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!

Please note for Accommodations: At least 72 hours prior to the event, (562) 938-4558 (voice), (562) 353-4217 (videophone), & // Sign Language Interpreting, please contact Stephanie Bonales at or (562) 938-4918.
Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) services, 5 business days prior to the event, please contact Human Resources Staff at *requests are based on provider availability*