September 6, 2017
Santa Maria – The Allan Hancock College Concert Band will perform a Fall Pops Concert on
Saturday evening, September 30th, 2017 at 7:30 PM. The concert will feature an eclectic mix of
musical selections including: The Star Spangled Banner, Regal Fanfare, Celebration and Dance,
Emperata Overture, God’s Country, Song and Dance, Pop and Rock Legends: Elton John,
Hoagy Carmichael in Concert, An American in Paris, and as always, an encore.
Mr. Greg Stoll will be conducting the group for this concert. The band, composed of AHC
students plus numerous adult members of the community enrolled under the Community
Education program, features 80+ musicians in a standard “wind band” style configuration with a
full percussion section. The concert is performed in a large church with very comfortable seating
and plenty of free parking.
There are advanced sales of tickets, and there is an admission charge for this event for the
general public and students, faculty and staff of AHC. Tickets are available from any band
member or by calling the number listed below. Tickets will also be available at the door.
Student members of local High School and Junior High School bands are welcome at this
concert free of charge.
The concert will take place at 7:30 PM on Saturday, September 30th, 2017 at the First Baptist
Church, 2970 Santa Maria Way, Santa Maria, CA. A pre-concert verbal description of the music
will be given beginning at 7:15PM by our musicologist, Sandy Eastman. For more information
regarding the Hancock College Concert Band or this concert, please call (805) 922-6966,