The Etobicoke Community Concert Band is the community-based concert band based in Etobicoke (a suburb of Toronto, Ontario, Canada). Founded in 1995, the band is comprised of approximately 40 volunteer musicians.
Our 2016-2017 season will soon be here! We are coming off a very successful 21st Anniversary year and our new season is going to be an exciting one. Please join us for our 4 formal concerts on the following dates:
Friday, Oct. 28, 2016 – “AAARRR, Matey” -Music of sailors, pirates and adventurers. With special guest: John MacMurchy on Tenor Sax/Clarinet.
Friday, Dec. 16, 2016 – “Christmas Sweater Swinging” – Seasonal favourites with a swing twist and fond praise of the ugly Christmas sweater.
Friday, Mar. 31, 2017 – “What happens in Vegas” – Best from the Rat Pack & modern shows of the Vegas casinos featuring the power of our own Etobicoke Swing Orchestra.
Friday, May 26, 2017 – “Bandemonium” – A great pandemonium of music with concert band as the common element.
All of our formal concerts are in the Auditorium at Etobicoke Collegiate, 86 Montgomery Rd. beginning at 8:00 pm. Doors open at 7:30pm. Ticket prices are: Adults & Seniors – $15.00, Children – Free. Group discount rates are available by calling our Box Office at 416-410-1570. Please check our web-site: www.eccb.ca or on Facebook – www.eccb.ca/facebook for further updates.
We look forward to seeing all of our loyal audience members, bring a family member or friend and introduce them to E.C.C.B. where we always play – “Great music…Right in your own backyard!”. Your feedback means a lot to us, so if you have any suggestions on what type of music you would like to hear or have any recommendations please drop us a line.
Interested in playing with us? Read more us on the join the band page. We rehearse on Wednesday evenings from 7:30pm-10:00pm in the music room at Etobicoke Collegiate, 86 Montgomery Rd., Etobicoke. After taking a break in August, band returns to rehearsals on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015.