DOOR COUNTY PULSE | PSB Names Band-Camp Scholarship Winners

Published 4/27/22 via Door County Pulse The Peninsula Symphonic Band (PSB) and the Swingin’ Door Big Band have announced the two winners of their first summer band-camp scholarships, who will receive $350 each to use toward summer band-camp tuition. The scholarship recipients are Amanda Austin of Southern Door High School, who plays trombone and will be attending the jazz program at Birch Creek Music Performance CenterContinue reading “DOOR COUNTY PULSE | PSB Names Band-Camp Scholarship Winners”

DOOR COUNTY PULSE | Swingin’ Door Big Band Kicks Off 2022 Season

Published 4/14 via Door County Pulse Musicians have been amplifying social issues – causes from human rights to the environment – through their music since the beginning, so it seems fitting that the Swingin’ Door Big Band is kicking off its 2022 season on Earth Day with a performance at the Swing into Spring fundraiserContinue reading “DOOR COUNTY PULSE | Swingin’ Door Big Band Kicks Off 2022 Season”

DOOR COUNTY PULSE | Celebrate Spring During Prince of Peace Fundraiser

Published 3/31 via Door County Pulse The April 22 Swing into Spring event at Prince of Peace Lutheran will feature live music by the Swingin’ Door Big Band and dinner prepared by Smokin’ Tom’s Team BBQ: a choice of smoked chicken or beef brisket (each with sides), or a vegan egg roll bowl.  Attendees are encouraged to wear colors that reflect theContinue reading “DOOR COUNTY PULSE | Celebrate Spring During Prince of Peace Fundraiser”

Peninsula Symphonic Band to Honor Local Veterans at November 11th Concert

The Peninsula Symphonic Band (PSB) will honor local veterans at its November 11, 2021 concert. The free concert is scheduled for 7:00 pm at Prince of Peace Church in Sturgeon Bay. After a year and a half absence due to the pandemic, the Peninsula Symphonic Band re-started rehearsals in June and played a concert in Sister Bay at the end of July.Continue reading “Peninsula Symphonic Band to Honor Local Veterans at November 11th Concert”

DOOR COUNTY PULSE | Commissioned Work Celebrates PSB’s 30 Years

Published 9/30/21 via Door County Pulse To honor its 30th anniversary, the Peninsula Symphonic Band (PSB) is commissioning a new work for concert band from nationally renowned composer Randall Standridge (randallstandridge.com). The band plans to give the world-premiere performance of this new work next fall. “We have been contemplating commissioning a new work for more than a year and aContinue reading “DOOR COUNTY PULSE | Commissioned Work Celebrates PSB’s 30 Years”

Peninsula Symphonic Band Commissions New Music

In honor of its 30th anniversary, the Peninsula Symphonic Band (PSB) is commissioning a new work for concert band from nationally renowned composer Randall Standridge. “We have been contemplating commissioning a new work for more than a year and a half, “said Music Director Jason Palmer. “Our 30th anniversary celebration should have taken place in 2020 butContinue reading “Peninsula Symphonic Band Commissions New Music”