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band shell

A sound-reflective construction, usually in the open air, to direct sound from performers on a stage to an audience.
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The Walter Williams Band Shell was built in 1967 as a centennial year project.
Sunday-night audiences for the band performances at the Forest Park band shell often number more than 1,000 people from the Wabash Valley and beyond.
Waldbaum's catalog lists redemption values ranging from $10,000 worth of tapes for a metronome or an atlas, to $740,000 for a portable acoustical band shell, Sico says.
The Internet Cat Video Festival is back at the Myriad Gardens' Devon Lawn and band shell by popular demand on Aug.
The first performance I saw was held in the Capitol; the second began at the band shell as thunderclouds formed and lasted outside until 15 minutes from the end, when the rain began.
Latrobe, PA, September 20, 2012 --(PR.com)-- Thrill of the Hunt, a subsidiary of The Piper Corporation will be launching their first scavenger hunt for children called SpyRing - Your Passport to Education, on September 22, 2012 at the Band Shell, Legion Keener Park, Latrobe PA.
* In response to a question, Kathy Ballantyne, Parks and Facilities Manager, explained that $10,000 had been allocated to the Paris Parks Foundation's Lions Park Trail and Band Shell project in the 2011 County Capital Budget, with an additional $10,000 from the Paris Parks Foundation.
Several events were staged in a replica of the original Tompkins Square Park band shell (removed when the park was renovated in 1991), here adorned with a mural by Justseeds/Visual Resistance Artists' Cooperative.
PUTNAM - The town will present "Opera al Fresco" at 7:30 tomorrow night at the Rotary Park riverfront band shell on Kennedy Drive, followed at dusk by River Fire on the Quinebaug River.
People stop what they're doing and unwittingly move to the beat as they follow the young men to the band shell.
From the Butler Band Shell in Lithia Park, the Ashland, Oregon, City Band has been performing Thursday evening concerts for years.