The 70-member Ashland City Band, under the direction of Don Bieghler, will continue its annual summer concert series at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 9, at the Butler Band Shell in Lithia Park, off the Ashland Plaza on Winburn Way.

The 70-member Ashland City Band, under the direction of Don Bieghler, will continue its annual summer concert series at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, July 9, at the Butler Band Shell in Lithia Park, off the Ashland Plaza on Winburn Way. The concerts will take place every Thursday through Aug. 13.

Pre-concert entertainment featuring the Dixie Connection will begin at 6:40 p.m.

This week's program:"Strike Up The Band," arranged by Wayne Pegram

The National Anthem, "The Star Spangled Banner, arranged by John Philip Sousa. Diane Hedges, vocalist

"Colossus of Columbia" by Russell Alexander

Gypsy Dance from "Carmen" by Georges Bizet, arranged by Alfred Reed

"Spoon River" by Percy Grainger, arranged by Robert Sheldon

Second Suite in F by Gustav Holst

"Inglesina" by Davide Delle Cese, edited by John Bourgeois

"Overture On A Minstrel Tune" by Pierre LaPlante

"Satchmo! (A Tribute to Louis Armstrong)" arranged by Ted Ricketts

"The Free Lance March" by John Philip Sousa

Admission is free. Call 245-9494.