The United States Navy Concert Band from Washington, D.C., will present a FREE concert at the McKinney North High School Auditorium on Monday, March 4 at 7:00 p.m. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m.
Under the baton of Capt. Kenneth Collins, the Concert Band is the United States Navy’s premier wind ensemble. The group includes 56 performers on flute, oboe, clarinet, saxophone, bassoon, trumpet, horn, euphonium, trombone, tuba, string bass, harp and percussion. The band’s repertoire includes marches, symphonic selections, patriotic works and popular favorites. As the original ensemble of the Navy Band, the Concert Band has been performing public concerts and participating in high-profile events for over 85 years.
Local guest student performers will join the Navy Band on stage to perform a John Philip Sousa march.
The concert is FREE, however TICKETS ARE REQUIRED and limited to six (6) maximum per person. For tickets:
Send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to McKinney North High School Band, 2550 Wilmeth Rd., McKinney, TX 75071. (Limit of 6 tickets.)
Or, request tickets at: https://tinyurl.com/mnhsnavyband and pick up tickets at the McKinney North High School Front Office, 2550 Wilmeth Rd, McKinney, TX 75071, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. on Monday through Friday.
Or, go to the following link to reserve tickets to pick up at Will Call: https://tinyurl.com/mnhsnavyband (Must be picked up by 6:40 p.m. the evening of the concert.)
School or civic groups that need more than 6 tickets, call 469-302-4495. (Groups of 10 or more must arrive at the MNHS Auditorium box office before 6:40 PM.)
***Any tickets not picked up by 6:45 p.m. will be available to non-ticket holders just prior to concert time at 6:50 p.m. In the event of a "sold out" concert, all tickets not picked up by 6:45 PM the night of the concert will be released to anyone waiting for a ticket.