Ashby Concert Band to Celebrate Holiday Christmas Concert
ASHBY -- The Ashby Concert Band, under the musical direction of Robert Healy, will present its 4th annual Holiday Christmas Concert on Saturday, Dec. 16, at 7:30 p.m. at the Ashby Elementary School, 911 Main St.
The 33-piece professional concert band will be joined again this year by the New Players Theatre Guild Festival Singers from Fitchburg, under the direction of Nancy King.
The Guild Singers will perform “Irving Berlin’s Christmas” medley, “A Festive Christmas Celebration,” “The Christmas Song,” “The Little Drummer Boy,” & a medley called “A Classical Christmas.”
In the tradition of the summer performances, the concert will end with Stars and Stripes Forever in a special Christmas arrangement.
Admission is free. Refreshments will be provided by the school’s PTO. In the event of inclement weather, the concert will be held on Sunday, Dec. 17, at 6 p.m.
This is a family friendly concert which celebrates the season and the long tradition of music in Ashby.