Ye Olde Towne Band
May 2017 concert at Shoup Park

Our Conductor
2017 Concert Schedule
Past Concerts
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Our Conductor

John DeLoach, conductor John DeLoach has been a long time member of Ye Olde Towne Band, serving in our trumpet section.  He has served as our conductor since 2004, following in the footsteps of his mentor and YOTB's previous conductor, Eldon Wiegman.

2017 Concert Schedule

YOTB Concert Poster Come and enjoy a free, old-fashioned band concert in a beautiful park setting. Each month, Ye Olde Towne Band of Los Altos provides an enjoyable concert presenting music ranging from rousing marches to popular musicals. Spend a lazy Sunday afternoon sitting on the grass listening to your favorite concert music. A playground is available for the youngsters. Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy.

Click on the small image at the left to download our concert poster (PDF, 66 kB)

Shoup Park

400 University Avenue, Los Altos, CA

1:30 to 3:30 PM
The last Sunday of each Summer Month

May 28
June 25

July 30

August 27
September 24
1st Half 2nd Half
Join The Circus by Cy Coleman & Michel Stewart
The Star Spangled Banner by Francis Scott Key
Fantasyland by Disney Music Co.
Never On Sunday by Billy Towne & Manos Hadjidakis
The Sound Of Music by Richard Rodgers
Rain arranged by Jack Bullock
Tin Pan Alley! arranged by Warren Barker
The Peanut Vendor by Moises Simons / Bob Mosley
The Florentiner March by Julius Fucik
The Thunderer March by John Philip Sousa
Mary Poppins by Richard & Robert Sherman
Sweet Georgia Brown by Ben Bernie, Maceo Pinkard &
        Kenneth Casey
Yakety Sax by James Rich & Boots Randolph
I Left My Heart In San Francisco by Douglas Cross &
        George Cory
The Teddy Bear's Picnic by John W. Bratton
Concert Finale arranged by Eldon Wiegman
     America, The Beautiful America Battle Hymn of The Republic

    God Bless America Hosts of Freedom March

Los Altos Pet Parade
YouTube video of 2014 Parade Float

20 May 2017 @ 10:00 AM

Fourth of July
10:00 AM  Formal ceremony
10:30 AM Music starts
Shoup Park, Los Altos, CA

Los Altos Festival of Lights Parade (November 26)
YouTube video of 2007 Parade Float

6 - 7:30 PM
Main Street, Los Altos, CA

Ye Olde Towne Band

Ye Olde Towne Band rehearses each Thursday evening from April through September.  Rehearsals start at 7:30 PM and run to about 9:45 PM.  We meet in the Garden House at Shoup Park (map), 400 University Avenue, Los Altos, California. Membership is open to musicians of all skill levels.  There are no auditions.  Our first rehearsal in 2016 will be in April 21.  Please check back for an actual date or e-mail Chairs for the musicians are provided, but they should bring their own music stands.

Rehearsal Schedule

Interview of John DeLoach, Conductor, on Robert Emmett's KFJC Radio Show
July 25, 2009 interview narrative only (31 minutes, 14.5 MB)

"Since Yesterday" by Max Drexler World Premier
Since Yesterday by Max Drexler
July 29, 2012
Los Altos Ye Olde Towne Band
Brass Ensemble
more information



Past Concerts


Los Altos Ye Olde Towne Band - Trumpeter under Tree

Ye Olde Towne Band is sponsored by:

The City of Los Altos,
Jerome & Sylvia Drexler, Lee Smith
BridgePoint at Los Altos,
Los Altos Community Foundation
Kiwanis Club of Los Altos, and Rotary Club of Los Altos

Ye Olde Towne Band is a member for the Association of Concert Bands
and is a licensed BMI/ASCAP performance band

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