Programs

A Christmas Gift

December 3, 2013, 7:30 pm

Etherridge Center

and

December 18, 2013, 7:00 pm

Hopelands Gardens

Concert Opener...................................................................Arranged by Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner...............................................Adapted by Henry Fillmore

Angels From The Realms of Glory....................................................Robert W. Smith

I Saw Three Ships.........................................................................Arr. Larry Kerchner

God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen.......................................................Arr. Ed Huckeby

First Noel.........................................................................................Arr. Jeff Simmons

Jingle Bells.........................................................................................Arr. Jay Dawson

The Christmas Song.............................................................................Torme & Wells

       Ben Lacy - Vocal Soloist                                  Arr. By Jerry Nowak & Bill Foss

Joy Revisited.............................................................................................Frank Ticheli

Sleigh Ride...........................................................................................Leroy Anderson

Midnight Sleigh Ride.................................................................E, Sauter & W. Finegan

                                                                                                           Arr. Tom Wallace

Good King Wenceslas.............................................................................Piae Cantiones

                                                                                                           Arr. Tom Wallace

All I Want for Christmas is You..............................Mariah Carey & Walter Afanasieff

                                                                                                        Arr. Larry Kerchner

Celtic Carol...................................................................................................Traditional

                                                                                                      Arr. Robert W. Smith

A Christmas Festival.............................................................................Leroy Anderson

Music of the United Kingdom

October 15, 2013, 7:30 pm

Etherridge Center

Concert Opener...................................................................Arranged by Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner...............................................Adapted by Henry Fillmore

Mars from "The Planets".......................................................................Gustav Holst

                                                                                                Arr. by William Owens

Jupiter from "The Planets".....................................................................Gustav Holst

                                                                                                Arr. by William Owens

Prelude On An Irish Folk Tune..............................................................Philip Sparke

Folk Song Suite...........................................................................R. Vaughan Williams

            No.1 March - "Seventeen Come Sunday"

            No.2 Intermezzo - "My Bonny Boy"

            No.3 March - "Folk Songs from Somerset"

Concerto For Bassoon..........................................................................Gordon Jacob

            Bryson Wightman - Guest Bassoonist

Irish Tune from County Dery.........................................................................Granger

Children's March (Over the Hills and Far Away)...............Percy Aldridge Grainger

                                                                                         Arr, by Douglas E, Wagner

The Phantom of the Opera.....................................................Andrew Lloyd Webber

                                                                                                Arr. by Warren Barker

             Think of Me, Angel of Music, The Phantom of the Opera,

              All I Ask of You, The Point of No Return, The Music of

              the Night

 

26-Aug-13

Hopelands Gardens

Twentieth Century Fox Fanfare.........................................................Alfred Newman

Highlights From Wicked................................................................Stephen Schwartz

   No one Mourns the Wicked, I'm Not That Girl, Defying Gravity,

   No Good Deed, For Good

The Wizard of Oz.........................................................Harold Arlen & E.Y. Harburg

                                                                                                   arr. by James Barnes

   Over the Rainbow, Ding Dong, The Witch is Dead, We're off to see the Wizard,

    The Merry Old Land of Oz, If Only I Had a Brain

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of The Black Pearl.......................Klaus Badelt

                                                                                                   arr. by John Wasson

   The Medallion Calls, The Black Pearl, To the Pirates Cave,

    One Last Shot, He's a Pirate

Hobbits Dance and Hymn...................................................................Johan De Maij

   (From Symphony No. 1, The Lord of the Rings)                  arr. by Paul Lavender

Pirates Of The Caribbean: At World's End...........................................Hans Zimmer

                                                                                                            arr. Jay Bocook

     Hoist The Colours, Up is Down, One Day, Drink Up Me Harties

The Star Wars Epic - Part I...................................................................John Williams

                                                                                                     arr. Robert W. Smith

     Duel of the Fates, Across The Stars

The Star Wars Epic - Part II..................................................................John Williams

                                                                                                     arr. Robert W. Smith

     Princess Leia's Theme, The Imperial March (Darth Vader's Theme)/The Forest

     Battle, Star Wars (Main Title)


5-May-13

Hopelands Gardens

Concert Opener.................................................................................arr. Ken McCoy

Looney Tunes Overture..............................................................arr. by Bill Holcombe

To The Max.......................................................................................Robert W. Smith

Summer Dances...................................................................................Brian Balmages

As Summer Was Just Beginning.........................................................Larry D. Daehn

Sun Dance..............................................................................................Frank Ticheli

I've Made My Plans for the Summer..............................................John Phillip Sousa

     Philip Hare, Vocals                                                            arr. by Brion/Schissel

Southwest Summer...........................................................................Robert W. Smith

Summertime.....................................................................................George Gershwin

     Lauren Meccia, Vocals/Alto Sax     

Good Vibrations..................................................................................Wilson & Love

Grease!...............................................................................................Casey & Jacobs

Stars and Stripes Forever...............................................................John Phillip Sousa                                   


March 19. 2013

Etherredge Center

Concert Opener.................................................................................Arr. Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner...............................................Adapted by Henry Fillmore

The Fairest of the Fair.....................................................................John Phillip Sousa

                                                                                           Edited by Frederick Fennel

Quad City Stomp............................................................................... Michael Sweeney

Rhythm Of The Americas..........................................................................Bob Mintzer

                                                                                            Transcribed by Rick Hirsh

Featuring the Assembly Saxophone Quartet

     I. Convergence of French and English

    II. Afro-Caribbean

   III. Jazzical

   IV. Confluence

Prairiesong..........................................................................................Carl Strommen

The Symphonic Gershwin.................................................................George Gershwin

     (An American in Paris, