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NYSB at Old Orchard Beach

The New York Staff Band (Bandmaster Ronald Waiksnoris) joined many again this year in the annual pilgrimage to Old Orchard Beach, Maine, for the Camp Meetings. The Staff Band participated with musical support in the meetings for the first weekend, a march of witness and concert at the pier, as well as presenting a festival on Monday night.  Read more

NYSB Weekend in Ohio

The New York Staff Band had a busy but successful weekend in Northeast Ohio on 28 – 30 October 2005. Despite some potentially serious issues, including having three different fill-in players on solo horn and the illness of the bandmaster, it was described as “one of the most rewarding trips in this decade.”  Read more

Bowen Featured in Profile Night XXVII

The long-running Profile Night series of concerts in New York had its latest installment on 14 October 2005, when composer and conductor Brian Bowen was featured at Profile Night XXVII.  Read more

Annual Festival Features Future All-Stars

Sixty young people, ranging in age from 13 to 18, from all four US territories and Canada gathered at Star Lake Camp in New Jersey for the second annual Future All-Stars weekend sponsored by the New York Staff Band.  Read more

New York State of Mind

The National Capital Band, based in Washington, DC, spent the last weekend of February in the Greater New York Division, with performances at the Centennial Memorial Temple, Templo de Queens, and Hempstead Citadel.  Read more

Brass in the Cathedral

The Cathedral of the Incarnation, in Garden City, Long Island, New York, was the venue for the 23rd Annual Children’s Summer Camp Benefit Concert, featuring the New York Staff Band (Bandmaster Ronald Waiksnoris).  Read more

NYSB Performs in Old Orchard Beach

For the second time in 2002, the New York Staff Band (Bandmaster Ronald Waiksnoris) traveled north to the state of Maine. This visit included performances in Old Orchard Beach.  Read more

Far North Trip for New York Staff Band

On the weekend of 15 - 17 March 2002, the New York Staff Band (Bandmaster Ronald Waiksnoris) traveled to the Northern New England Division for a Music and Gospel Arts weekend.  Read more

NYSB Weekend in NEOSA

The New York Staff Band (Bandmaster Ronald Waiksnoris) traveled to the North East Ohio (NEOSA) Division on the weekend of 20 - 21 October 2001.  Read more