Repertoire Season 18 2015-2016

Nights of Dreams, Wonder and Magic

Concert I : A Dream of America
American Fanfare – Rick Kirby
Take Flight – Joe Spaniola
New England Triptych – William Schuman
Be Glad Then America
When Jesus Wept
Eternal Father Strong to Save – Claude T. Smith
Riders for the Flag – John Philip Sousa
Faces of Foster – Brian Casey (World Premier)
Off to the Races with Susanna and a Banjo!
Slumber, My Darling
Old Home Tunes Go A-Travelin’
Shenandoah – Frank Ticheli
America the Beautiful – Carmen Dragon

Concert 2 : A Night of Magic
Symphony No. 1 “The Lord of the Rings” – Johan de Meij
“Gandalf” – The Wizard
“Lothlorien” – The Elvenwood
“Gollum” – “Smeagol”
Night on Bald Mountain – Modest Mussorgsky
Selections by Jacob Sentgeorge, tenor
Nessun Dorma, from the opera Turandot, – Giacomo Puccini
Vainememt ma bien-aimee, from the opera Le Roi d’Ys – Edouard Lalo
The Sorcerer’s Apprentice ­– Paul Dukas

Concert 3: Of Wonder and Imagination
Celebration Overture – Paul Creston
Symphony No. 4 – Alan Hovahness
Serenity – Ola Gjeilo
Gazebo Dances – John Corigliano

Concert 4: From Russia with Love
Festive Overture – Dmitri Shostakovich
Salvation is Created  –  Pavel Tchesnokov
Piano Concerto No. 2 – Sergei Rachmaninoff, Kairy Koshoeva, Soloist
Pictures at an Exhibition – Modest Mussorgsky /Maurice Ravel

Concert 5:  The Tops in Pops 
Beguine for Band – Glenn Osser
Original Dixieland Concerto – arr. Warrington
Danzion No. 2 – Aturo Marquez
Brazil –Arr. Eddie Owen with the Liberty HS Steel Drum Band
Selections by the Liberty High School Steel Drum Band, Eddie Owen, Conductor
Mambo Furioso – Brant Karrick
The Elephant and the Fly  – Henri Kling, arr. L.P. Laurendeau, Edited by: Nora Kile. With Buck Buchanan, Tuba, and Crystal Kimmel, Piccolo
Selections by Gwen Coleman Detwiler, Soprano
Summertime, Nice Work if You Can Get It – George and Ira Gershwin
Somewhere Over the Rainbow – Arlen and Hartburg
All the Pretty Little Horses from “Five Folks Songs for Soprano and Band” – Bernard Gilmore