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Elkhart Municipal Band celebrates 75th anniversary

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It's a big year for the Elkhart Municipal Band, they're celebrating their 75th anniversary.

The band hosted their annual spring concert Sunday at the Lerner Theater. It's their last indoor concert before they kick off the summer season. The director says this year they will be having special events with many special guests to commemorate this milestone.

"We're very fortunate to entertain our audiences in our local community and we're very fortunate to be backed by the city of Elkhart, the mayor's office and the city council," says David Swihart, band director.

He says the band is funded by the city and wouldn't exist without those funds.

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