Date: Saturday, June 29, 2019
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Location: Saratoga Federated Church; 20390 Park Place, Saratoga

(use entrance on Saratoga-Los Gatos Road)

Bring your own music stand, please (chairs provided)


2019 Logistics

Performance Dress:
Comfortable, clean, casual, and patriotic. Shorts are fine. We'll have canopies, but folks on the edges get sun.
E.g. red, white, and/or blue polo, shorts, hat.

Agenda: "Lassus Trombone", "Bugler's Holiday", "American Overture", new Fulton(s), "Marches of the Armed Forces", "Star Spangled", "America the Beautiful", "God Bless America", Sousa
Note: Chairs provided this year!
Please bring your own music stand.

Date: Thursday, July 4th, 2019

Place: Kevin Moran Park, 12415 Scully Ave, Saratoga  (NOT Wild Wood Park)
Time: 9:00 am

          9:30 downbeat
        10:00 am program begins

The event ends with a parade. The band does NOT march; we sit and play.
Note: shade, chairs, and water provided, but no music stands.

Please bring a music stand.

Click here for the band's play schedule and music downloads

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Parking is limited, so if you're blessed with good health and a small instrument, please consider parking at or near Blue Hills Elementary School or Goleta Ave, and walking over highway 85 on the footbridge connecting Azule Park to Kevin Moran Park. Thank you !


Performance Checklist:
☺ Music Stand
☺ Instrument (Loaner percussion available - contact me to arrange)
☺ Music (if you've already received it)
☺ Sun protection: Sunglasses, hat, lotion
☺ Leave loose valuables at home (e.g. purse)
☺ Phone # in case you're lost: (408) 867-2121 or (408) 867-2020

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McCartysville Volunteer Band

Questions or Issues:
Send email or
Call the Okunos
(408) 867-2121 Tadashi cel
(408) 867-4577 home

Important, all prospective participants:

Please don't perform unannounced. Even if it's last minute, call to tell me you're coming. I need to balance the instrumentation and to arrange music, chairs, water, etc. Please call or email to register.