Pickup Band

Do you have a horn or drum or some other instrument you’re eager to play this weekend, but don’t have a band? No problem!


Come join our pick-up band rehearsal on Saturday, Oct. 12, 4:00 – 5:00 pm in the Winter Street venue.


With direction from Ron Kelley of Bread & Puppet Circus Band, we’ll be practicing several easy-to-learn songs, and will then perform in the Sunday, Oct. 13, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm parade down Mass. Ave. from Davis Square to Harvard Square. We will be rehearsing the songs listed below:

Second Line (a Bb blues form, New Orleans tune)
When the Saints Go Marching In (in Bb)
Thousand Island (Rebirth Brass Band) in Eb

mp3, C instruments, Bb instruments, Eb instruments, trombone, F instruments, arrangement

Bumper To Bumper (J. Mushlin) in Cm
mp3 , C / Bb / Eb / bass