The Cameron/Lawton Community Band will appear in concert on Sunday, October 10 at 3 p.m. at the Cameron University Theatre, located at 27th St. and A Avenue on the Cameron University campus. Membership in the community band includes local high school students from Lawton MacArthur, Lawton Eisenhower, Lawton High, Lawton Arts Academy, Duncan High School, Lawton Christian and Elgin High School, as well as several middle school band members. Additionally, there are adult performers from the greater Lawton-Fort Sill area as well as Duncan, Snyder and Sterling. Cameron University students, alumni and faculty complete the ensemble. Admission to the concert is $8 for adults and $5 for students and senior adults. Cameron University students, faculty, and staff are admitted free with proper identification.
The Cameron/Lawton Community Band is conducted by Dr. Jim Lambert, chair of the Department of Music and Professor of Music. The concert will feature "March of the Two Left Feet" by Leroy Anderson, "Tangents Angular" by Roland Barrett, "Theme and Tirade" by Richard Saucedo, "Salute to a Hero" by Philip Sparke, "Joyride" by Timothy Johnson, "Tribute to Count Basie" arranged by John Moss, "Armed Forces Salute" arranged by Bob Lowden, and "Stars and Stripes Forever" by John Philip Sousa.
The Cameron/Lawton Community Band has performed well over 60 concerts during the past thirty years and presents a campus concert each semester at Cameron University.
For more information, contact the Cameron University Department of Music at 580-581-2440.
September 29, 2010