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Opening for weekly show Foden's Band MD: Michael Fowles - 2010, European Youth Brass Band MD: Helge Haukas - 2003, Yorkshire Building Society Band MD: David King - 2004, Flugel Soloist Sara Oberland with the Roberts Bakery Band MD: Simon Stonehouse - 2014, Besses o' th' Barn MD: Derek Broadbent -1997 and more.
Independence Day of the United States, also referred to as the Fourth of July or July Fourth in the U.S., is a federal holiday commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, by the Continental Congress declaring that the thirteen American colonies regarded themselves as a new nation, the United States of America, and no longer part of the British Empire.
Independence Day is commonly associated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, carnivals, fairs, picnics, concerts, baseball games, family reunions, and political speeches and ceremonies. In addition to various other public and private events celebrating the history, government, and traditions of the United States. Independence Day is the National Day of the United States.
The second half of today's show is a themed programme of music linked to USA and its celebrations for Independence Day.