The Allentown Band, Inc.


The Allentown Band preserves and advances the heritage of concert band music by providing quality, 
inspiring performances and education in partnership with the community and beyond.

Pearl Harbor Remembrance/Holiday Concert
December 7, 7:00 pm
Live Streamed from St. John’s Lutheran Church in Allentown

The Allentown Band Brass Quintet
Gregory Seifert, trumpet; DeVaughn Roberts, trumpet; Nancy Meckstroth, horn;
Caitlin Heckman,trombone; Ronald Demkee, tuba; with Eric Gombert, organ
will perform patriotic and holiday favorites
in a live performance (no audience) from the sanctuary of St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church.
Enjoy the glorious sounds of brass and the magnificent mighty pipe organ in marvelous acoustics,
one of the things for which this beautiful Gothic Style Church is known.
This live concert can be viewed on Facebook. The stream for MPTF LIVE will come up on this url:

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It's times like these when we need music the most. And, the love of music is a common bond we share! We really miss you. We're thinking of you during these unprecedented times, and we hope you are safe and well.

While The Allentown Band looks forward to resuming our concert schedule at a later date, we will continue to find creative ways to safely bring our music and musicians to you.

While we maintain our physical distance, we offer you the opportunity to stay connected with us
by listening to several selections from "Our Band Heritage" recording collection. During this time, we are most appreciative of your continued support, by sharing our music, telling someone about our website or sending a personal donation. Stay connected with us through this website and Facebook.

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