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Concert band honors members

Monday, August 27, 2007

Brazil Concert Band members (from left)_Wayne Parkins, Robert Beaman, Harold Ellshoff, BCB_Director Matt Huber, Bill Morthland, Ersel Burgess, John Boruff and Jim Pell were honored Sunday by the band with Lifetime of Band Awards.
The Brazil Concert Band honored seven of its members Sunday for years of service.

Wayne Perkins, Jim Pell, Harold Ellshoff, John Boruff, Robert Beaman, Ersel E. "Buz" Burgess and Bill Morthland all received Lifetime of Band Awards from BCB Director Matt Huber.

Beaman and Parkins have both been playing with the band since 1945.

The band played its final summer series performance Sunday. However, its next concert is scheduled for Aug. 31 at the Little Italy Festival in Clinton, beginning at 6 p.m.

The concert band will next play in Clay County on Sept. 22 as part of the Kiwanis Day Parade, starting at 1 p.m.

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