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CL community Band to perform pops concert

Published: Tuesday, April 30, 2013 5:30 a.m. CST

CRYSTAL LAKE – The Crystal Lake Community Band will present the Spring Pops concert at 4 p.m. Sunday at the Crystal Lake Holiday Inn.

The American musical tour will include musical selections from across the United States.

Featured soloist for the concert will be David Brachmann, an accomplished percussionist who will be playing “Charleston Capers” and “Irish Washerwoman” on the xylophone. Brachmann is a graduate of Prairie Ridge High School. He was a member of the symphonic band at Hannah Beardsley Middle School in Crystal Lake and is now a band instructor at that same school. Brachmann, who is the assistant director of the Community Band, will be directing “Shenandoah” on the concert.

Tickets for the concert are $12 for adults, $10 for seniors, students and the military and $7 for groups of 10 or more.

They may be bought online at or by calling 815-679-2263.

– Northwest Herald

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