Free Concert in Mindowaskin Park

The Westfield Community Concert Band, under the direction of Dr. Thomas Connors, concludes its Thursday evening Summer Concert Series on July 12 at 7:30 p.m. with a concert program celebrating the 100th birthday of Leonard Bernstein and featuring flute soloist Helen Bartolick. This concert will take place in Mindowaskin Park.   

Ms. Bartolick, a band member for 28 years, will perform Meditation, from the opera, Thais, composed by Jules Massenet.  

The band will also perform hallmark selections from Leonard Bernstein, one of America’s most celebrated composers,  including Four Dances from West Side Story, Candide Suite, Danzon and Slava!, one of Bernstein’s last compositions.  Bands and orchestras throughout the United States are featuring the works of Leonard Bernstein in 2018 in recognition of Bernstein’s significant contribution to American classical and popular music.

Completing the program will be performances of Hounds of Spring, written by prolific American composer, Alfred Reed, Americans We, by Henry Fillmore, and The Witch and the Saint, a tone poem by Steven Reineke, based upon a novel of the same title.

The band’s Summer Concert Series is sponsored by the Westfield Recreation Department, Don Bogardus, Director. Chairs and blankets are recommended. In the event of rain, the concert will take place in the Westfield Community Room, located in the Westfield Municipal Building.

Contact Information
  1. Barry Rosenberg
  2. 908-337-9073
  3. info@westfieldcommunityband.com
Thu, July 12
7:30 pm — 9:00 pm
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The Westfield Community Concert Band, under the direction of Dr. Thomas Connors, concludes its Thursday evening Summer Concert Series on July 12 at 7:30 p.m. with a concert program celebrating the 100th birthday of Leonard Bernstein and featuring flute soloist Helen Bartolick. This concert will take place in Mindowaskin Park.

Ms. Bartolick, a band member for 28 years, will perform ...

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