Thursday, September 17, 2015

Photo Number 2018

This is a snapshot from the Antique Shop in Detroit Lakes Minnesota.

Band practice Dl Antiques

Band concert/practice someplace.  Community Bands used to be a big thing, people would get together and play music sometimes to dance and sometimes they would march in parades.  My husbands Grandfather played in a community band in the early 1900’s.

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4 comments:

  1. Look at the size of that band - impressive!

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  2. I can envision people on blankets at the opposite area sitting on blankets listening to the live music. This is way before stereos and probably tv.

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  3. That photo caught my eye right away, because Community Bands are alive and kicking around here, even today. There is a big one in the city where I live, and another promising one in the town to the north of us.

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  4. That's a big band! I can hear them playing patriotic music... instead of show tunes... :)

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