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Kingston Ontario Canada

Conductor: Rick Cory

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Upcoming concerts




Music sample:
Klezmer Karnival
  (May 23, 2016)

Downtown Kingston
Big Band Series
(Free Public Concert)

Friday, July 22, 2016
7:00pm

in the City Hall Amphitheatre
(behind city hall)

Fort Henry Annual Tatoo

Pre-tatoo program

Saturday, July 23, 2016
6:30 - 7:15pm

Tatoo begins @ 7:30 - admission charged

(Note to band: bring stands - chairs provided)


Park Concert

Lions' Civic Gardens
(behind Isabel Turner Library at Cataraqui Town Centre)
(Free Public Concert)

Wednesday, August 24, 2016
7:00pm

Bring a lawn chair!

Past Concerts

Victoria Day Concert

at
Lake Ontario Park, Kingston

Monday, May 23, 2016
1 - 2pm
Click poster to see all Victoria Day events

Napanee Multicultural Festival

(at the bandshell in Conservation Park)

Sunday, June 12, 2016
9 - 10:30am
Bring a lawn chair!
Click map to enlarge
Gananoque Park Concert

Joel Stone Park Amphitheatre

Directions from 401: take Stone St then R on Water St (just before Gananoque Inn). Continue past narrow bridge to end of street, then stop!
Note change of location!

Wednesday, July 13, 2016
7:30pm
Free Public Concert

Bring a lawn chair!

Bookings

Interested in booking a band performance?

Contact Gord Taylor (email: gordon.taylor.109@gmail.com) or call 613-484-3932

Rehearsals

The FCCB rehearses every Wednesday evening from 7:30 to 9:30pm in the music room of Loyalist Collegiate (LCVI) on Van Order Drive in Kingston. Entrance to the music room is from the parking lot at the right side of the school. Our rehearsal season is from September to June.

 

 

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Joining the band

New members are always welcome to the FCCB. There are no auditions - all you need to do is to bring an instrument to one of our rehearsals and your musical experience has begun! For more information, you can contact our conductor:

Rick Cory
613-549-7436
rickcory72@gmail.com

 

 

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Our Director

Since 2002 the FCCB has been conducted by Rick Cory. Born and raised in Cobourg, Ontario, Rick's association with concert bands began early, having joined the Cobourg Kiltie Band at age 10. After earning his B.Mus.(H) from the University of Windsor and B.Ed. from the University of Toronto, Rick moved to Kingston in 1973, where he taught music and computer studies at LaSalle and Frontenac Secondary Schools. After 29 years in teaching, Rick retired in 2002. Rick's involvement with the FCCB goes back to its beginnings in 1975 when he joined the band at its first rehearsal. A consumate trumpet player, Rick's skill on the horn is surpassed only by his deftness with the baton.

 

 

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Links to other Ontario Concert Bands

Barrie Concert Band

City of Brampton Concert Band

Brockville Concert Band

Burlington Concert Band

Caledon Concert Band

Cambridge Concert Band

Cobourg Concert Band

Dundas Concert Band

Etobicoke Community Concert Band

Greater Windsor Concert Band

Guelph Concert Band

Hamilton Concert Band

Kitchener Musical Society Band

Lincoln Concert Band

London Concert Band

Markham Concert Band

Nepean Concert Band

Newmarket Citizen's Band

North York Concert Band

Oshawa Civic Band

Ottawa Community Concert Band

Oxford Winds Community Concert Band

Owen Sound City Band

Perth Citizen's Band

Peterborough Concert Band

Pickering Community Concert Band

Scarborough Concert Band

Seaway Winds Concert Band (Cornwall)

Stratford Concert Band

Thornhill Community Band

Waterloo Concert Band

Wellington Winds



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