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Commission Meeting 18 April 2021

The City Band Commission will meet in formal session at 7:30PM on Sunday, 18 April 2021. Due to the pandemic, this meeting will be held online only. Meeting in person will be impossible or impractical due to concerns for the health and safety of Commission members, staff and the public presented by COVID-19 as well …

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3/13 — Kids Mini Muni Music — Circus!

Join the Muni Band’s woodwind quintet for an afternoon at the circus! Participants will hear the flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, and Frenchhorn, and they will also get to learn about dynamics, tempos, andarticulations! The concert starts at 3 pm and will stream on our Facebook page.

Sat. 3/6: Kids Mini Muni Music featuring the percussion section!

Join us on Saturday, March 6 at 3 pm for the second in a series of concerts created for K-5 students! This weekend features an interactive concert during which young (and not-so-young) viewers will be dancing, clapping, and more as they learn about the percussion section. The concert will stream live on our Facebook page.

Brass Quintet + Drum Set — The Return…Again! Fri. 2/26 at 7 pm

Turns out, if you give a brass quintet access to a drummer, you simply won’t be able to hold them back. And so Mini Muni Music continues with the return, again, of one of our most popular ensembles. Join us on our Facebook page this Friday, Feb. 26 at 7 pm! Andy Classen and Aren …

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Sat. 2/20: Kids Concert — Mini Muni Music

Join us on Saturday, Feb. 20 at 3 pm for the first in a series of concerts created for K-5 students! This weekend, the clarinets help us learn about how music can use different styles, meters, moods, and registers. Music will include Three Blind Mice, Pop Goes the Woodwinds, Frere Jacques, and more! The concert …

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City Budget Information

Per Iowa code 384.15A, all Iowa cities are required to make budget information available to the public. You can get to that via the Municipal Band website at this link: City Budget Information Thanks for all your support!

Commission Meeting 17 January 2021

The City Band Commission will meet in formal session at 7:00 PM on Sunday, 17 January 2021. Due to the pandemic, this meeting will be held online only. Meeting in person will be impossible or impractical due to concerns for the health and safety of Commission members, staff and the public presented by COVID-19 as …

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More Muni Band rebroadcasts on KMRY on Sundays in January

More recent Mini Muni Music concerts are scheduled for rebroadcast on KMRY as part of their “Memory Music Our Way” show. The rebroadcasts are hosted by KMRY’s Eric Walker in the studio. Each performance features great music as well as Steve Shanley’s conversation with a special guest. Join us on the next four Sunday nights …

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TIME CHANGE: 12/20 concert now at 3:30 pm

The horn quartet concert on 12/20 will now be at 3:30 pm. The woodwind quintet concert on 12/19 will still be at 2 pm. Both performances will stream live on our Facebook page. Each concert will be packed with holiday songs, perfect for listening towhile decorating or baking or wrapping presents or simply enjoying some hot …

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Two concerts to enjoy this weekend (12/19 and 12/20)

The Muni Band holiday season of concerts continues with two more performances that will boost your holiday spirits. Whether you’ve asked Santa for woodwinds or brass (or both), we’ve got you covered. Both performances will stream live on our Facebook page. Saturday, December 19, 2 pm: Woodwind Quintet Sunday, December 20, 2 pm: Horn Quartet