Jericho Brass Has 3 Upcoming Concerts

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Jericho Brass has three concerts remaining in this season.  Here is the lineup:

Friday, May 23, 7:30 p.m. at Johnston Park Amphitheater, at the corner of Ocoee and Inman Streets in Cleveland.  This is an outdoor concert and guests are asked to bring lawn chairs. 

Saturday, June 21, 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 401 Gateway Ave.  Two Cities Brass with the Brass Band of Nashville. 

Sunday, July 13, 3 p.m. at First Cumberland Presbyterian, 1505 North Moore Road.  This is the 16th Anniversary Concert. 

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