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AMHERST, Mass. (WWLP) – In a program of “non-stop musical entertainment,” the University of Massachusetts Amherst Wind Ensemble and Symphony Band will preform Saturday in the Amherst Common as part of Bandtoberfest.
The bands will play from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. The band’s set list includes: Holst’s Suite in E-flat, music by Tchaikovksy, Smetana, Sousa, Strauss, and Fillmore; jazz and ragtime by Count Basie, Duke Ellington, and Scott Joplin, latin-inspired music such as The Peanut Vendor, a tribute to Aretha Franklin and music from Mary Poppins.