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Ann Arbor High School Band Boasts New Uniforms, March 1937

Ann Arbor High School Band Boasts New Uniforms, March 1937 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, March 5, 1937
Caption
Members of the Ann Arbor High School band, who will make their first public appearance in their natty new uniforms at a concert tonight, are shown as they tried them on at rehearsal. In the foreground (left to right) are Director William R. Champion, Donald MacLeod, Donald Waters and Walter Maynard. Proceeds from tonight's concert at 8:15 p.m. in the school auditorium will be used to help defray the expense of the uniforms. Members of the committee on uniforms were Raymond Matthews, chairman; Ivan Cuthbert, Mrs. H. K. Burch, Mrs. J. F. Fahrner, Mrs. E. R. Chaufty, Arthur Wright and Miss Anna Steele.

Lawrence Welk and members of his show at Willow Run Airport, May 1959

Lawrence Welk and members of his show at Willow Run Airport, May 1959 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, May 7, 1959
Caption
WELK ARRIVES AT WILLOW RUN: John L. French, general manager of the Ford Motor Company hardware and accessories division at Rawsonville, (second from right) welcomed Lawrence Welk and members of his show when they arrived at Willow Run Airport this morning for the Ninth Annual Future Unlimited Celebration of the Junior Achievement of Southeastern Michigan, of which Mr. Welk is master of ceremonies. The celebration will be held at the Masonic Temple in Detroit at 8 p.m. tonight. Accompanying Mr. Welk from Los Angeles were Janet Lennon, of the Lennon Sisters, (fifth from left); her father, William Lennon (extreme left); Warren Luening, Jr., trumpet player, (second from left); Brian Siebman, singer, guitarist, (third from left), Bo Wagner, dancer and drummer, (fourth from left), and Thomas Owens, accordianist, (fifth from left). Also on hand to greek Mr. Welk and his troop was Carl Kolon, 20, of Detroit, president of the Achiever's Association of Southeastern Michigan. French is president of the J. A. board of Southeastern Michigan.

Ann Arbor Civic Band plays at West Park in 90-degree heat, July, 1988

Ann Arbor Civic Band plays at West Park in 90-degree heat, July, 1988 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, July 7, 1988
Caption
It was an evening of treats, musical and othersiw, in West Park. The Ann ARbor Civic Band played selections ranging from 'Victor Herbert Overture' to Irving Berlin's "Songs for America' and John Philip Sousa's rousing 'Stars and Stripes Forever,' under the baton of director Charlotte Owen (above.) She's a former director of the Marine Corps Women's Reserve Band and conductor of the Children's Concert at the Aspen Music Festival. The Cobblestone dancers performed. And the Burns Park Senior Center provided lemonade, cupcakes, and ice cream. The band, now in its 53rd year, has scheduled these other summer performances: this Sunday, 1 p.m., Gallup Park; Wednesday, July 13, 8 p.m., West Park; Wednesday, July 20, 7 p.m., at the Art Fair (Graceful Arch); Wednesday, July 27, 8 p.m. West Park, preceded by a Strolling Players children's play at 7; and Wednesday, Aug. 3, 8 p.m., West Park, 50th anniversary re-dedication of the bandshell. Related picture on A3.

Charlotte Owen, director of the Ann Arbor Civic Band, at West Park concert, July, 1988

Charlotte Owen, director of the Ann Arbor Civic Band, at West Park concert, July, 1988 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, July 7, 1988
Caption
It was an evening of treats, musical and othersiw, in West Park. The Ann ARbor Civic Band played selections ranging from 'Victor Herbert Overture' to Irving Berlin's "Songs for America' and John Philip Sousa's rousing 'Stars and Stripes Forever,' under the baton of director Charlotte Owen (above.) She's a former director of the Marine Corps Women's Reserve Band and conductor of the Children's Concert at the Aspen Music Festival. The Cobblestone dancers performed. And the Burns Park Senior Center provided lemonade, cupcakes, and ice cream. The band, now in its 53rd year, has scheduled these other summer performances: this Sunday, 1 p.m., Gallup Park; Wednesday, July 13, 8 p.m., West Park; Wednesday, July 20, 7 p.m., at the Art Fair (Graceful Arch); Wednesday, July 27, 8 p.m. West Park, preceded by a Strolling Players children's play at 7; and Wednesday, Aug. 3, 8 p.m., West Park, 50th anniversary re-dedication of the bandshell. Related picture on A3.