Civil War Band Performance


The Long Beach City College Evening Wind Symphony and Band of the California Battalion, a reenacted Civil War Union Brass Band will be featured in Concert on Wednesday evening, June 6, 2018 at 7:00 pm in The Egg.

Both groups are under the direction of Dr. Gary Thomas Scott, retired Dean of the School of Creative Arts and Applied Sciences at Long Beach City College. A wonderful program is planned that includes marches, international music, traditional American songs, movie music, period music and a few surprises!

The Band of the California Battalion, a fully reenacted Civil War Brass Band, performs in uniform and on authentic period instruments. They provide an  entertaining and informative program of music from a time when “instruments had character and characters had instruments!”

The performances by these groups are always crowd pleasers and feature music to be enjoyed by all. You won’t want to miss it!

Admission is FREE!

If you require accommodations, please contact the Disabled Students Programs & Services (DSPS) at least 72 hours prior to the event at (562) 938-4558 or (562) 938-4833 (TTY) or If you require sign language interpreting services, please contact Stephanie Bonales at or (562) 938-4918.
If you require Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) services, please contact Sunita Shelly: / 562.938.4947 or Sonia Leticia Vélez: at least 5 business days prior to the event. Please note requests are based on provider availability, the more advance notice the better.