Muny Band to go 'pop'

Tuesday, June 18, 2002

The Cape Girardeau Municipal Band's Wednesday concert will have a "pop" flavor with selections from "My Fair Lady" and tunes by Leroy Anderson, Alfred Reed, Percy Grainger and George Gershwin. The concert begins at 8 p.m. at the Capaha Park Band Shell.

Songs will include Gershwin's "American in Paris," and three by Anderson: "A Trumpeter's Lullaby" with solo by Dr. Marc Fulgham, "China Doll" and "Horse and Buggy." Reed has contributed "A Festival Prelude," and the selection by Grainger is "Irish Tune from County Derry," which is more popularly known as "O Danny Boy." Neil Casey willd direct the band.

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