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Program Notes

By Title

  • Aerial Fantasy
  • All Those Endearing Young Charms
  • American Folk Song Suite
  • American Overture for Band
  • American Pageant
  • American Triptych
  • American Variations
  • Apollo
  • Armenian Dances
  • A Barrie North Celebration
  • Beyond the Horizon
  • Black Granite
  • The Black Horse Troop
  • Boston Liberties
  • The Boy Scouts of America
  • Brighton Beach
  • Brooke’s Chicago Marine Band March
  • Caccia and Chorale
  • Cajun Folk Songs II
  • The Carnival of Venice
  • Catch Me If You Can
  • Selections from “Cats”
  • Cheek to Cheek
  • Chelmsford Common
  • Chicago Tribune March
  • Children’s March, “Over the Hills and Far Away”
  • The Chimes of Liberty
  • Chorale and Alleluia
  • Colloquy for Solo Trombone and Symphonic Band
  • Colonial Airs and Dances
  • Colours
  • Combination March
  • Comin’ for to Carry Me Home
  • Commando March
  • Concertante
  • Concertino for Flute Solo
  • Concertino for Brass Quintet and Symphonic Band
  • Concertino for Trumpet and Band
  • Concertino in E♭
  • Concertino, Opus 26
  • Adagio from Concierto de Aranjuez
  • Concerto in B♭ Major
  • Concerto in F Minor
  • Concerto for Clarinet
  • Concerto No. 2 for Horn, K. 417
  • Concerto for Trumpet and Band
  • Concord 
  • Concord 350
  • Concord Suite
  • Con Sabor Español
  • Continuum
  • Crown Imperial March
  • Dance of the Witches
  • Danzon
  • Daughters of Texas
  • Dichotomy...Impressions of Kerouac
  • Divertimento for Band
  • Dixieland Live!
  • Dusk
  • Dwellers of the Western World
  • The Earle of Oxford’s Marche
  • El Camino Real
  • El Capitan
  • An Ellington Portrait
  • English Dances for Band
  • English Folk Song Suite
  • “Nimrod” from Variations on an Original Theme for Orchestra “Enigma”
  • Entry March
  • España Rhapsodie
  • Esprit de Corps
  • Essays for Solo Trumpet
  • Façade
  • The Fairest of the Fair
  • Fanfare and Chorale, "Laudes Domini"
  • Fanfare for the Common Man
  • Fanfare for a Festive Day
  • Fanfare from La Peri
  • Fantasia for Band
  • A Festival Prelude
  • Festive Overture
  • Festivo
  • Fiesta del Pacifico
  • Firework!
  • First Suite in E♭
  • Five Concord Diversions
  • Florentiner March
  • Flourish for Wind Band
  • Flowing Pens from Concord
  • Folk Dances
  • Folk Song Suite
  • Four Scottish Dances
  • Four Songs without Words on Poems of Kleist for Concert Band
  • From Every Horizon
  • Fruitlands Overture
  • George Washington Bicentennial March
  • George Washington Bridge
  • Giles Farnby Suite
  • The Girl with the Flaxen Hair
  • ...Go
  • Go Down, Moses
  • The Guide
  • The Gum-Suckers March
  • Hands Across the Sea
  • Hanover Festival
  • Havendance
  • His Honor
  • The Hounds of Spring
  • Huldigungsmarsch
  • Hymn to Yerevan
  • Immer Kleiner
  • Incantation and Dance
  • The Incredible Flutist
  • Intermezzo Sinfonico
  • The Invincible Eagle
  • Ireland: Of Legend and Lore
  • An Irish Rhapsody
  • Irish Suite
  • Irish Tune from County Derry
  • Israeli Triptych
  • The Italian in Algiers
  • Kaddish
  • La Cucaracha
  • L'Arlesienne
  • Legend and Sundance
  • Le Régiment de Sambre et Meuse
  • The Liberty Bell
  • Lincolnshire Posy
  • Lone Star Celebration
  • The Mad Major
  • Majestic March
  • Manatee Lyric Overture
  • Manhattan Beach March
  • Mannin Veen
  • March Madness
  • March of the Belgian Paratroopers
  • March to the Scaffold
  • March of the Steel Men
  • March Virtuoso
  • Maybe
  • La Mezquita de Córdoba
  • The Mills of New England
  • Minerva
  • Miniature Set for Band
  • Murillo
  • Music in the Air!
  • Nabucco
  • National Emblem March
  • The National Game
  • New England Suite
  • New York: 1927
  • Night on the Bare Mountain
  • North Bridge Portrait
  • October_
  • Of Sailors and Whales
  • Oklahoma!
