Sept. 17, 2020

Lynn Cleary, Community Band Conductor and Performer, Joins the Club

Lynn Cleary, Community Band Conductor and Performer, Joins the Club

In Michigan, she was a middle school band director, high school band director, middle school principal, high school principal, and even school superintendent. Retiring to the Suncoast of Florida meant she, unexpectedly, became involved with the many community bands and arts organizations our area is so well known for. Now, Lynn Cleary is the conductor of the Manatee Community Concert Band, the Suncoast Wind Ensemble, performs in and is president of the North Port Concert Band and the North Port Performing Arts Alliance, and performs in the Lakewood Ranch Wind Ensemble. Hear her story of finding community music making on our Suncoast and much more on this episode of the Suncoast Culture Club Podcast. Come along and join the club!

• Manatee Community Concert Band Website and Facebook  and YouTube

• North Port Concert Band Website and Facebook

• Lakewood Ranch Wind Ensemble Website and Facebook

• State College of Florida Website and Facebook and Instagram and YouTube

State College of Florida Music Program Website and Facebook and Instagram

• State College of Florida Theatre Program Website and Facebook Page and Instagram

• State College of Florida Foundation Website and Facebook and Instagram and LinkedIn

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