The Pleasanton Community Concert Band will present a concert of special Christmas music at 2 p.m. today in the downtown Firehouse Arts Center.
The concert band's Holiday Concert will have an "International Holiday" theme with Russian Christmas music, King of Kings from England and Christmas Fiesta from Spain.
Other melodies will include "The English Candle," "The Bells of Christmas," "Fantasia On A Hymn" by Praetorious, "And the Mountains Echoed: Gloria," "A Christmas Festival," "Shalom!" and "Sleigh Ride."
The doors of the Firehouse Arts Center, which is located at 4444 Railroad Ave., will open 20 minutes ahead of the scheduled concert, which is free to the public although donations will be accepted.