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.
Please browse our extensive collection of on-line information.
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2016 Fall Concert: “”
Saturday,October 22, 8:00 pm
51 Walden, Concord MA.
This is the first concert of our new season, featuring soloists from within the band.
This is a free concert.
Donations will be gratefully received.
|Dan Diamond, percussion soloist|
||Carl Maria von Weber
|David Purinton, clarinet soloist|
|Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
||Ralph Vaughan Wiliams
|— Intermission —|
|Fugue a la Gigue
||arr. Gustav Holst
|La Fiesta Mexicana
||H. Owen Reed
|Suite on Celtic Folk Songs
||Robert E. Jager
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