Veterans of Foreign War
Post 2093
Community Band

The Community Band has been performing together for more than twenty-five years.

(Click here for a photo of a performance many years ago. See if you can find any current members!).


We a supporting entity of VFW Post 2093 performing 12 to 15 concerts annually for special occasions such as:

Memorial Day Ceremony Christmas Concerts
Veterans Day Parade Independence Day Celebration
Various Church Socials Various Community ‘Days’

The Band Rehearses one night each week and “NEW” members are invited to join to make music and socialize. Join us – you’ll be glad you did!

The Community Band is under the Direction of Wilbur "Smitty" Smith who can be reached at smuffsan@gmail.com or 407-671-7447.

The Band President is Dan Slage who can be reached at dslage@steadfastdata.com.

Notes:

Example of online audio.

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From the Director (Smitty),

CNN Video!

CNN created a video on Veterans on President-Elect Trump which was filmed at the Winter Park Veterans Day Ceremony. Our band was featured. To view, click here. (It's a Flash video, so be sure that your Flash add-on is active and up to date).

Enjoy.

Smitty


From the President (Dan),

Rehearsal News!

Don’t forget to signup to bring something to the Band party on the 18th. The band will supply the main course and the members will supply the side dishes, drinks etc.. Since this is a pot luck please use the "RSVP NOW" button on this webpage  to let us know if you are able to bring something.  Select the item you will bring from the dropdown list. If your bag of Hamburger buns has 16 buns instead of 8 or you want to bring two bags of chips instead of one just choose Quantity "2"  on the RSVP form.

Do you have a special dish you want to bring that is not on the list? YES please bring it!

Music for Christmas Performances

National Anthem (Star Spangled Banner)
Service Medley
Christmas Declaration
The Most Wonderful Time of the Year
A Fireside Christmas
O Christmas Tree
Christmas Prism
Celtic Bell Carol
Fantasy on Greensleeves
Christmas Sonata
Christmas on Broadway
Simple Gifts
Sleigh Ride
Christmas Day
Celtic Carol
Good Swing Wenceslas
A Christmas Festival
Stars and Stripes for Christmas

Mark your Calendars

The annual Holiday concert at the Orlando Fashion Square Mall is scheduled for December 11th at 2pm. Bring friends and do some shopping.

Next Performance

Fashion Square Mall
(Sun. Dec. 11)
3201 E Colonial Dr
Orlando, FL
Show: 1:30 pm
Concert: 2:00 pm
Dress: Christmas-y
Bring guests.

Next Rehearsal

December 13th

I love this band.

Dan

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Link to History of the VFW #2093 Community Band

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Calendar of Events

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All rehearsals are from 7-9 pm at VFW Post 2093
4444 Edgewater Drive, Orlando, FL 32804.

Map/Directions

December Birthdays
Bill Gannaway, Bill Miller, Jerry Osborn, Tom Treece, Russ Ward, and Roland Wong


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