Sidney Concert Band announces November 7 Remembrance Day concert – Vancouver Island Free Daily



Members of the Sidney Concert Band perform at the 2019 Salute Our Veterans Concert (Sydney Concert Band)

The Sidney Concert Band announces November 7 concert for Remembrance Day

The Salute to Our Veterans concert will be held at the Mary Winspear Center

The Sidney Concert Band will be holding their annual Salute to Our Veterans concert on November 7, in honor of Remembrance Day.

Director Bruce Ham will lead the group at the Mary Winspear Center in Sidney, and the concert will feature music and marches from Aaron Copland’s Fanfare for the Common Man and Oscar Peterson’s Hymn to Freedom, to You’ve Got a Friend in Me, with singer Nicola Hestnes. The theme of the evening will also include a thank you from healthcare workers and frontline workers for their efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic.

“The Sidney Concert Band look forward to entertaining you soon and will resume practicing this fall with all appropriate health protocols in place for the safety of the musicians and the community,” the concert group said in a statement.

Tickets are $ 20, available online at or by calling the box office at 250-656-0275.

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