The Orlando Concert Band is a 70 member ensemble, organized and operated as a non-profit Florida corporation. Founded in 1989 and composed of both professional and amateur musicians, the band performs concerts as well as a variety of ceremonies and other special events throughout Central Florida.
The Orlando Concert Band presents a concert to honor those individuals who gave their lives in the service of their country. An Orlando Concert Band brass sextet accompanied by vocalist Keith Bolves will perform patriotic music to honor those individuals who gave their lives in the service of their country. While live attendance will not be permitted, “Woodlawn Cemetery” will video tape the solemn program and have it available later in the day for viewing on their Facebook page.Find out more »
In the interest of public health and safety, Orlando’s City Hall has decided to host “Fireworks at the Fountain” virtually this year. Tune in to WKMG News 6 as they broadcast an encore presentation of previous years’ fireworks displays, set to Orlando Concert Band’s wonderful patriotic music.Find out more »
Jon Territo is in his 11th season directing the Orlando Concert Band. Territo’s conducting credits also include the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, Disney’s Christmas Candlelight Orchestra and Choir, the Garden Theatre and many years as the Producer and Instrumental Director of the Singing Christmas Trees, in Orlando.
Originally from Indiana, Eric received a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education from Ball State University. After a few years of band directing, he went on to receive a Master of Music and the Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Percussion Performance with a minor in conducting from Louisiana State University.