Brass Fire to Play Free Concert in Boardman

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Brass Fire will perform a free concert on Monday, Aug. 1 in Boardman.
Brass Fire will perform a free concert on Monday, Aug. 1 in Boardman.
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Brass Fire will perform for the Music in the Parks free outdoor summer concert series at 7 p.m. on Aug. 1t at the Boardman Marina Park, located off N. Main Street on Marine Drive.

Brass Fire is a Pendleton band performing throughout Eastern Oregon. Their unique sound provides a listening experience featuring jazz, blues, and jazz/rock. Brass Fire Band includes Jill Scanlan, a music teacher in the Pendleton School District, Paul Dunsmoor, the Hermiston High School band director, and Josh Rist, the Hermiston High School Choir director. Rounding out the band are local professionals.

Admission to the concert is free. Visitors are encouraged to bring chairs or blankets. Concessions will be available for purchase at the event, courtesy of Judy’s Chuck Wagon.

The Music in the Parks concert series is held each summer alternating between Boardman and Irrigon Marina Parks. The concerts are free to the public and begin at 7 p.m. on Mondays through to Aug. 22. Visitors are encouraged to bring chairs and blankets. Concessions will be available for purchase at the event, courtesy of Judy’s Chuck Wagon. The Music in the Parks series is funded by the Morrow County Unified Recreation District and Portland General Electric and sponsored by the North Morrow Community Foundation.

Additional dates and performers during the season include Dakota Brown on Aug. 8 in Irrigon; Jamie Nasario in Boardman on Aug. 15 and in Irrigon on Aug. 22 is the band Fallout.