Meet Our Members

Our band has members of all ages, from highschooler to 70+ years old and all playing level, from amatuer to professional.  Each month this page features interesting information about some of our valued members.

 Allan Stanz       Allan Stanz       Allan Stanz       Allan Stanz

Alan Stanz is our oldest band member.  Alan played saxophone in the US Navy and was stationed on a US Naval ship which traveled the world.  He played all over southeast Asia in many different venues during his service career.  After the Navy, Alan served as a US park range in Arizona and Nevada for more than 25 years prior to moving to Winchester.   Alan currently teaches saxophone at G&M Music in Winchester, where he also restores vintage saxophones and clarinets.  Alan also plays the native American flute.  He debuted his native American flute skills in 2019 when he was the feature soloist in the premier performance of "A Clarke County Potrait", which is an original concert band work that was commissioned by the Clarke County Community Band.