Knoxville Community Band

Parks and Recreation Director

Sheryl Ely
[email protected]
(865) 215-4311

Lakeshore Park
5930 Lyons View Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919

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  Schedule subject to change

Saturday, April 20th - 11am
Rossini Festival, Market Square Stage, Knoxville

Sunday, May 19th - 3 p.m.
Bearden Middle School, Knoxville

Sunday, June 23rd - 3 p.m.
Bearden Middle School, Knoxville

Sunday, July 28th - 3 p.m.
Bearden Middle School, Knoxville

Sunday, October 6th - 3 p.m.
Bearden Middle School, Knoxville

Sunday, December 8th - 3 p.m.
Bijou Theatre, Knoxville

The Knoxville Community Band gives musicians of all experience levels the opportunity to perform in various concerts, including an outdoor concert series during the summer and other festivals and City events throughout the year.

Click here to view the Knoxville Community Band's external website at
(This website is not managed by the City of Knoxville.)

The band plays an assortment of light classical, festive and marching songs.

The band meets in the band room at Northwest Middle School at 7 p.m. every Tuesday night (no practices in August or December).  

The band is directed by Larry Hicks, retired band director of Heritage High School in Maryville.  
Assistant director, Joel Tillman, is a former band director at Cherokee Middle School and assistant band director at Roane County High School.  He is currently an adjunct professor of trumpet and instrumental studies at Carson-Newman University.


For more information on concert dates or about joining the band, please contact Larry Hicks at [email protected]

Check out these Knoxville Community Band videos below or visit their YouTube page at