The Strongsville Community Band was founded in 1990 by director Ken Mehalko. The Band performs six outdoor concerts during the summer season, and a variety of indoor concerts the remainder of the year..
The Strongsville Community Band performs six outdoor concerts during the summer months on the Strongsville Commons. Also scheduled in the Cultural Center of the Ehrnfelt Recreation and Senior Center are a Christmas Concert, a Winter Concert and a Spring Concert.
Outstanding musicians from all walks of life, including students, professionals and retirees join together in this community band because of their love for making music. The ensemble programs a variety of musical styles including marches, light classics and “pop” selections and other contemporary literature from the concert band repertoire.
The band has also performed in other communities in the area including The Lorain Palace Theater with the Patriots Concert Band, at Lakeland Community College with the Lakeland Civic Band, two performances at Severance Hall, the home of The Cleveland Orchestra, at Hudson Bandstand on the Green in Hudson, Ohio, and at Lakeside, Ohio. Loras John Schissel, Dr. Frederick Fennell, Dr. Howard Meeker and Dr. Gary Ciepluch are but a few of the guest directors who have conducted the band in concert.
18688 Royalton Rd, Strongsville (OH), 44136, United States