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    We are incredibly fortunate to have Arlene Burney as our musical director. Her donations of time, talent and teaching are greatly appreciated by every band member. We applaud her contributions to our community's musical enjoyment and tradition, as well as its musical future.
    Thanks also to our other dedicated volunteers, including:
    Rehearsal refreshments: Theresa Fisher
    Concert refreshment setup: Sharon Morgan and Carol Prezio
    Concert clean-up: Everyone!
    Concert posters and programs: Nate Graver and Teresa Meikle
    Photography: Tim Morgan
    Recording: Dick Couden
    Web site: Teresa Meikle
    Facebook: Sara Cummings
     Historic photos of the Petaluma Municipal Band were donated by Charlie Moller and the Petaluma Public Library
    Thanks to Walter Roeder, string bass player and volunteer at the Petaluma Public Library, History Room, for helping to unearth some of the history and photos of Petaluma's early town bands.
    Thanks to Katie Watts for tracking down fascinating facts about Petaluma's historical town bands, as she does her "time traveling" through the Argus-Courier archives on microfilm.


     Jimmie Howard Reynolds -- Our principal conductor from 1996 - 2009. He helped to revive Petaluma's town band tradition, and dedicated many hours to musical coaching, conducting, and bringing the band to higher levels of accomplishment over 13 years.
     Leang Yee -- A founding member. Always with a smile and a cheerful welcome. We thank Lee for bringing the most amazing refreshments to rehearsals and concerts every week, and for providing all sorts of technical assistance!
     Francisco Morales, Sr. who, for many years, videorecorded concerts, and shared community music through our local public television channels 26, 27 and 28.

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