Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Band Shell Classics

Tomorrow night at 7 pm in Atwater Park the Shorewood Concert band is proud to present our fourth and final concert of the 2011 Season.

"Band Shell Classics"
Bandology by Eric Osterling
Entry of the Gladiators by Julius Fucik; arr. Andrew Balent
Morceau de Concert - Opus 94, Third Movement by Camille Saint-Saens; arr. Donald Miller featuring Horn Soloist Mike Keegan
The Klaxon by Henry Fillmore; arr. Frederick Fennell
Toccata for Band by Frank Erickson
Lassus Trombone by Henry Fillmore; arr. Loras J. Schissel
Finale from William Tell Overture by G. Rossini; arr. Robert Longfield
Highlights from Oklahoma by Richard Rodgers & Oscar Hammerstein 2nd; arr. Paul Yoder
Washington Grays by Claudio S. Grafulla; arr. G.H. Reeves
Semper Fidelis by John Philip Sousa

Hope to see you there!

Sunday, July 3, 2011

S.O.U.S.A. and Friends

Tomorrow is our annual 4th of July concert during Shorewood's Family Day celebrations. The concert starts at 6:30 in Atwater Park, where Capitol Drive meets Lake Drive on the lovely shores of Lake Michigan.

Star Spangled Banner arranged by John Philip Sousa
National Emblem by E.E. Bagley; arr. Fredrick Fennell
Liberty Bell by John Philip Sousa; arr. Bill Holcombe
Bucky Badger arr. Wayne M. Becker
Washington Post by John Philip Sousa
You're a Grand Old Flag by George M. Cohan; arr. Edward McLinn
High School Cadets by John Philip Sousa; arr. Don Keller
This Land Is Your Land by Woodie Guthrie; arr. George Kenny
I Am the Guard by Arthur Fields
Armed Forces - The Pride of America arr. Larry Clark & Greg Gilpin
I've Made My Plans for the Summer by John Philip Sousa; arr. Patricia Backhaus
Happy Birthday (Dear U.S.A.) by Mildred J. Hill & Patty S. Hill; arr. Paul Lavender
The Stars and Stripes Forever by John Philip Sousa

So that's 6 numbers written or arranged by John Philip Sousa.
What can one say about John Philip Sousa that hasn't been said a hundred times before?
Come find out!

Our final concert of the year will be the Thursday after next, July 14th at 7pm