The Definitive Ear is a quarterly newsletter for the Spartanburg Community Band. Sharon Laye is the current editor.  Sharon is also a member of the band and can be seen on stage in the flute section.

The newsletter includes a featured article, an editor’s column, notes from the conductor and information on upcoming events.

Contact Sharon Laye if you would like to contribute to the newsletter.

Past Featured Articles:

  • 2017 First Quarter – Bandmusic
  • 2017 Second Quarter – Band Website Gets New Look
  • 2017 Third Quarter – Spartanburg Community Band joins Association of Concert Bands
  • 2017 Fourth Quarter – Thank you to Coleen Felty as out-going band president
  • 2018 May – Section Leader Responsibilities, Meet the Percussion Section
  • 2018 September – Setting the Stage, Fund Raising

Links to Newsletters:


The Definitive Ear 2nd Quarter 2017

The Definitive Ear 3rd Quarter 2017

The Definitive Ear 4th Quarter 2017

The Definitive Ear May 2018

2018 September Definitive Ear