The Keynote Club

The mission of the St. Charles Municipal Band KEYNOTE CLUB is to preserve the 148-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.


Keynote Sponsors (as of 1/01/2018)


City of St. Charles Arts & Education Commission

John F. & Doris L. Bernat
Brad & Christine Cassity
Missouri Arts Council


Earl & Kay Kreder

Pfizer Foundation


Gene & Nancy Garza

Wayne & Chris Hoffman

Florissant Seniors Center

Sustaining Members

John & Susanna Groves
Eric & Debby Stuhler
John & Janet Rau
MTC Truck Driver Training

American Rail Car Ind.

Dale Walker

Emerson Matching Gifts

Libby Kowalski



Dustin Allison

Baue Funeral Home

Boeing Matching Gifts

Rudolph & Gloria Barabas

Neal & Linda Beste

Marcella Boerding

Mildred Boerding

Timothy & Christine Carr

Lou & Donna Conyer
Cindy Hembrough
Shirley Hemminghaus
Carolyn Hollander

Betty & Bob Little

Ruth & Jim  Mellor
Dr. & Mrs. J Bruce Melton
Don & Carole Meyer

Meyer Real Estate Co.

Al & Rena Oswald

Pat Poindexter
Dayton  Poinsett

Irvin Rufkahr

Robert & Janine Sandfort

Mark & Susan Schneider

Milma Jo Schnare

Roger & Shirley Sellenschutter
Erica Suter
George & Elaine Tucker

John & Gaynell Tully

James & Majorie Viehland

Bill & Jo Ann Wehmeir


Anonymous (3)
Carleen Bossman

Joyce Bruening
Steve & Roseanne Cox

Richard Dieckmann

Douglas & Bonita Dillard
John & Jackie Dougherty

Michael Flandermeyer
Rod & Nancy Fleer
Ralph & Sally Haake

Judy & Gregory Hinsley
Jaycee Fairgrounds Village

Julie Kezele

Korean War Veterans

Gilmore Krener
Helen LaBanca
Shirley Lochman
Joleen Meers
Ray & Kate Mossman

Robert & Madeline Peitz

Amy Pilsing
Jim & Kathy Radi
Allen & Carolyn Rudolph

Donald Schneider

Kristin Upton

Bill & Barbara Tapia

Ralph & Myrna Weiland
Thomas & Ruth Wiley
Robert & Silvia Zuroweste


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

Virginia & Guy Hall
Gary Hemminghaus

James (Jimmy) Oelkhaus
Al Poindexter
Bob Needham
Bob Suter
Laura & Harold Moore
Ester & Abundio Garza

Helen Rose Jolly

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.