A Diamond Celebration


The Northshore Concert Band concludes its 60th Anniversary season with A Diamond Celebration.

Northshore Concert Band’s season of celebration culminates with a transcription of Paul Hindemith’s virtuosic and colorful tour de force, Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes of Carl Maria von Weber. Alumni from throughout their sixty-year history will join the Northshore Concert Band on stage in an exciting concert and season finale, performing fan favorites including founder John Paynter’s arrangements of Malcolm Arnold’s Four Scottish Dances and Gershwin’s Strike Up the Band!

Program highlights will include:

  •      Sheltering Sky – John Mackey
  •      Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes of Carl Maria von Weber –Paul Hindemith, trans. Keith Wilson

•      Irish Tune from County Derry –Percy Grainger

•      Four Scottish Dances –Malcolm Arnold, arr. John Paynter

•      Strike Up the Band –George Gershwin, arr. John Paynter

Concert Information:

A Diamond Celebration

Sunday, June 12, 2016, 3:00 pm

Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University, 50 Arts Circle Drive, Evanston, Illinois


Ticket Information:

Individual concert tickets are $18 each, seniors $13, students/children $7.
Tickets are available in advance or at the door, with special group rates available. 

Call (847) 432-2263 or visit Northshore Concert Band Tickets

Doors open at 2:00 pm


For more information:

Visit www.northshoreband.org or call (847) 432-2263

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