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Serving the Secret City since it was a secret!

— ORCB PRESENTS  —
The Showcase Concert on January 29 will feature Community band and area musicians performing a variety of music selections in small ensembles, trios, duets, and solos.  
This free event is a favorite of our musicians and always draws a large crowd.  
ORCB INDOOR CONCERT
Sunday, March 12, at 6:30 p.m.
The Cathedral of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus
711 S. Northshore Drive, Knoxville, TN 37919
MEMORIAL DAY CELEBRATION
Monday, May 29, 2023 at 7 p.m.
A. K. Bissell Park Pavillion
1403 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
INDEPENDENCE DAY CONCERT
Tuesday, July 4, 2023 at 7:30 p.m.
A. K. Bissell Park Pavillion
1403 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
ORCB BRASS SHOWCASE
September 2023
TBA
ORCB FALL CONCERT
Sunday, October 22, 2023 at 3:30 p.m.
Location TBA
ORCB HOLIDAY CONCERT
Sunday, December 10, 2023 at 3:30 p.m.
Location TBA
Click here to see 
ORCB's Current Rehearsal and Performance Calendar
*NOTE:  We are aware that Google may list our concert time incorrectly.  
“The Navy Hymn”
Eternal Father, Strong to Save
by
William Whiting (1825–1878)
Arr. Claude T. Smith (1932–1987)
Performed by the Oak Ridge Community Band July 4, 2021

Join

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 12
7:00-9:00 p.m. • First Baptist Church, Oak Ridge

About

Oak Ridge Community Band (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, YouTube, and Twitter!

Donate

In lieu of admission, the band relies on donations to help defray expenses. Through the continued generosity of our donors, 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 at ORCB concerts. 

ORCB is a 501(c)3 Organization that participates with both Amazon Smile
and Kroger Cares. Your donation may be tax deductible. 

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 can donate via PayPal by clicking here or the PayPal image link above.

Or you can mail your contributions to:

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

ORCB 2019-2022 CONTRIBUTORS

SPECIAL BENEFACTORS

Anonymous
Don & Liz Batchelor
Steven & Alessandra Hirshman
Leslie C. Holman 
Chet & Jane Morris
Cheryl Nobles
Dan & Linda Young 

BENEFACTORS

Judy Goans
Kim Kasten
Don Spong & Janet Swift

PATRONS

Bill & Robin Bell
Walter & Joanne Carow
M.L. & G.T. Carroll
Melanie Ensign
Norbert Grant
David & Ellen Greenwood
Linda D. & Randall Hartwig
Cyndi Jeffers
Carolyn Lennon
Thelma & Joseph McGrory

SPONSORS

Wayne & Pat Clark
Ranaye Dreier & Kim Kasten
Victoria Durham & Bill Bell
Art Dworkin & Fran Silver
Ernest P. Elliot
George & Diane Farris
Amy Hylton
Doug & Cyndi Jeffers
Lee Allen & Carole Lundin
William & Patricia Murray
Dale & Rita Pendley
William & Marjorie Salem
Brent Sigmon & Nancy Carow
Priscilla Spitzer
Techmer PM
Peggy Bertrand Terpstra
Sarah Walters
Catherine Whitt
Carol Williams

FRIENDS

Martha Adler-Jasny
Martha Jane Axford
Robert Campbell
Sharon T. Capps
David Christen
Joan De Tar
Mary & Julian Dodge
Joyce Drischler
Victoria Durham
Mr. & Mrs. Roland Friedrich
Emily French
Jim & Carla Giles
William Karn & Janet Grinnell
Barbara Gritzner
Randy & Linda Hartwig
Marla McMaster
Rosemary E. McNerney
Emily Phillips
Dorothy Prokop
Jana & Noah Spitzer
Marjorie Swenson
Lucinda Young

Contact

ORCB
Shaun Salem, Conductor

P.O. Box 6980
Oak Ridge, TN 37831-6980
Phone: (865) 202-2773
oakridgecommunityband@gmail.com
www.orcb.org

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Serving the Secret City since it was a secret!