Rochester Community Concert Band presents ‘Musician’s Favorites’

In its third concert of the season, the Rochester Community Concert Band (RCCB), conducted by Paul F. DeRubeis, will present ‘Musician’s Favorites’ on Tuesday, February 27, 2024, at 7:30 p.m. in the Stoney Creek High School Auditorium located at 6755 Sheldon Road in Rochester Hills, Mich.

The concert is open to the public and admission is free. Donations are gratefully accepted and appreciated. 

The concert will feature Dr. Amanda Ross, Visiting Professor of Trumpet, Oakland University performing “Fantasie Brillante” by Jean-Baptiste Arban. 

Dr. Amanda Ross

We also welcome to the podium RCCB members Natalie Debusschure who will conduct “Festive Overture” by Dmitri Shostakovich and Bridgette Tepper conducting Gustav Holst’s “Second Suite for Military Band”.

Back to perform “Bugler’s Holiday” by Leroy Anderson are RCCB trumpeters Alex Floury, Bridgette Tepper, and Rob Roy.

Other selections to be performed include: “Baba Yetu” by Christopher Tin from the video game Civilization IV, “Sinatra!” a medley of his most popular songs arranged by Stephen Bulla, and in honor of our hometown team, “Gridiron Heroes” Fight Song of the Detroit Lions.

For more information, visit our website, email the RCCB at, or phone 248.462.9043.

About Rochester Community Concert Band

The 85-member all-volunteer Rochester Community Concert Band is conducted by Paul F. DeRubeis. It includes adult community members from the greater Rochester and Rochester Hills area, advanced high school students, and college students from Macomb Community College.

The RCCB is a 501(c)(3) non-profit tax-exempt organization; donations are accepted and greatly appreciated.

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