Thanks to sponsors Port of Long Beach, Friends of the Long Beach Municipal Band, and Partners of Parks for their support in 2021.
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About Conductor Kurt Curtis
Kurt Curtis has been a member of the Municipal Band’s trumpet section for 25 years and has performed as a soloist and guest conductor on numerous occasions. He has also been a musician, performer, and conductor at Disneyland for the past 38 years where he is currently the conductor of the Disneyland Band, leader of the Fanfare Trumpets and Pearly Band, and serves as Master of Ceremonies for many park offerings. Additionally, Curtis has performed with orchestras throughout Southern California, including Broadway shows at the Ahmanson Theater. He has been a recording musician in Hollywood on many movie soundtracks, television shows and cartoons, and has toured extensively throughout the United States and Japan. Curtis’ wide-ranging musical expertise and background in entertainment will serve him well in his new role as conductor of the Long Beach Municipal Band. When asked about his new appointment, Curtis stated, “I’m truly honored to be named the new conductor of this historic and treasured group of musicians that bring so much joy and unity to the community.”