The Oregon Trail - Wagons ho! Join the Charlotte Pride Band on their adventure as they commemorate through music the victories and hardships of the 19th century western expansion from Missouri to the Pacific. The concert is on Saturday, March 1 at 7 pm in Heaton Hall, Myers Park Baptist Church, 1900 Queens Road in Charlotte. Tickets are $13 and may be purchased online at http://www.charlotteprideband.org.
Among the pieces the band will play are Copland’s "An Outdoor Overture," Barnes’s “Beautiful Oregon,” Hazo’s "Across the Halfpipe," Robert Smith’s “Buffalo Dances,” Buckley’s “Pacifica,” and Wilson’s "Colorado Peaks."