonderful way to salute our veterans!! Thanks to our sponsors for their great support and to Cathy Williams and West Memphis High School for letting us use their fabulous facilities once again!
Videos of the concert pieces are now available on the CCCB Facebook page. You definitely want to check them out. Thanks, Devin!!
Keep watching the Band page on Facebook for information about our next concert, our first in 2015. Thank you all again for a very very special night!