R S Haney

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

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Cleveland School Tonight is CANCELLED

Due to rain and lightning, tonight’s concert is cancelled. See us on Sunday at Bever Park!

Commission Meeting 25 March

The City Band Commission will meet in formal session on Saturday, 25 March 2017, in the band room at Washington High School. Scheduled start time is noon, but the meeting takes place in the middle of auditions and thus may move up or back slightly depending on circumstances. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or …

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Auditions!

The City Band Commission is holding auditions on 25 March. We are looking primarily for trumpet and trombone, but we also are in need of more folks on the sub list in percussion. But as always, we’ll hear auditions for any section. Please CLICK HERE for a PDF with details.

Commission Meeting 29 Jan 2017

The City Band Commission will meet in formal session on Sunday, 29 January 2017, at 7 PM in Marquis Hall on the Coe College campus. Agenda includes election of Chair and Vice-Chair, financials, and setting the schedule for the 2017 season.     ============================================================ Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service for effective communication, …

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Commission Meeting 2 October CHANGED

UPDATE: Due to flooding in Cedar Rapids, the meeting has been moved back one week to 2 October. Updated announcement below.   ====================   The City Band Commission will meet in formal session on Sunday, 2 October 2016, in Marquis 105 on the Coe College campus. Agenda includes (but is not limited to) FY2016 review, 2016 …

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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.