As her grandmother Alan Whippy watches, 2-year old Ada Deboer (above) uses a small flag as a baton as she conducts along with the music at the free Labor Day concert performed by the Walnut Creek Concert Band in Civic Park on Monday evening. Under the direction of Harvey Benstein (and young Ada), band member Bill Beatty (right) plays the tuba.


Bill Beatty plays the tuba during the free Labor Day concert performed by the Walnut Creek Concert Band in Civic Park in Walnut Creek, Calif. on Monday,
Bill Beatty plays the tuba during the free Labor Day concert performed by the Walnut Creek Concert Band in Civic Park in Walnut Creek, Calif. on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. (Jim Stevens/Bay Area News Group)


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As her grandmother Alan Whippy watches, two-year old Ada Deboer uses a small flag as a baton as she conducts along with the music at the free Labor Day
As her grandmother Alan Whippy watches, two-year old Ada Deboer uses a small flag as a baton as she conducts along with the music at the free Labor Day concert performed by the Walnut Creek Concert Band in Civic Park in Walnut Creek, Calif. on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. (Jim Stevens/Bay Area News Group)