COVID-19 AND PSB

It is with a heavy heart and out of an abundance of caution that the Board and myself have decided to postpone the beginning of the Spring/Summer season (rehearsals and concerts) indefinitely due to the current coronavirus pandemic. We have learned that the school will be closed for a period of time so we wouldn’tContinue reading “COVID-19 AND PSB”

DOOR COUNTY DAILY NEWS | Peninsula Symphonic Band looking for more musicians

Published 3/3/20 via DoorCountyDailyNews.com The Peninsula Symphonic band is in the recruitment mode as it prepares for the 30th Anniversary season.  The all-volunteer organization is seeking additional musicians despite having about 50 members who participate.  Director Jason Palmer says there are no auditions and hopes are to find a few more clarinetists to complement theContinue reading “DOOR COUNTY DAILY NEWS | Peninsula Symphonic Band looking for more musicians”

DOOR COUNTY PULSE | Peninsula Symphonic Band Begins Spring/Summer Rehearsals March 30

Published 2/12/2020 via Door County Pulse The Peninsula Symphonic Band will begin rehearsals for its spring/summer 2020 season on March 30, 7:15 pm, at Sturgeon Bay High School. Music Director Jason Palmer has chosen some inspiring and challenging selections to play at upcoming concerts. The band will perform a May 18 joint concert with the Algoma Community Band and the Swingin’ Door BigContinue reading “DOOR COUNTY PULSE | Peninsula Symphonic Band Begins Spring/Summer Rehearsals March 30”

DOOR COUNTY PULSE | Peninsula Symphonic Band Plays Veterans Day Concert Nov. 11

Originally published 11/6/19 via Door County Pulse The Peninsula Symphonic Band will honor veterans with its annual Veterans Day concert Nov. 11, 7 pm, at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 1756 Michigan St. in Sturgeon Bay. Under Jason Palmer’s direction, the band will play the “Armed Forces Salute,” “National Emblem,” “Stars and Stripes Forever” and more. Pianist Sara Bong will joinContinue reading “DOOR COUNTY PULSE | Peninsula Symphonic Band Plays Veterans Day Concert Nov. 11”

PSB Fall Update 10/2019

From the president: Welcome to all our new and returning members! Hope everyone is having fun making beautiful music every Monday evening as we prepare for our Veterans Day and Holiday Concerts. Here is some IMPORTANT information regarding those upcoming rehearsals and concerts:

DOOR COUNTY PULSE | Swingin’ Door Big Band Debuts!

Published 9/18/19 via Door County Pulse The Swingin’ Door Big Band – part of the Peninsula Symphonic Band program – will debut Oct. 24 at Maxwelton Braes in Baileys Harbor. During the ’90s, the Peninsula Jazz Band performed for various functions, and now that music has returned. “It is extremely exciting to work with this group of exceptional musicians in recreatingContinue reading “DOOR COUNTY PULSE | Swingin’ Door Big Band Debuts!”

DOOR COUNTY DAILY NEWS | Peninsula Symphonic Band begins tuning instruments

Published via Door County Daily News The Peninsula Symphonic Band will be tuning their instruments as rehearsals for its 2019 fall/winter season begin on September 9th. This will be the 29th year the band will perform their fall and winter concerts. For their fall concert on Veteran’s Day the band will play patriotic and historicalContinue reading “DOOR COUNTY DAILY NEWS | Peninsula Symphonic Band begins tuning instruments”

DOOR COUNTY PULSE | Peninsula Symphonic Band Under New Leadership

Published 11/9/18 via Door County Pulse Earlier this year and with little fanfare, Paula Eggert ended her 14 years as musical director of the Peninsula Symphonic Band (PSB) and turned the baton over to Jason Palmer, making him the fourth person to lead the volunteer musical organization since it was founded in 1990. “It’s aContinue reading “DOOR COUNTY PULSE | Peninsula Symphonic Band Under New Leadership”