band is currently off-season. The
next rehearsal will begin on Mondays from 6:30-9pm at Nevada Union High
School’s band room I-3 on October 2, 2017. Join us!
Thursday February 9,
Joint ensemble concert with the Nevada Union High School band program, Multipurpose
Room, Grass Valley , 7:00pm –
8:30pm – Google pictures, Facebook pictures
Sunday May 14,
“A Mother of a Band Concert” with
guest conductor Tony Clements, Nevada Theatre, Nevada City, 2:30 –
4:15pm – Google
pictures, Facebook pictures
Sunday June 25,
Picnic Pops Concert #1 at Pioneer Park, theme “Summers of
Love – Love Gone Wrong”, 5:00 – 7:00pm – Google pictures, Facebook
Friday June 30, 2017
“Saving Pioneer Park’s Grass” work party – Google pictures, Facebook
Saturday July 1, 2017
Independence Day Pops Concert as part of Mohawk Valley Independence Day
events, Graeagle Park in downtown Graeagle, 4:00 – 6:30pm– Google pictures, Facebook
Tuesday July 4, 2017
Independence Day curbside concert, downtown historic Grass
Valley at 10:00am (1 hour before the 11:00am parade) plus intermittently
during the parade – Google
Sunday July 23, 2017
Picnic Pops Concert #2 at
Pioneer Park, theme “Summers of Love – Burning Band”, 5:00 –
Saturday August 12,
Pine Tree Stage Pops Concert at the Fair, Nevada County Fairgrounds, Grass Valley,
3:00 – 4:30pm – Google pictures,
Picnic Pops Concert #3 at Pioneer Park, theme “Summers of
Love – Big Hair”, 5:00 – 7:00pm – Google pictures, Facebook
November 26, 2017
“Nevada County Concert Band’s First
Time Ever Old-Time Holiday Radio Pageant Extravaganza,” The Center for the
Arts, Grass Valley, 3:00 – 4:30m
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Nevada County Concert Band
P.O. Box 1444
Nevada City, California 95959
all NCCBand musicians and Band Hands at
8/28/2016 Picnic Pops concert at Pioneer Park, Nevada City, CA
Every year, the Nevada
County Concert Band (NCCBand) brings back to life an era in American history
when the local Sunday Band Concert was a grand social occasion. Located in the Sierra Nevada
foothills' gold country of Grass Valley and Nevada City, the NCCBand performs
at public parks and local events.
In the summer, enjoy
the 4-part Picnic Pops Concert Series, or wave a flag at the curbside with
the band at the Independence Day Parade, or enjoy an indoor concert in the
winter and spring. Our local
volunteer musicians will entertain you with a fine selection of
If you are seeking a true small-town
experience, join the hundreds of loyal NCCBand fans at any of the variety of
concerts listed at this website. Once you experience the music and fun with
the Nevada County Concert Band, you’ll understand another reason why we
believe that the Gold Country is so special.
Friend of the Band
By becoming a FRIEND OF THE BAND, you
will help provide new music, instrument repair, venue rental, and mitigate
other expenses that exist in our endeavor to provide quality, free musical
entertainment for Nevada County.
Pledge to become instrumental in our future!
Join the Band
We are always seeking new musicians!
All instrument players are welcome who can
read music well. Young and old
sit side by side, and we would enjoy having you join our band family. Not every member can be at every
performance, so we welcome new musicians! Click
here for more information about joining the band. Rehearsals are at the
Pioneer Park bandshell in Nevada City on Mondays 6:30-9:00pm.
Bring your instrument, and join in the fun!
♬ NCCBand’s 2017 Foote Scholarships ♬
The Nevada County Concert Band offers the Jerry Foote
Scholarship for music students ages 16-25.
Congratulations to this year’s
recipients Noah Grove and Miles Mason. These two
scholarship recipients will be performing a solo with the Nevada County
Concert Band this season. Click
here for details, pictures, and more.
Be a Band Hands Volunteer
Don’t play an instrument? We have
a non-musician volunteer job for you!
You get an awesome t-shirt, and can take part either behind the
scenes, or even during the concert events. Click
here for details.
We Have Small Ensembles!
Each of these small groups is available to perform at your
next event. And more ensembles
are now being formed!
Project or Community Service Project
High school seniors can fulfill their graduation requirements (or eighth
graders with their Community Service project) by working with the band.
Contact the band’s conductor at firstname.lastname@example.org to work out an individual
contract to participate in this opportunity. Here are some possibilities:
the band or a small ensemble
• performing a solo with band
• sheet music, library, and
• public relations (radio, news,
website, pictures, fliers)
• show management, scripts,
guests, announcers, locations