20140702 - Woodstock City Band 130 years (KG) - nwherald

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Kyle Grillot - kgrillot@shawmedia.com
Jack Brown, 10, of Woodstock (from left) sits with his grandparents Joan, and Jack Brown during the Woodstock City Band performance celebrating it's 130th year of existence. Sweeney composed and directed “Spring City Overture,” an overture written in part like a march, to commemorate the band’s longstanding history. The McHenry County Community Foundation awarded $4000 to the city of Woodstock to commission Sweeney's composure.