Repertoire Season 17 2014-2015

Theme: Let’s Celebrate!

Concert I – Celebrating Achievement – October 12, 7:00pm, Village Church
The Star Spangled Banner – arranged by Craig Courtney
Celebrating the 200th Birthday of our nation Anthem
Please stand and join in singing on the conductor’s cue
Sports
John Williams – Olympic Fanfare and Theme
Vangelis –  “Chariots of fire” Main Theme and Hymn

Flight
Mc Beth – Through Countless Halls of Air
Curnow – Where Never Lark of Eagle Flew

Space
Strauss –Scenes from “Thus Spake Zarathustra”
Latham – Prayers in Space

Faith
Whitacre – Lux Aurumque (Light and Gold)
Curnow – Rejouissance ( Martin Luther “A Mighty Fortress”)

Concert 2 – Celebrating Virtuosity – November 15, 2:00pm, Lakeview Village; November 16, 7:00pm, Village Church
Wagner – Introduction to Act III “Lohengrin”
Boysen – Frenzy
Reed – Armenian Dances No. 1
Tchaikovsky – Finale “Symphony No. 5”
Rachmaninoff – Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43 –Arranged for Wind Orchestra by Jeremy Schwinger (commissioned), Kairy Koshevea, Piano Soloist

Concert 3 – Celebrating Romance – February 8, 7:00pm, Village Church
Giroux – Italian Rhapsody
Hanson – Symphony No. 2  “Romantic”
Wagner – Elsa’s Procession to the Cathedral: Langston Hemenway, Guest Conductor
Tchaikovsky – Fantasy Overture “Romeo and Juliet”

Concert 4 – Celebrating Spring – March 21, 2:00pm Lakeview Village; March 22, 7:00pm Village Church
Alfred Reed – The Hounds of Spring
Claude T. Smith – Fantasy for Trumpet, Erik Hulse, Trumpet Soloist
Adam Gorb – Away Day
Randol Alan Bass – Casey at the Bat
Joseph Turrin – Jazzalogue No. 1
Eric Whitacre – Cloudburst
Boris Kozhevnikov – Symphony No. 3 – Slavyanskaya
Randall Cunningham – March “Skyrocket”