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Maine Army National Guard Concert at the Blue Hill Public Library

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The Maine Army National Guard’s 195th Army Band Brass Quintet (from their web site)

BLUE HILL – The Maine Army National Guard’s 195th Army Band Brass Quintet and Saxophone Quartet will give a free performance from 6-7:30pm on Tuesday, June 29 at the Blue Hill Public Library. The event will take place outside, weather permitting, but will go ahead inside if it is raining.

The quintet, nicknamed “All Brass, No Ammo” features five of the finest musicians from the 195th’s band. According to their web page, http://www.me.ngb.army.mil/units/band/brass.php, the band plays a variety of music “from patriotic to Broadway to ragtime.”

The quartet is made up of all saxophones–soprano, tenor, alto, and baritone–and they play a wide range of styles, “from the Beer Barrel Polka to the Washington Post.” Their web page can be viewed at http://www.me.ngb.army.mil/units/band/saxophone.php.

For more information, call the library at 374-5515.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Brook Minner

Telephone Number: (207)374-5515

Website: http://www.bhpl.net

Email: brook@bhpl.net