Just released!... "Whatsoever Things...
The Life and Teachings of
John P. Paynter" by Mark
Camphouse. Info here
NCB audition info
The Northshore Concert Band has current openings for 1 Bassoon, 1 French Horn, 1 Trombone, and 3 Trumpets!
Community Bands in Illinois
Please support your local community band by attending their concerts, or better yet, get that dusty old instrument out of the closet and join one!
NCB commissions Michael Martin
The Northshore Concert Band has commissioned Zero to Sixty! by Michael Martin for the NCB’s 60th anniversary next season.
There is So Much to Celebrate in our Upcoming Season!
Our 60th Year of Musical Excellence!
- The Northshore Concert Band is internationally known and respected for its musical excellence, leadership in community music, and service to music education.
Dr. Mallory Thompson's 10th Season as our Musical Director!
- Our Artistic Director, Dr. Mallory Thompson, is one of the most dynamic and respected conductors in the nation. She is director of bands, professor of music,
and coordinator of the conducting program at Northwestern University, and an active
guest conductor and clinician.
Our 40th Festival of Music!
- The Festival of Music attracts over 4,000 students for a comprehensive musical
Stay tuned for more info!
The Northshore Concert Band is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.