  • Old Home Days
  • On a Hymnsong of Philip Bliss
  • On An American Spiritual
  • An Original Suite
  • An Outdoor Overture
  • Overture in C
  • Overture to Candide
  • Overture: Comedy
  • Overture to a Winter Festival
  • Pageant
  • Parade of the Tall Ships
  • Pavanne
  • Pennyghael
  • People Who Live in Glass Houses
  • Selections from The Phantom of the Opera
  • Pictures at an Exhibition
  • Pomp and Circumstance
  • Porgy and Bess Selections
  • Prelude, Siciliano and Rondo
  • Prelude from Suite Bergamasque
  • Procession of Nobles
  • Psalm for Band
  • Reflections of Emerson
  • Rejouissance
  • Repercussion
  • Rhapsody for Solo Clarinet and Band
  • Rhapsody for Euphonium
  • Rhapsody for Flute
  • Satiric Dances
  • Scenes from “The Louvre”
  • Scenes from La Bohème
  • Sea Songs
  • Second Suite in F
  • Serenade in E♭, Opus 7
  • Shenandoah
  • Shepherd’s Hey
  • Shirim
  • Short Fanfare for a Happy Occasion
  • Silver Celebration
  • The Sinfonians
  • Slavonic Dances
  • Solstice
  • Sol y Sombra
  • The Spirit of the Guard
  • Spirit of Flight
  • Stephen Foster Revisited
  • The Strategic Air Command
  • Suite for Woodwinds
  • Suite Française
  • Suite of Old American Dances
  • Sunsets
  • Symphonic Dance No. 3, "Fiesta"
  • Symphonic Dance Music from West Side Story
  • Symphonic Suite
  • Tatarian Dances
  • Third Suite
  • Three Jazz Moods
  • To a New Dawn
  • Toccata
  • Tribute to Doc
  • Triumphant Entrance
  • Trumpet Concerto in E♭ Major
  • Tuba Concerto
  • Twilight of the Gods
  • The Vanished Army (They Never Die)
  • Variations on "America"
  • Variations on a Korean Folk Song
  • Variations on a Revolutionary Hymn
  • Victory at Sea
  • Welsh Variants
  • Selections from West Side Story
  • Whip and Spur
  • The Winds of Poseidon
  • Wings Across America
  • Woodland Serenade and Rondo
  • The Wrong Note Rag
  • Ye Banks and Braes O' Bonnie Doon
  • The Yellow Rose of Texas
  • By Composer

  • Aaron Copland: An Outdoor Overture, Fanfare for the Common Man
  • Adolf Schreiner: Immer Kleiner
  • Adolf Terschak: Murillo
  • Alan Hovhaness: Hymn to Yerevan
  • Alfred Reed: Music in the Air!, El Camino Real, A Festival Prelude, Armenian Dances, The Hounds of Spring
  • Amanda Carr and Bevan Manson: Maybe
  • Amilcare Ponchielli: Concerto for Trumpet and Band
  • André Jutras: A Barrie North Celebration
  • Andrew Boysen, Jr.: Twilight of the Gods
  • Andrew Lloyd Webber: Selections from “Cats”, Selections from The Phantom of the Opera
  • Anne McGinty: Rhapsody for Solo Clarinet and Band
  • Arthur Frackenpohl: American Folk Song Suite
  • Cécile Chaminade: Concertino for Flute Solo
  • Carl Maria von Weber: Concertino, Opus 26
  • Catherine McMichael: Woodland Serenade and Rondo
  • Charles Belsterling: March of the Steel Men
  • Charles Ives: Variations on "America", Old Home Days
  • Charles Simon Catel: Overture in C
  • Clare Grundman: Concord , An Irish Rhapsody, Concertante
  • Claude Debussy: The Girl with the Flaxen Hair, Prelude from Suite Bergamasque
  • Claude T. Smith: Variations on a Revolutionary Hymn
  • Clifton Williams: Caccia and Chorale, Symphonic Suite, The Sinfonians, The Strategic Air Command, Symphonic Dance No. 3, "Fiesta"
  • Daniel P. Lutz: Dichotomy...Impressions of Kerouac
  • Darius Milhaud: Suite Française
  • David Holsinger: On a Hymnsong of Philip Bliss, Havendance, On An American Spiritual
  • Dmitri Shostakovich: Festive Overture, Folk Dances
  • Donald H. White: Miniature Set for Band
  • Donatelli: March Virtuoso
  • Dr. William G. McManus: Fruitlands Overture
  • Duke Ellington: An Ellington Portrait
  • E. E. Bagley: National Emblem March
  • Edward Elgar:Nimrod” from Variations on an Original Theme for Orchestra “Enigma”
  • Edward Gregson: Festivo, Tuba Concerto
  • Edwin Franko Goldman: The Chimes of Liberty
  • Elena Roussanova Lucas: Tatarian Dances
  • Elliot Del Borgo: Israeli Triptych, Intermezzo Sinfonico, Slavonic Dances, New England Suite
