Thank you to everyone who came out for the Latin Celebration Concert and Conductor Gary Lloyd's finale concert with the LCB. Gary was an integral part of the band and he will be missed. Thank you Gary!

The LCB is glad to introduce our new Conductor and Artistic Director. Please welcome Francisco Borja to the LCB!!

Francisco's debut concert with the LCB will take place on June 12th in Thompson Park as part of the LCB Summer Parks Concert Series. Please come out and enjoy the stylings of our new leader and a great band!!

Francisco Borja is a conductor, clarinetist, and music educator. He is a recent graduate from the University of Colorado Boulder where he studied Wind Conducting with Donald McKinney.


Francisco has performed and conducted internationally with ensembles such as the Honor Band of America, the WASBE World Youth Wind Symphony, and most recently as principal clarinetist of the MidEurope Festival’s World Youth Wind Orchestra Project. He also has participated in several conducting workshops with esteemed clinicians such as Jamie L. Nix, Craig Kirchhoff, H. Robert Reynolds, and Jerry F. Junkin.


Prior to studying at the University of Colorado, Francisco taught orchestra at Murphy Middle School in Plano ISD in Plano, Texas. Francisco’s teaching philosophy is driven by a commitment to student knowledge and musical quality.


Francisco is also the Artistic Director and Conductor of the Flatiron Wind Ensemble, a chamber group made up of local musicians and teachers that perform in the Boulder area.

We are a proud member of the Longmont Performing Arts Initiative and recipients of the SCFD Grant Foundation Cultural Funding.