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The American Legion Community Band, located in Front Royal, Va, was formed in 1986 and has been playing concerts in the area ever since. The conductors and band members are all volunteer musicians from the local area and new members are always welcome.

Front Royal is located in the northwestern corner of Virginia, 70 miles west of Washington, D.C., and is one of the many towns in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley. Some of its tourist attractions include Shenandoah National Park, Skyline Drive, the Shenandoah River and Skyline Caverns. Front Royal is also home to Randolph-Macon Academy, a college-preparatory, coeducational day and boarding school for students in grades 6 through 12. R-MA is a supporter of our Community Band and we are fortunate to have rehearsal facilities in their band room.

The band performs at a variety of concerts and community festivals throughout the year. All performances are free and open to the public. Our repertoire is both versatile and traditional with works ranging from classical to popular, marches and operatic overtures to modern works for band. The band is sponsored by the Giles B. Cook Post #53 of the American Legion.

The conductors are Ed Richards, Ronald Dye and Mark Malechek. All rehearsals are held on Tuesdays from 7:30 - 9:00 pm in the Fulton Fine Arts Complex bandroom at Randolph-Macon Academy in Front Royal, Va. Anyone who plays an instrument and would like to join is welcome to attend. The American Legion Community Band's performance season extends from September through July each year with public performances both indoors and out.

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Fall Benefit Concert
DATE: Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018    
TIME: 7:30 pm
LOCATION: Boggs Chapel at R-MA Front Royal, Va.
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DATE: Tuesday, September 25, 2018
TIME: 7:30 pm
LOCATION: Band Room at R-MA, Front Royal, Va.

Rehearsals are held every Tuesday 7:30 - 9:00 pm.  New members are welcome.

Listen to our concert. Gazebo Gathering Concert   - June 22, 2018    Enjoy listening to our Gazebo Gathering Concert performed in the R-MA Band Room in Front Royal, Va.
Listen to our concert. Gazebo Gathering Concert   - June 8, 2018    Enjoy listening to our Gazebo Gathering Concert performed at the gazebo on Main Street in Front Royal, Va.
Listen to our concert. Christmas Concert   - December 19, 2017    Enjoy listening to our Christmas Concert performed at Boggs Chapel at R-MA in Front Royal, Va.

Text bullet Thanks to the Giles B. Cook Post #53 of the American Legion for sponsoring the Community Band. Our American Legion sponsor is Doug Ramos.

Text bullet Thanks to Randolph-Macon Academy for providing the band room and equipment for rehearsals, and for allowing the band to present concerts in the R-MA chapel.

Text bullet Thanks to Shen Valley Web Hosting for hosting the band's website free of charge.

Text bullet Thanks to National Media Services for designing and printing posters free of charge for the band.

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