The 70-piece Ashland City Band, under the direction of Don Bieghler, will present a free hour-long concert at the Butler Band Shell in Lithia Park, Ashland.




This week's performance on Thursday, Aug. 14, is the final concert of the season. It will feature pre-concert entertainment by the Licorice and Chrome Clarinet Choir at 6:40 p.m.




The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. and will include:




"Strike Up The Band" by George and Ira Gershwin; arranged by Wayne Pegram




"The Star Spangled Banner" arranged by John Philip Sousa; Diane Hedges, vocalist




"Block M March" by Jerry Bilik




Ouverture to "Don Quichotte" by Georg Philipp Telemann; arranged by John Boyd




"St. Louis Blues" by W.C. Handy




"Tribute to Rudy Weideroff" arranged by Gunther Schuller; Vicki Purslow, alto saxophone; Cynthia Hutton, conductor




"Moorside March" by Gustav Holst




"Mazatl&

225;n" by William Rhoads




John Williams: "The Symphonic Marches" arranged by John Higgins




"A Leroy Anderson Portrait" arranged by James Barnes




"Broadway Center Stage" arranged by Paul Murtha




"Sousa!" arranged by Warren Barker ENCORE




"The Stars and Stripes Forever" by John Philip Sousa