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Austin Symphonic Band


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Indoor Concert Series


Musical Portraits

Sunday, February 7, 2016 - 4:00 pm

AISD Performing Arts Center

1500 Barbara Jordan Blvd.

Austin, Texas 78723


In observance of Black History Month, this concert features a performance of Aaron Copland's iconic Lincoln Portrait, narrated by Tim O'Brien. The band will also present the world premiere of the complete Diamond Tide by Viet Cuong. A medley of tunes from The Sound of Music will celebrate the 50th anniversary of that legendary musical and motion picture. Works by Frank Ticheli, Joaquín Turina and John Mackey present vivid musical portraits of people and places. Richard Floyd conducts.


Tickets are $12 for adults; $8 for students and seniors.



Music of the Americas

Sunday, April 3, 2016 - 4:00 pm

AISD Performing Arts Center

1500 Barbara Jordan Blvd.

Austin, Texas 78723


The last indoor concert of the season, celebrating music of all the Americas.



Spring-Summer Concert Series


Mother's Day at the Capitol

Sunday, May 8, 2016 - 7:00 pm

South Steps of the State Capitol

Austin, Texas 78701

Admission: Free


The South Steps of the State Capitol create a striking setting for a Mother's Day concert.



Father's Day in the Park

Sunday, June 19, 2016 - 7:30 pm

Zilker Hillside Theater

2206 William Barton Dr.

Austin, Texas 78704

Admission: Free


ASB performs under the stars at the picturesque Zilker Hillside Theater.



Bastrop Patriotic Festival

Saturday, July 2, 2016 - 8:00 pm

Fisherman's Park

Bastrop, Texas


This family-friendly event on the banks of the Colorado River concludes with fireworks at dusk.



July 4th Frontier Days Celebration

Monday, July 4, 2016 - 8:00 pm

Old Settlers' Park

Round Rock, Texas


Festivities begin with free watermelon at the Lakeview Pavilion and include skydivers, fireworks and patriotic band music.



The Official Band of the City of Austin


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