Old Photo of Man Playing Tuba Friends of Old World Music, a Texas non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation, home of Kovanda's Czech Band, P. O. Box 79155, Houston, Texas 77279-9155

Welcome to Kovanda's Czech Band Home Page!

We are a traditional Czech Brass Band featuring Euphoniums and an Eb Clarinet! And, of course, trumpets, Bb Clarinets, trombone, percussion and tuba. We are happy to present for your enjoyment the Old World tradition of the large Czech Brass Band.

Visit our page on Facebook. See us on YouTube at Eddie Kosar's channel. You can also search YouTube for us or for Christiana or for Robert Ermis. Remembering Robert Ermis.

Read a brief history of our band, or view or download our group photo. You can obtain recordings of our band and see listings of the song titles for each recording. We have a schedule of upcoming appearances. And for history buffs, our performance schedules from previous years: 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, and 2015. We also have a few links to other Czech and Polka music related web sites.

If you would like more information about our band, if you would like us to appear at your festival, or if you would like to make a tax-deductible donation to help support authentic Czech music, please contact us:

Bookings or Schedule Information Recording sales or Donations
 

George or Kathryn Jolly
P. O. Box 271688
Houston, Texas 77277-1688
Telephone: (713) 728-3750
bookings@kovandasczechband.org

 

Steven Kutra
335 Hill Street
Sealy, Texas 77474
Telephone: (979) 885-7144
treasurer@kovandasczechband.org

Upcoming appearances by Kovanda's Czech Band! If you're making travel (or other) plans and want to be certain of correct information, please feel free to contact us for the latest schedule information. Or view a printer-friendly schedule or a large print schedule.

March 21, 2015 (Third Saturday)
31st Annual Czech Heritage Festival, Louisiana Czech Heritage Association
Libuse, Louisiana
We play 1PM-5PM.
April 11, 2015 (Saturday)
Centennial celebration of the Czech language being taught at the University of Texas!
UT Campus, Austin, Texas
Schedule to be announced
April 19, 2015 (Sunday)
Harris County Chapter, Czech Heritage Society of Texas
Spring Fest, SPJST Lodge 88, 1435 Beall St., Houston, Texas
We play 11AM-2:45PM
June 28, 2015 (4th Sunday)
17th Annual Church Celebration
We play 11:00AM-12:30PM for the Fayetteville Brethren Church
The event is located at the Ellinger Chamber of Commerce Hall, Ellinger, Texas
September 6, 2015 (Sunday)
Sacred Heart Catholic Church Picnic
Knights of Columbus Hall, Hallettsville, Texas
We play 11AM-1PM.
October 17, 2015 (Saturday)
The Austin Czech Historical Association 21th Annual Český Večer (Czech Night)
Location and times to be announced
November 14, 2015 (Saturday)
Czech Heritage Society of Texas (CHST)
Fall State Membership Meeting, hosted by the Galveston County Chapter CHS
KC Hall, 1912 Winnie Street, Galveston Texas 77550
We play 12:00 noon to about 4pm

See our complete 2015 calendar



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