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Fox29 story on GOSB and costumer Al Delbuono

View a recent video from Fox29 on Greater Overbrook String Band featuring costumer Al Delbuono.

GOSB President Bob Pennock and Captain "Wild" Bill Razzano with students from the Art Institute

Greater Overbrook Partners with Art Institute of Philadelphia

This year, Greater Overbrook String Band partnered with the Art Institute of Philadelphia for some exciting projects.   In the summer of 2015, nine students from the Department of Fashion Design submitted sketches for the “2016 GOSB Captain Suit Design Competition.”   The winning design was submitted by Brianna C.L. Bailey.  2nd place was awarded to […]

Most Improved Stringband

Greater Overbrook Wins Most Improved String Band Award for 2015!!

The Greater Overbrook String Band was awarded the prestigious “Most Improved Band” Trophy by the Philadelphia Mummers String Band Association. Greater Overbrook won the award for its production of “Brazilliant!” in the 2015 Philadelphia New Year’s Day Parade. Arranged and produced by Rich Johnson, the show took the audience on an exciting rhythmic musical journey […]