Thank you

Thanks from the Community Band of the Palouse

The Community Band of the Palouse wishes to thank everyone in the Moscow-Pullman area for their support and assistance in making our 40th anniversary year so memorable and successful!!

We thank the following for providing performance venues:

Gladish Community Cultural Center, Donna Gwinn, director, Sandee Powell, facility coordinator, Bryton LeValley and Sean Ricardas, production; Pullman Parks and Recreation, Kurt Dahmen, Megan Vining and crews; Linda Pall, Heart of the Arts; Jenny Kostroff, 1912 Center; Kathleen Burns, Moscow Arts Commission, Moscow Farmer’s Market; Alexandra Anderson, Pullman Chamber of Commerce.

Our guest performers/collaborators: Garry Walker and the Lewis-Clark Community Band; Mr. Nick Courtnage and the Pullman High School Band; Dr. Dave Turnbull and the WSU Symphonic Band; vocalists Elizabeth Hardyway, Katie Chaney, violinist Diane Worthey; Brig. Gen. Carleton B. Waldrop; Det. 905 AFROTC, Honor Guard; Quad-City Saxophone Ensemble.

Supporting Cast: Prof. Dave Jarvis, School of Music, WSU; Keeney Brothers Music; Theta Delta Chapter, Tau Beta Sigma; Matt Brown and Matt Almond, WSU Athletics; Pullman School District, Pullman High School; J and H Printers, Precision Engraving and Gifts ; John McCabe, Heroes and Sports.

Financial Support: Edmund and Beatriz Schweitzer; our donors at the concerts; Friends of the Band—our inaugural members Mayor Glenn Johnson and Mrs. Kathy Johnson, CB and Rosemary Waldrop, Barbara Johnson, Paul and Nadine Sturm, Mary Ramirez, Mary Carloye, Mike and Sheri Wadsworth, Annika Larsen, Frances Pettit in memory of Ghery Pettit, and those who wish to remain anonymous……

Publicity: Evan Ellis and KQQQ; Shawn Carson, Inland NW Broadcasting; M-P Daily News, Bill McKee; Daily Evergreen, Dustin VDH; Inland 360, Conor Gleason; Community News; Northwest Public Radio; Tri-state Outfitters

We also thank our audience members, our friends and families, all who have listened to our music and shared with us your gratitude and encouragement. We are looking forward to a great year serving our communities in 2015. Watch for our schedule at our website, and like us on Facebook at

Conductor Denise Snider also thanks all the members of the band for their fine musicianship and generous and loyal collaboration.