Bands & Ensembles - Community Organizations

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Bloomington Community Band

Websitehttp://www.bloomingtoncommunityband.org/
AddressP.O. Box 237
Bloomington, IN 47402
Description

Rehearsals on Monday evenings, 7:00 PM, St. Thomas Lutheran Church, 3rd Street and Smith Road. An adult volunteer concert band. Woodwind, brass, and percussion players are welcome. No auditions necessary.

ContactDan Westerhaus
manager [at] bloomingtoncommunityband.org
812-323-8315
Year Established1978
Incorporation StatusIncorporated
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Bloomington Symphony Orchestra

Websitehttp://bloomingtonsymphony.com/
AddressPO Box 1823
115 N. College, Suite 255
Bloomington, IN 47402
Description

 

 

The Bloomington Symphony Orchestra promotes a lifelong appreciation of and enthusiasm for music through performances and educational outreach throughout the community. This 75 member, all-volunteer community orchestra performs a classical concert series, holiday 'pops' programs, a children's concert, plus a summer concert in the park every season.

ContactDonna Lafferty (Executive Director)
bso.donna [at] gmail.com
812-331-2320
Additional Contactbso [at] bloomingtonsymphony.com
Year Established1969
Incorporation StatusIncorporated
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New Music Ensemble

Websitehttp://www.indiana.edu/~nme/
Address1201 E. Third Street
Bloomington, IN 47405
Description

The Indiana University New Music Ensemble dedicates its efforts to performing a broad spectrum of contemporary music, focusing on works from the past thirty years, but also presenting significant works from earlier in the 20th century. Along with solo, chamber, and large ensemble works by composers from around the world, a typical concert includes music by a guest composer and a work by a member of the Indiana University Composition Department, the latter of which is recorded soon after the concert.

ContactDavid Dzubay (Director)
ddzubay [at] indiana.edu
812-855-5833
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Saint Mark's Hand Bell Choir

Websitehttp://www.stmarksbloomington.org/?page_id=30
AddressSt. Mark's United Methodist Church
100 North State Road 46 Bypass
Bloomington, IN 47408
Description

 

The tradition of hand bell ringing is alive and flourishing at St. Mark's. Under the direction of Assistant Music Director and Organist Elaine Sonnenberg, two bell choirs, one for adults and one for youth, rehearse each week and perform at least once per month.

ContactElaine Sonnenberg (Assistant Music Director)
esonnenb [at] indiana.edu
332-5788
Additional Contactsmumc [at] stmarksbloomington.org
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