  • Emmanuel Chabrier: España Rhapsodie
  • Eric Whitacre: October_
  • Frank Erickson: Concertino for Trumpet and Band
  • Frank Ticheli: Cajun Folk Songs II, Shenandoah
  • Franz Joseph Haydn: Trumpet Concerto in E♭ Major
  • G. Puccini: Scenes from La Bohème
  • Gary Ziek: Essays for Solo Trumpet
  • George Bizet: L'Arlesienne
  • George Gates: Sol y Sombra
  • George Gershwin: Porgy and Bess Selections
  • Giles Farnby: Giles Farnby Suite
  • Gioacchino Rossini: The Italian in Algiers
  • Girolamo Frescobaldi: Toccata
  • Giuseppe Verdi: Nabucco
  • Gordon Jacob: An Original Suite, The Earle of Oxford’s Marche
  • Gustav Holst: First Suite in E♭, Second Suite in F
  • Harold Brasch: All Those Endearing Young Charms
  • Haydn Wood: Mannin Veen
  • Hector Berlioz: March to the Scaffold
  • Henry Fillmore: His Honor
  • Howard Hanson: Chorale and Alleluia
  • Irving Berlin: Cheek to Cheek
  • James Curnow: Welsh Variants, Rejouissance, Legend and Sundance, Rhapsody for Euphonium, Five Concord Diversions, American Triptych, The Spirit of the Guard, Silver Celebration, Lone Star Celebration, Overture to a Winter Festival
  • James Hosay: Black Granite
  • Jan Van Der Roost: Minerva
  • Jan Van der Roost: Firework!
  • Jay Chattaway: Parade of the Tall Ships
  • Jean Baptiste Arban: The Carnival of Venice
  • Jerry Bilik: American Variations
  • Joaquín Rodrigo: Adagio from Concierto de Aranjuez
  • John Barnes Chance: Incantation and Dance, Variations on a Korean Folk Song
  • John Cheetham : Concertino for Brass Quintet and Symphonic Band
  • John Ireland: Overture: Comedy
  • John Lewis: Three Jazz Moods
  • John O'Reilly: Spirit of Flight
  • John Pennington: Apollo
  • John Philip Sousa: Daughters of Texas, The Liberty Bell, The Black Horse Troop, George Washington Bicentennial March, Dwellers of the Western World, The Invincible Eagle, The National Game, People Who Live in Glass Houses, El Capitan, Manhattan Beach March, Hands Across the Sea, The Boy Scouts of America, The Fairest of the Fair
  • John Williams: Catch Me If You Can, Dance of the Witches
  • Joseph F. Rauski: Le Régiment de Sambre et Meuse
  • Joseph Willcox Jenkins: American Overture for Band
  • Julie Giroux: Boston Liberties, La Mezquita de Córdoba
  • Julius Fučík: Florentiner March
  • Kenneth Alford: The Mad Major
  • Kenneth J. Alford: The Vanished Army (They Never Die)
  • Leonard Bernstein: Overture to Candide, Selections from West Side Story, Symphonic Dance Music from West Side Story, Danzon, The Wrong Note Rag
  • Leroy Anderson: Irish Suite
  • Lewis Buckley: Tribute to Doc, Dixieland Live!
  • Lewis J. Buckley: Con Sabor Español
  • Malcolm Arnold: Prelude, Siciliano and Rondo, English Dances for Band, Four Scottish Dances
  • Michael Annicchiarico: Chelmsford Common
  • Michael Mogensen: Aerial Fantasy
  • Michael Weinstein: Four Songs without Words on Poems of Kleist for Concert Band
  • Mike Donovan: Comin’ for to Carry Me Home
  • Modeste Moussorgsky: Night on the Bare Mountain, Pictures at an Exhibition
  • Morton Gould: Pavanne
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Procession of Nobles
  • Noah Taylor: The Guide
  • Norman Dello Joio: From Every Horizon, Satiric Dances, Scenes from “The Louvre”
  • Oskar Böhme: Concerto in F Minor
  • Paul Dukas: Fanfare from La Peri
  • Percy Grainger: Shepherd’s Hey, Irish Tune from County Derry, Children’s March, “Over the Hills and Far Away”, Ye Banks and Braes O' Bonnie Doon, The Gum-Suckers March, Lincolnshire Posy
  • Peter I. Tchaikovsky: Entry March
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Majestic March
  • Philip Sparke: Hanover Festival, To a New Dawn
  • Pierre Leemans: March of the Belgian Paratroopers
  • Piet Swerts: Shirim
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams: English Folk Song Suite, Flourish for Wind Band, Folk Song Suite, Sea Songs
  • Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein: Oklahoma!
