Wednesday, June 19, 2013

2013 first and second concerts

Our first concert of the year was on Saturday June 8.

Our featured numbers were:
The Band Played On / Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight by JF Palmer & Charles Ward / Joe Hayden & Theodore Metz
Concerto for Madison Avenue (and Band) arranged by John Higgins
Toccata For Band by Frank Erickson
Driftwood by Louis Palange
Danny by Edwin Franko Goldman
A Seasonal Suite by Ralph Hermann
Salut d’Amour by Sir Edward Elgar
Highlights from Oklahoma! by Richard Rodgers & Oscar Hammerstein 2nd
Success by Harold Bennett
On The Mall by Edwin Franko Goldman

Highlights from the announcements:
"How do you catch a Unique bird? You Neek up on it!
 and how do you catch a Tame bird? The Tame Way!"
"Ralph Hermann's A Seasonal Suite has four movements based on Wisconsin's four seasons. Snow Shoveling, Construction, Mosquito, and the Packers"

Our second concert is tomorrow night June 20th at 7 pm in Atwater Park.
Pieces to be played include:
Rockingham Heritage by Gary Fagan
Alamo by Karl L King
Holiday In London by A. R. Piato
The Billboard by John N. Klohr
Manhattan Beach by John Philip Sousa
Spanish Flea by Julius Wechter
Down A Country Lane by Aaron Copeland
Bandology by Eric Osterling
Beer Barrel Polka by L. Brown, W.A. Timm, V. Zeman and J. Vejvoda
and a couple of surprises!

Hope to see you there!

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