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November 29, 2012
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Nevada County concert band gives free winter show

The Nevada County Concert Band presents “Winter Concert” from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Sunday at First Baptist Church, 1866 Ridge Road in Grass Valley. The nonprofit group invites the community to bring family and friends to enjoy an early December performance.

The 60-piece Nevada County Concert will play big band, pop, folk, jazz and seasonal music.

Featured are selections from Handel’s “Royal Fireworks Music,” music from the Tijuana Brass and several great marches. The jazz ensemble, french horn quartet, the brass ensemble and Blended Metal Saxophones will also perform, and the band will feature guest vocalist Tinley Ireland.

This concert is free, desserts will be shared at intermission, and nonprofit donations are accepted. For information, go to

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The Union Updated Nov 29, 2012 08:19AM Published Dec 6, 2012 08:32AM Copyright 2012 The Union. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.