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Cville Band announces summer season with three free shows at The Paramount Theater

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Cville Band has announced its summer season at The Paramount Theater with performances on June 6, July 5 and Aug. 15 at 7:30 p.m.

The June 6 concert theme is Around the World in 60 Minutes. This concert will feature concerto competition winner, Lizzie Mayhood, playing the Chaminade Concertino for Flute, and principal horn, Becky Allen, performing Mozart’s Horn Concerto No. 3 in E-Flat.

The July 5 concert theme is Patriots and Princesses. Come celebrate Independence Day one day late, and enjoy band favorites in Paramount comfort! The concert will feature James Prodan performing “Gabriel’s Oboe,” Martha McKechnie singing “How Far I’ll Go” and “Let It Go” from the Disney favorites, “Moana” and “Frozen,” and Robert Mott performing “Hymn to the Earth” on bass trombone.

The Charlottesville Band closes out its 101st summer season on Aug. 15 with American Songs featuring Greg Harris performing Caprice Valsant on xylophone and a piece arranged by Richard Domek for the band titled Trombone Job.

The Paramount Theater, on the Downtown Mall in Charlottesville, has been the band’s summer home since 2008.

Admission is free. No registration is required.

For more information, visit cvilleband.org

Crystal Graham

Crystal Graham

Crystal Abbe Graham is the regional editor of Augusta Free Press. A 1999 graduate of Virginia Tech, she has worked for nearly 25 years as a reporter and editor for several Virginia publications, written a book, and garnered more than a dozen Virginia Press Association awards for writing and graphic design. She was the co-host of "Viewpoints," a weekly TV news show, and co-host of Virginia Tonight, a nightly TV news show. Her work on "Virginia Tonight" earned her a national Telly award for excellence in television.