Our current Young Artist winner Karl Rueterbusch still plans to perform with us at an upcoming concert (TBD). Karl is a marimbist from Frankenmuth.
2020–21 marked our 75th anniversary. To celebrate the milestone, LCB commissioned a new work for concert band from composer Andrew Boysen. "The Lakes" features a movement representing each of Michigan's Great Lakes, and will be debuted when LCB can safely reconvene.
I. Erie (The Battle of Lake Erie and Oliver Hazard Perry)
II. Huron (The Ballad of Minnie Quay and the Ghosts of the Lakes)
III. Ontario (Kingstie and the Monsters of the Lakes)
IV. Superior (The Edmund Fitzgerald and the Legend of the Three Waves)
V. Michigan (The Legend of Sleeping Bear Dunes)