Concerts from our Inaugural Year 2004


Friday, May 28, 2004

inaugural concertCentral Catholic High School, BloomingtonDemondrae Thurman, euphonium, guest soloist

Prelude for an Occasion; E. Gregson

Allegro from Water Music Suite; G.F. Handel/arr Holz (C. Render, alto horn & D. Weil, euphonium)

O for the Wings of a Dove; F. Mendelssohn

Pantomime; P. Sparkes (Demondrae Thurman, euphonium)

Four Scottish Dances; M. Arnold/arr Farr

Festival Fanfare; M. Forbes

The Last Spring; E. Greig/arr Curnow

America the Beautiful; Ward/arr Himes

Lullaby; M. Forbes (Demondrae Thurman, euphonium & Michael Forbes, tuba)

Strike Up The Band; G. Gershwin/arr Woodfield

Wednesday, August 18, 2004

summer concertMiller Park Pavilion, Bloomington

Friday, December 3, 2004

holiday concert: “Christmas Around The World”Calvary United Methodist Church, Normal

The Spirit of Christmas; Peter Graham

An Australian Christmas; James Curnow

Infant Holy; arr. Roy SlackShephard’s Pipe Carol; John Rutter, arr. Peter Graham

Christmas Music; Alfred Reed, arr. David Leppla

Rhapsody for Hanukkah; arr. Stephen Bulla

Two Canadian Christmas Carols; arr. Morley Calvert

Christmas Medley; arr. D. A. Richard

The Christmas Song; Torme & Wells, arr. Philip Sparke

Christmas Crackers; Ray Woodfield

Saturday, December 18, 2004

“Sounds of Christmas” community concertState Farm Insurance Co., Corporate Headquarters, Bloomingtonsponsored by State Farm, WJBC, and The Music Shoppe