Carl Grapentine Award and Reception

Carl Grapentine awarded the Northshore Concert Band Lifetime Achievement Award

WFMT’s longtime Morning Program host Carl Grapentine has been named the winner of the Northshore Concert Band Lifetime Achievement Award. The award presentation will be during the Northshore Concert Band June 17, 2018 concert, “A Long Time Ago…”, at Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Evanston, Illinois.  A Northshore Concert Band Advisory Board member, Mr. Grapentine will retire from WFMT on July 27, 2018. Audience members will have the opportunity to meet Carl Grapentine at a post-concert reception, congratulate him on his award, and wish him a happy retirement!

Tickets available online at, at the box office on the day of the concert, starting at 2:00 pm, or call 847-432-2263.

$20, Seniors $15, children/students $10.

Group rates available.

Jun 17 2018 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm