R S Haney

CRMB Webmaster, musician (tuba & bass), business manager, and former member of the governing Commission.

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Municipal Band Auditions

The Cedar Rapids Municipal Band will hold auditions in the band room of Washington High School at 2205 Forest Drive SE: Friday, April 1         6:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Saturday, April 2    1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. All qualified instrumentalists are encouraged to audition. The band has open positions for Flute, Clarinet, Bassoon, Trumpet, French …

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Commission Meeting 1 April 2016

    The City Band Commission will meet in formal session on Friday, 1 April 2016, at the Washington High School band room at 5:00 PM. This will be followed by a working session to audition for new band members. The formal session is open to the public, the auditions are not. Anyone who requires …

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Commission Meeting 24 January 2016

The City Band Commission will meet on 24 January 2016 in Marquis Hall at Coe College. Start time is 7 pm.

We Are Nearly There!

The bandshell campaign has been STUPENDOUS! Thanks to all of you who have chosen to support a new bandshell. Because of you and the generous support of the Greater CR Community Foundation, local Rotary clubs, and Hall-Perrine, we are at $135,305, just short of our goal of $150,000. There is still time to donate. We …

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City Band Commission Meeting 20 September

The City Band Commission will meet in formal session at 7 PM on 20 Sep 2015 at Marquis Hall on the Coe College Campus.

Sokol Park on Wednesday!

Join us Wednesday night at Sokol Park for our last Wednesday performance of the season! The weather forecasts call for a clement evening, so grab a chair and head on out. The program includes: Vocalist: Loren Flory, Xavier HS A Festival Prelude (Alfred Reed) The Pink Panther Meets R2D2 (arr. Jerry Brubaker) Children’s March (Percy …

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Tonight’s Concert on KMRY and on kmryradio.com!

Tonight’s concert at Bowman Woods will not only be carried live on KMRY radio, but also on the internet on kmryradio.com! Just click on “Listen Live” at the top.

Steve Shanley on KCCK

And he’s right…McInally can really shred! (I keep hoping he’ll hire me for a band, but I think he only works with actual Presidents. Heh.)  

Song of Dedication on KCRG

There’s a nice report on the Cedar Rapids Song of Dedication (and the BAND, of course!) up at KCRG. Click here!

Found at Ellis Park: one lawn chair

We found a lawn chair under the trees not far from the stage after Sunday night’s concert. If it is yours, call Scott at 431-9649 and we’ll make arrangements to get it back to you.