The Allan Hancock College Concert Band will perform its annual Spring Pops Concert on Saturday, May 13, at 7:30 p.m. inside the First Baptist Church in Santa Maria. The concert willfeature an eclectic mix of musical selections including: “The Star Spangled Banner,” “Flourish for Wind Band,” “Red Rock Mountain,” “Iberian Escapades,” “Reflective Mood,” “VivaMexico!,” “Raymond Overture,” “Battle Hymn of the Republic,” and symphonic highlights from the movie Frozen.
The group, led by Greg Stoll, has been performing on the Central Coast for decades. The band features more than 80 musicians in a standard “wind band” style configuration with a full percussion section. The band includes Hancock students, as well as numerous adult members enrolled through the college’s Community Education program.
A pre-concert discussion of the music will begin at 7:15 p.m.
General admission tickets cost $10, while Hancock students, faculty and staff, as well as senior citizens can purchase a ticket for $5. Tickets will be available at the door.
Members of area junior high and high school bands receive free admission.
First Baptist Church is located at 2970 Santa Maria Way in Santa Maria. For more information about the Allan Hancock College Concert Band or the Pops Concert, please call (805)922-6966, extension 3252.