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Welcome to Youngstown Area Community Concert Band

Welcome to Youngstown Area Community Concert Band

Welcome to Youngstown Area Community Concert BandWelcome to Youngstown Area Community Concert Band

Rehearsals & Board Meetings

Rehearsal Schedule

Updated March 12, 2020

Due to school closing directives per Gov. DeWine, rehearsals are cancelled for 3 weeks. In addition, there is no rehearsal on Holy Thursday April 9.  

Our next rehearsal is scheduled for APRIL 16. 

Check back here for further developments. 

When in session, rehearsals are held on 

Thursdays   7-9pm at
Austintown Middle School
800 S Raccoon Road, Austintown

Next Board Meeting

Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 12pm
 Canfield Public Library

New Shirts for Summer Season 2020

Photo of our new shirt and hats

Order your shirt before the end of February!!

This is our new look for 2020.  The hat choice is blue or black and the visor is black.  The order form contains all sizes and prices and includes orders for shirts, hats, visors, sweatshirts, and jackets.

Three Rivers Community Band Festival

UpDate Mar 13, 2020

Subject: Three Rivers Community Band Festival is Cancelled!

Dear Festival Band Player,

It is with sincere regret that the East Winds Symphonic Band board  of directors and the Three Rivers Community Band Festival steering  committee are canceling the band festival scheduled for Saturday, March  28.

As you know, health officials are recommending against large gatherings to deter the further spread of the Coronavirus.

The Festival organizers have been particularly concerned that many  of our community band players fall into a higher risk age group.

And we have just learned that the Upper St. Clair School District has temporarily canceled events by outside groups.

Sincerely,
Festival Band Committee


ORIGINAL PLANS - NOW CANCELLED:

The Three River Community Band Festival will be held at the Upper St. Clair High School located at 1825 McLaughlin Run Road, Upper St. Clair, PA 15241.  Once again, we are organizing a Festival Band comprised  of players from community bands and ensembles throughout the western PA  area.  Dr. James Gourlay, Artistic and General Director of the River  City Brass, returns at this year’s guest conductor.  Dr. Gourlay is celebrating his 10th season as the Artistic and  General Director of the River City Brass. Read more about Dr. Gourlay’s background and  general information about the TRCBF Festival Band at  http://ewsb.org/festival/.

After a three hour morning rehearsal,  the Festival Band opens the TRCBF at 2:00 pm.  Three other community  bands follow with 30 minute performances.  Admission is free and open to  the public.  A reception for all performers and guests follows the  conclusion of the festival in the late afternoon.  Visit the festival  band page for further details at  http://ewsb.org/festival/festival-band/.

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How to Synchronize your calendar to YACCB Calendar

Keep up to date and never have to manually add to your calendar

YACCB activities are kept on a Google  calendar.  If you keep an electronic calendar on your computer, tablet,  or smart phone, you can subscribe to the YACCB calendar so you don't  have to manually enter our rehearsals, concerts, or meetings.  By  keeping your personal calendar automatically updated with the YACCB  calendar, you always have the most current information.  To subscribe,  you will need to use the URL address:

https://www.google.com/calendar/ical/webmaster%40yaccb.org/public/basic.ics

iPhone  and iPad:  Settings -> Passwords & Accounts -> Add Account  -> Other -> Add Subscribed Calendar -> <enter the .ics  filename (URL) above in the Server field>

For  other smart phones or tablets, let webmaster know the path to set it  up.  It is usually in Settings for subscribing to a calendar. 

Alternately, if your personal calendar is Google, you can "add a friend's calendar" with the address 

webmaster@yaccb.org

Member Downloads

Use the shirt order form for all your YACCB-logo apparel:  hats, visors, sweatshirts, and jackets.

YACCB SHIRT ORDER FORM 2020 (pdf)

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Cancellation Protocol (pdf)

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Section Coordinator Protocol (pdf)

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