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Cutting Hall,
Palatine IL

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Cutting Hall,
Palatine IL

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Altergott Auditorium at Palatine High School,
Palatine IL

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Cutting Hall,
Palatine IL

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Winter 2017 Concert - British Invasion


British Invasion

Winter 2017 Concert

Dear Friend of the Palatine Concert Band,
The Palatine Concert Band, under the direction of Dr. Frederick Lowe, is delighted to welcome you to the second half of our 2016-2017 concert season. We’re excited to announce our Winter Concert, BRITISH INVASION, coming soon on Sunday, March 19, at 3:30 pm at PALATINE HIGH SCHOOL, Altergott Auditorium, 1111 N. Rohlwing Road, Palatine. 

Our BRITISH INVASION program includes the following selections: British Eighth, Zo Elliott; The Red Machine, Peter Graham; Black Dog, Scott McAllister (featuring clarinet soloist Andrea R. DiOrio); First Suite in E Flat, Gustav Holst; The Beatles: Love, Lennon/McCartney/Bocook; Tam o’Shanter, Malcolm Arnold/John P. Paynter; and Knightsbridge March, from "London Suite", Eric Coates/arr. Paul Yoder.

Clarinetist Ms. Andrea R. DiOrio will be featured!
Ms. Andrea R. DiOrio is an active freelance clarinetist and private teacher in the Chicagoland area. DiOrio has performed in over fifteen operas with the Lyric Opera Orchestra, and in numerous local orchestras, including the Grant Park and Elgin Symphony Orchestras. She is Director of Operations and clarinetist for Picosa, a chamber music ensemble based in Chicago. DiOrio currently serves as Clarinet Instructor at North Central College in Naperville, and has previously served in the music departments of Benedictine University and Loyola University Chicago. She studied clarinet with Charlene Zimmerman, J. David Harris, Russell Dagon, and John Bruce Yeh and received degrees from Northwestern University, Master of Music in Performance, and University of Illinois, Bachelor of Music in Performance.
A concert flyer is available for you to download here, and if you have a favorite place of business that allows a poster, we hope you'll print out a copy and share it with your family, friends, and community.
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Ticket Info
All indoor concerts take place at Cutting Hall, 150 E. Wood St. in Palatine, except the upcoming concert on March 19, which will take place at Palatine High School. Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for students/seniors. Tickets are available at the door, or in advance either online at the Cutting Hall Box Office or phone 847-202-5222.

Next Concert & Summer Schedule
Sunday April 30 at 3:30 pm back at Cutting Hall in Palatine
Wednesday, June 7 at 8:00 pm at the Fred P. Hall Amphitheater in Palatine
Wednesday, June 28 at 8:00 pm at the Fred P. Hall Amphitheater in Palatine
Friday, July 3 at 7:30 pm at Gillson Park, Wilmette
Saturday, July 4 at 1:30 pm at Lagoon at Dawes Park, Evanston
Wednesday, July 26 at 8:00 pm at the Fred P. Hall Amphitheater in Palatine

The Fred P. Hall Amphitheater is located at 262 E. Palatine Rd. in Palatine. We hope you will be able to join us for the remaining of the indoor season as well as the summer evening concerts. All outdoor concerts are free!

Please feel free to forward this email to your friends. As always, thank you for your continued support and patronage. If it weren't for you, we would not have a reason for being here. We look forward to seeing you on Sunday, March 19, at 3:30 pm at Palatine High School.

Jan Romanowski – Publicity Committee
Palatine Concert Band