The Concord Band, founded in 1959,
is a 65-member community band located in Concord, MA.
James O'Dell is the Music Director,
and Steven Barbas is the Assistant Conductor.
Recipient of the2013 Sudler Silver Scroll Award, Amerca’s most prestigious award for community concert bands.
Read about it on the Concord Band Blog.
Welcome to our 58th season!
We have a terrific schedule of concerts.
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2017 Winter Concert: “Shades of Blue”
Saturday,March 4, 8:00 pm
51 Walden, Concord MA.
This is a free concert.
Donations will be gratefully accepted.
|David Southard, saxophone soloist|
|— Intermission —|
|Variations on Carnival of Venice
|Richard Given, trumpet soloist|
|Hymn to a Blue Hour
|An Ellington Portrait
||arr. Floyd E. Werle
Note:If this concert is snowed out, it will be rescheduled for
2:00 pm on Sunday afternoon, March 5.
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Looking for Substitute Players
The Concord Band is looking for musicians who would be willing
to be on our “call list” to fill in for absences
in rehearsals or performances.
If you'd like to play with us or know someone who might,
please get in touch with either Jim O’Dell, CBA Director or Dave Tweed, CBA Personnel or leave a message on the band’s answering machine at
The Concord Band on TV
Since 2008, some of our concerts have been recorded and made
available by Concord-Carlisle TV.
See our Concert Videos page.
Current Press Releases
The Concord Band at 51 Walden on May 19, 2014