  • Richard Rogers: Victory at Sea
  • Richard Strauss: Serenade in E♭, Opus 7
  • Richard Wagner: Huldigungsmarsch
  • Robert Buckley: Continuum
  • Robert H. Pearson: Repercussion
  • Robert Jager: Third Suite, Esprit de Corps, Colonial Airs and Dances
  • Robert Russell Bennett: Suite of Old American Dances
  • Robert Sheldon: Manatee Lyric Overture
  • Robert Sirota: Concord Suite
  • Robert W. Smith: The Winds of Poseidon, Ireland: Of Legend and Lore
  • Roger Cichy: Colours, Fanfare for a Festive Day, Wings Across America, Flowing Pens from Concord
  • Roger Nixon: Fiesta del Pacifico
  • Roland F. Seitz: Brooke’s Chicago Marine Band March
  • Rossano Galante: Beyond the Horizon
  • Sachse: Concertino in E♭
  • Samuel Barber: Commando March
  • Samuel R. Hazo: ...Go
  • Scott Joplin: Combination March
  • Sir Edward Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance
  • Stephen Bulla: North Bridge Portrait, Rhapsody for Flute
  • Stephen Foster: Stephen Foster Revisited
  • Steven Bryant: Dusk
  • Thomas J. McGah: Reflections of Emerson
  • Thomas Knox: American Pageant
  • Thomas McGah: Sunsets
  • Thomas S. Allen: Whip and Spur
  • Vincent Persichetti: Pageant, Psalm for Band, Divertimento for Band
  • Vittorio Giannini: Fantasia for Band
  • W. Francis McBeth: Of Sailors and Whales, Kaddish
  • W. Paris Chambers: Chicago Tribune March
  • Walter Piston: The Incredible Flutist
  • Warren Barker: New York: 1927, Triumphant Entrance
  • William D. Pardus: The Mills of New England
  • William Goldstein: Colloquy for Solo Trombone and Symphonic Band
  • William Gordon: Fanfare and Chorale, "Laudes Domini"
  • William Howard Schuman: George Washington Bridge
  • William Latham: Brighton Beach
  • William M. Toland: Pennyghael, Short Fanfare for a Happy Occasion, Solstice, Suite for Woodwinds, Concord 350, Go Down, Moses
  • William Walton: Crown Imperial March, Façade
  • Wolfgang A. Mozart: Concerto No. 2 for Horn, K. 417, Concerto for Clarinet, Concerto in B♭ Major
  • By Arranger

  • Bill Holcombe: Stephen Foster Revisited
  • Carmen Dragon: La Cucaracha
  • Charles A. Wiley: March of the Belgian Paratroopers
  • Charles Yeago: Concerto in B♭ Major
  • Clayton Wilson: Concertino for Flute Solo
  • Dr. William G. McManus: Adagio from Concierto de Aranjuez
  • Earl Slocum: “Nimrod” from Variations on an Original Theme for Orchestra “Enigma”
  • Emil Hermann: Concerto for Trumpet and Band
  • Emil Mollenhauer: España Rhapsodie
  • Erik W. G. Leidzén: Pictures at an Exhibition
  • Floyd Werle: An Ellington Portrait
  • Frank Erickson: The Incredible Flutist
  • Frederick Fennell: The Fairest of the Fair
  • Geoffrey Bergler: Concerto in F Minor
  • Gordon Jacob: Giles Farnby Suite
  • Gunther Schuller: Combination March
  • H. Robert Reynolds: Folk Dances
  • Ian Polster: Symphonic Dance Music from West Side Story
  • Jerry Bilik: Scenes from La Bohème
  • Jerry Seeco: Cheek to Cheek
  • Lewis Buckley: The Yellow Rose of Texas
  • M. L. Lake: Florentiner March
  • Peter Phillips: Three Jazz Moods
  • Ray Steadman-Allen: Overture: Comedy
  • Robert O’Brien: Façade
  • Robert Russell Bennett: Oklahoma!, Porgy and Bess Selections
  • TSgt. John Bliss: March Madness
  • Ted Ricketts: The Wrong Note Rag
  • Warren Barker: Selections from The Phantom of the Opera
  • William H. Silvester: Majestic March
  • William McManus: Maybe
  • William Revelli: March Virtuoso

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