Ramona band teacher and director Karl Lampe leads the CORE Ensemble (Community Outreach Ensemble) as the Olive Peirce Middle School students provide pre-concert entertainment before the Presidio Brass Quintet took the stage at the Ramona Concert Association’s first concert of the 2011-12 season on Saturday evening. Ensemble members are students in the middle school band program.
Youngsters look up to Scott Sutherland, Presidio Brass Quintet tuba and piano player, as he signs CDs at the Ramona Concert
Association’s first concert of the season on Oct. 15. Mary Jo Adamske of Ramona stands next to Sutherland.
Tom Fergusen, Olive Peirce Middle School band student in the Community Outreach Ensemble, stands with Presidio Brass Quintet trumpeter Steve O’Connor during the concert