UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls
The St. Croix Valley Community Band is a volunteer organization of approximately 80 musicians from River Falls, Hudson and surrounding communities. The ensemble has provided opportunities for local musicians to share their talents, develop their abilities, and make connections with other musicians since it's inception in 1982 by director Kristin Tjornehoj. The band performs a wide variety of music, including symphonic band arrangements, marches, classical works, Dixieland, big band, musical theatre, and solo features. There is a participation fee of $25 per person, payable to UWRF music department.
In addition to performing locally, musicians collaborate with the Three Rivers Concert Band for International tours. The band rehearses Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. from mid-June through the end of July. For more information, please contact director Kristin Tjornehoj at firstname.lastname@example.org, 715-410-7416.
Rehearsals begin June 28, 2016 at UW-River Falls, 129 Kleinpell Fine Arts, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Every Tuesday and Thursday evening.
Concerts take place in july at the UWRF Amphitheatre and the Hudson Band Shell
Summer 2018 - Switzerland, Italy, and France