The New Cumberland Town Band had its beginning in 1946 as the New Cumberland
American Legion Post 143 Band. In the early 1950s the band became an independent,
The Band is most active in the summer months and plays in New Cumberland and other
Harrisburg area venues. The Band also plays an annual Christmas Concert at Trinity
United Methodist Church which is co-sponsored by the New Cumberland OldeTowne
The band has been directed by Harold Yegley, Ken Sampson, Don MacCluskie, Larry
Vittone, Don Shope, Dick Klinedinst, Pat Ciccarone, Earl T. Caton, Jr., Larry Grier, Donna
J. Deaven, Tom Turnbull, Jr. and our current conductor John Bugosh.
New Cumberland Town Band practices most Tuesday evenings during the summer
7:30-9:30. Trinity United Methodist Church is home to the bands spacious, air
conditioned practice hall. The band is grateful for the church's generous support.
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The band is busy this month! On September 17 we will once again provide the
pre-competition music for the West Shore Classic Competition at 5:30 PM at Cedar Cliff
High School. Come hear our band play and then stay to cheer on the West Shore
Marching Band as it performs. On September 24 the band plays at 11:00 AM for the
New Cumberland Apple Fest. Because we were rained out in August, the band will play
on September 25 at 5:00 at Adams Ricci Park in Enola. For directions to any of these
performances, see our Concert Schedule page with map links.
|SEPTEMBER 17 - WEST SHORE STADIUM
SEPTEMBER 24 - APPLE FESTIVAL
SEPTEMBER 25 - ADAMS RICCI PARK