The historic Ringgold Band, located in Reading, PA, is one of America's first community bands. Ever since its formation in 1852, the band has continued a longstanding tradition of providing southeastern Pennsylvania with fine musical entertainment. Our diverse concert programs include familiar classics, challenging new works, symphonic overtures, show tunes, marches, and more. Get to know us!
The Ringgold Band is a community of music educators, freelance musicians, students, and music lovers residing in and around Berks County, PA. If you would like to join, please contact us! If you are a student, we welcome you to join us for a rehearsal or two.
We are proud of our rich history that dates all the way back to 1852. Explore our journey and the events that shaped the band into what it is today.
Meet Chuck Ebersole, current director of the Ringgold Band!