TOWNSEND — Townsend Ashby Youth Baseball Softball organization will host the lawn party at the Townsend Military Band’s Thursday, August 1 concert on the Townsend Common.
Members of the organization will be selling hot dogs, hamburgers, cheeseburgers and cold soda and bottled water to hungry concert-goers. A variety of home baked goods will also be available for purchase.
A bounce house and several baseball-themed activities will be set up on the Common that evening for the enjoyment of the young and young-at-heart attending the concert including the dunk tank and the baseball radar gun game.
The Townsend Military Band will open its concert at 7:30 p.m. by playing “Under the Double Eagle March” arranged by Hildreth and “Instant Concert” by Walters. “Selections from Mary Poppins” arranged by Ricketts, Hall’s “Independentia” march, and Lang’s arrangement of “A Trumpeter’s Lullaby” will be performed. “Highlights from Walt Disney’s Enchanted Music” arranged by Brown, “Willow Blossoms Legend in a Romantic, Narrative Style” edited by Tallman, and Laurendeau’s arrangement of the “Radetzky” march will be included in the first portion of the program.
Following intermission the “Zacatecas Mexican March” arranged by Glover and the “California Dreamin’/Monday, Monday Medley” arranged by Holcomb will be played. The “Orpheus in der Unterwelt” overture arranged by Reeves and “The Boys of the Old Brigade March” by Chambers will be performed before the band concludes its concert at 9:30 by playing the “Star Spangled Banner.”