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Summer Concert – Union Park Gardens

July 26, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

*This concert features performances from both OperaDelaware and First State Symphonic Band.*
OperaDelaware 6:00-6:45
First State Symphonic Band 6:45-7:30

Band Members

We’re performing for the lovely community at Union Park Gardens, located at Sycamore Street and Bankcroft Parkway. In the community there’s a grassy island that runs between the streets. The band should start setting up 5:30, please arrive as soon as you can. There will be a trailer of some sort and Opera DE will be putting on a short show from 6pm to 6:45pm. The band needs to take seats QUIETLY while the Opera show is going on. When the Opera program is over, they will introduce our band. The band may be playing a reduced program, depending on the time. Please watch and listen to Jon as he will tell you what songs you will be playing. 

  • Report time: 5:30PM
  • Bring your black music stand. Silver is okay too, but no other colors please.
  • Concert is outdoors. Bring plexiglass and clips to anchor music.
  • Musician attire: summer
  • Black pants, black socks, black dress shoes (no sneakers), blue/gold FSSB shirt
  • Listen for announcements about helping to pick up chairs, giving the percussion section a hand with moving equipment, etc. Your help is greatly appreciated.


July 26, 2023
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:


Summer in the Parks


Union Park Gardens
South Bancroft Parkway & Sycamore Street
Wilmington, DE United States
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