Who We Are

The Beaverton Community Band is an all-volunteer group of 60-75 adult musicians who share a love for concert band music and willingness to share their talents with the public. We believe that by offering life-long musical education, we can help to preserve the Community Concert Band tradition in America.

Music from Across the Atlantic Concert November 10, 2019

The Beaverton Community Band opens its 40th season with a Fall Concert, “Music from Across the Atlantic,” at 3:00 P.M. on Sunday, November 10, 2019 at Bethel Congregational United Church of Christ, 5150 SW Watson Avenue, Beaverton, OR.

The Beaverton Community Band opens its 2019-2020 season with its
Fall Concert on November 10th. This year’s theme is “Music from Across the Atlantic,” highlighting the music of Europe.

Though the pieces in the program are united by their connection to Europe, they nonetheless will provide the audience with a varied listening experience. Pierre Leemans’ “March of the Belgian Paratroopers,” Holst’s “Jupiter,” and a Rachmaninoff rhapsody are just some of the compositions
featured in the program. In addition, the program also includes several Christmas and Hanukkah selections in preview of the holidays ahead.

Sunday, November 10th, 3:00 P.M. until 5:00 P.M.

Admission: Free. Donations will be accepted for Bethel Congregational United Church of Christ’s Food Programs.

The Beaverton Community Band has performed for the Beaverton community for over 40 years.
The Fall Concert is the first of the band’s season. Other upcoming performances include:

  • Tree Lighting, Beaverton Library (time and date TBD)
  • Northwest Band Festival, Rex Putnam High School, March 7, 2020, 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
  • Winter Concert, Bethel Congregational United Church of Christ, March 22, 2020, 3:00 P.M.
  • Spring Concert, Bethel Congregational United Church of Christ, June 7, 2020, 3:00 P.M.

The Beaverton Community Band’s mission is to engage audiences with diverse artistic performances, enlighten the community through music education, and enrich the lives of its members. The band’s members volunteer their time to support music educators throughout the Beaverton School District, to encourage beginning musicians and build a vibrant arts community.

Americana Plus Concert June 23, 2019

The Beaverton Community Band will present “Americana Plus: A Musical Tribute to Americana and Veterans” at 6:30 P.M. on Sunday, June 23, 2019, at The Round, 12600 SW Crescent Street, Beaverton, OR.

The Beaverton Community Band presents a concert at The Round on June 23rd. This year’s theme is “Americana Plus” and features music honoring our country and veterans, as well as selected pieces from the band’s Spring Concert.

This outdoor concert offers pieces as varied as John Philip Sousa marches and a Queen medley. Other pieces pay tribute to great American composers such as Leonard Bernstein, recall the weaving of American folklore, or honor America’s military. The program also offers a nod to an outsize cultural phenomenon that played a role in America’s history: the British Invasion of the 1960s.

With no admission fee and a location mere steps from the Central Beaverton MAX stop, the Beaverton Community Band’s concert at The Round is accessible to everyone.

Sunday, June 23rd, 6:30 P.M.

Admission: Free.

The Beaverton Community Band has performed for the Beaverton community for over 30 years. The concert at The Round will be followed by a performance at the Summer 2019 Chalk Art Festival on August 10th at Cedar Hills Crossing.

The Beaverton Community Band’s mission is to engage audiences with diverse artistic performances, enlighten the community through music education, and enrich the lives of its members. The band’s members volunteer their time to support music educators throughout the Beaverton School District, to encourage beginning musicians and build a vibrant arts community.