Upcoming Performances

Serving the Secret City since it was a secret!


Shaun Salem, Conductor
Brian Ensign, Emcee & Vocalist

For a pdf of tonight’s program, click here

Star Spangled Banner
Francis Scott Key (1779-1843) 

New Colonial March
Robert Browne Hall (1858-1907) 

Yankee Doodle
Morton Gould (1913-1996) 

Victory at Sea
Richard Rodgers (1902-1979) 
Arranged by Robert Russell Bennett (1894-1981) 

Once Upon a Time in the West
Ennio Morricone (1928-2020) 
Arranged by Andre Waignein 

Armed Forces Medley ’72
Thomas Knox (1937-2004) 


William Tell Overture
Gioacchino Rossini (1792-1868) 

Tennessee Salute
Jay Dawson (Nashville, TN) 

Frank Sinatra (1915-1998) 
Arranged by Stephen Bulla (Washington, D.C.) 

1812 Overture
Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840-1893) 
Arranged by Mayhew L. Lake (1879-1955) 

The Stars and Stripes Forever
John Philip Sousa (1854-1932) 


The ORCB welcomes new musicians. Just dust off your instrument and come join us. No audition required. We rehearse weekly and perform concerts throughout the year. 

REHEARSALS are normally held every Thursday evening 7:00 – 9:00 pm in the Fellowship Hall of the First Baptist Church of Oak Ridge, 1101 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge.

Contact us by email at oakridgecommunityband@gmail.com to find out how you can become a member of this wonderful organization

Rehearsals Resume January 4, 2024
7:00-9:00 p.m. • First Baptist Church, Oak Ridge

To review ORCB’s Bylaws, click here.


Oak Ridge Community Band, Inc. (ORCB) has been performing in the Secret City since 1944, when the city was still a secret! Then, as now, instrumental musicians who love to play have entertained our community and lifted our spirits. 

The band performs throughout the year, with outdoor summer concerts at the Bissell Park Pavillion, and indoor concerts at a variety of venues. Concerts include a variety of music appealing to all age groups, with classical, contemporary, big band, march, patriotic and jazz selections guaranteed to include some of your favorite works of music. 

In addition to our website, you can find us on Facebook, Instagram, and YouTube!

Oak Ridge Community Band, Inc. • P.O. Box 6980 • Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Brent Sigmon, Treasurer • (865) 607-7015 • https://orcb.org

Support ORCB

In lieu of admission, the band relies on contributions to help defray expenses. Through the continued generosity of our patrons, we are able to serve the wonderful community of Oak Ridge, Tennessee. As a gesture of our appreciation, Special Benefactors, Benefactors, Patrons, Sponsors and Friends  are acknowledged. 

Oak Ridge Community Band, Inc. (ORCB) EIN 62-0983109 is a 501(c)3 Organization that participates with Kroger Cares. Your donation may be tax deductible. 

Oak Ridge Community Band, Inc. • P.O. Box 6980 • Oak Ridge, TN 37830
Brent Sigmon, Treasurer • (865) 607-7015 • https://orcb.org

In addition to performing, ORCB has a focus on music education, inviting novice musicians, young and old, to play in the band and learn from players of professional caliber.

You may contribute via PayPal by clicking here or click on the PayPal image above.

Or you can mail your contributions to:

P.O. Box 6980
Oak Ridge, TN 37831-6980.


City of Cookeville
Kim Kasten
Humana / Cindy Redd



Don & Elizabeth Batchelor
Ron Battle
Steven & Allessandra Hirshman


Melanie Ensign
David & Ellen Greenwood
Amy Hylton
Thelma & Joseph McGrory
Richard “Dick” Paul
Peggy Bertrand Terpstra
Catherine Whitt
Dan & Linda Young

Victoria Durham & Bill Bell
George & Dianne Farris
Gordon & Miriam Fee
William Kern & Janet Grinnell
Geraldine P. Hill
Carolyn Lennon
Jeanine Minturn
Jane Phillips
William & Marjorie Salem
Brent Sigmon & Nancy Carow
Janet Townsend
Cindy Ulrich
Martha Wallus
William & Patricia Murray

Mary Bragg
Meredith Bray
Walter M. Carow
David Christen
Joan De Tar
Mary & Julian Dodge
Emily Ensign
Arlene Garrison
Jim & Carla Giles
Barbara Gritzner
Linda D. & Randall Hartwig
Stefanie Holmes
Ardyce Lee
John Luttrell
Brittany McMahan
Marla McMaster
Virginia Minturn
Heather Mooney
Barbara Reeve
Lee Robertson
Pam Salem
Ashley & Shaun Salem
Jane Shelton
Nan Shugart
Jessica Snyder
James & Claire Williams
Carol Williams


Shaun Salem, Conductor

P.O. Box 6980
Oak Ridge, TN 37831-6980

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Serving the Secret City since it was a secret!