Saturday, May 23, 2009

Green-Wood Cemetery's Annual Memorial Day Concert

from lostingreenwoodheights on Brooklynian:

The Green-Wood Historic Fund presents:

Memorial Day
Monday, May 25, 2009

11th Annual Free Outdoor Concert
2:30PM @ Green-Wood
Featuring the ISO Symphonic Band

Our 11th annual Memorial Day concert will showcase the music of the ISO Symphonic Band, directed by Brian Worsdale, conductor, featuring select compositions by Green-Wood Cemetery’s permanent residents Leonard Bernstein, Fred Ebb, Louis Moreau Gottschalk and other famous composers.

Bring a folding chair, a blanket and a picnic lunch. Cookout food, snacks and drinks, as well as books and souvenirs relating to the history of the Cemetery, will be for sale--and you can join the Green-Wood Historic Fund.

Admission is free and concert will be held rain or shine.

For the past 14 1/2 years InterSchool Orchestra’s ensemble has provided, FREE OF TUITION, an opportunity for musicians to explore concert band repertoire through rehearsals and performances throughout New York City.

Free parking is available, first come, first served.

A National Historic Landmark–Est. 1838–Our main entrance is located at 500 25th Street (on 5th Avenue) in Brooklyn. Via subway, take the R to the 25th Street station. For more info, call 718.768.7300 or visit us on-line at

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