1998 Concert Series

December 7, 1998

Michael Mertens, Director

A String of Pearls
Jerry Gray
arranged Jim Mahaffey
Rolling River Rex Mitchell
Allegro Maestoso
from Water Music Suite
Flute Choir
G.F. Handel
arranged Linda Badami
Oboe Concerto in C minor
Alex Parnell, Oboe  Hae Sun Pope, Piano
Beneddto Marcello
Sonata No. 7
Brass Choir
Gottfried Reiche
Variations on a Theme by Prokofieff
from Lt. Kije Suite
Serge Prokofieff
arranged by High Stuart
Three Moods of Hanukkah
1. Hanukkah, O Hanukkah
2. Maoz Tzur
3. Mi YÕMalel
arranged by Lennie Niehaus
Home for Christmas
Home for the Holidays, Winter Wonderland, Over the River,
I’ll be Home for Christmas
arranged John Higgins
The Saints’ Hallelujah arranged by Luther Henderson

October 18, 1998

Michael Mertens, Director

American Originals
“Yankee Doodle Dandy, Alexander’s Ragtime Band,
Swanee River, You’re a Grand Old Flag

arranged Sammy Nestico
Shenanadoah Valley John Kinyon
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
A descriptive American Fantasy
David Bennett
Selections from Les Miserables
“At the End of the Day, I Dreamed a Dream,
Master of the House, On My Own, Do You Hear the People Sing?”
arranged Warren Barker
Spiritual Jared Spears
Dixieland Jam!
“Basin Street Blues, Maple Leaf Rag, Tin Roof Blues,
When the Saints Go Marching In, Bill Bailey”
arranged Bob Lowden

May 11, 1998

Michael Mertens, Director

American Overture for Band
Joseph W. Jenkins
Psalm 18 Benedetto Marcello
March of the Marionette
Steve Brooks, flute, Alex Parnell, oboe, Dana Matcham, clarinet
James Barrientes, baritone, Chris Garcea, bassoon
Divertissement Anne McGinty
Matthew Phillips, trumpet soloist
Mannie Klein and Charles Koff
Slavonic Dances No. 1 Antonin Dvorak
arranged by Jim Curnow
The Gladiator March John Philip Sousa

March 9, 1998

Michael Mertens, Director

Folk Song Suite
March – “Seventeen Come Sunday”
Intermezzo – “My Bonny Boy”
March – “Folk Songs from Somerset”

R. Vaughan Williams
Psalm 18 Benedetto Marcello
Air for the G String
J.S. Bach
arranged by John Cacavas
Chorale and Fugato Frank Erickson
Legend and Sundance Jim Curnow
The Blues!
Birth of the Blues
Limehouse Blues
Blues in the Night
arranged by Sammy Nestico