The Keynote Club

The mission of the St. Charles Municipal Band KEYNOTE CLUB is to preserve the 149-year-old tradition of the Band and to secure its financial future. The following government, businesses, organizations, and individuals have financially underwritten that mission and through their generosity provide free public concerts and special performances for selected groups and community events.


(As of 1/1/2019)


John & Doris Bernat                                                                                                      Earl & Kay Kreder


Missouri Arts Council                                      Lindenwood Univ.                                Kilwins

St Charles Arts & Culture Commission                                                                       Pfizer Foundation


Nancy & Gene Garza                                        John & Janet Rau                              Florissant Senior Citizens

Pfizer Matching Gifts

Sustaining Members

Brad & Christine Cassity                                 John & Susan Groves                       Wayne & Chris Hoffman

MTC Truck Driver Training                              Debby& Eric Stuhler                         Emerson Matching Gifts

American Railcar Industries



Anonymous (1)

Boeing Matching Gifts

Ralph & Gloria Barabas

Mildred Boerding

Neal & Linda Beste

Marcella Boerding

Shirley Hemminghaus Cynthia Hembrough Darold & Helen Jackson
Shirley Lochman

Dr. & Mrs. Bruce Melton

Bryan & Jane McNiece

Don & Carole Meyer

Ruth & Jim Mellor

Meyer Real Estate

Al & Rena Oswald

Robert & Janine Sandfort

Carl Poinsett

Norbert & Carol Schierding

Jim & Kathy Radi

Mark & Susan Schneider

St Charles County Veterans

Betty & Bob Little

Dianne & Warren Jackson

Erika Suter

Kathrene Burch

George & Elaine Tucker

John & Gaynell Tully





Anonymous(1) John & Amy Boschert Charleen Bossman
Joyce Bruening Steve & Roseanne Cox Richard Dieckmann
Douglas & Bonita Dillard John & Jackie Dougherty Rod & Nancy Fleer
Ralph & Sally Haake Judy & Gregory Hinsley Jaycee Fairgrounds Village
Korean War Veterans Gilmore Krener, Helen LaBanca
Joleen Meers Ray & Kate Mossman Jeneanne Niggermeier
Pat Poindexter Allen & Carolyn Rudolph  Ahehiko Takahashi
Robert & Madelene Peitz Bill & Barbara Tapia Ralph & Myrna Weiland
Korean War Veterans Thomas & Ruth Wiley James & Barbara Foster
 Geraldine Jacobs Robert & Sylvia Zuroweste Jackie Coffman



Gifts were given to the Keynote Club in honor of the following individuals;


Virginia & Guy Hall, Jr James, Sr. & Helen Rose Jolly Esther & Adundio  Garza
Gary Hemminghaus Bob Needham Laura & Haynes Moore
Al Poindexter

Don McCrady

Bob Suter James (Jimmy) Oelkhaus

The St. Charles Municipal Band wishes to acknowledge and thank the St. Charles Parks Department for the use of Jaycee Pavilion and Frontier Park for the Thursday and Sunday evening concerts. Band concerts in St. Charles Parks have been continuous since 1929.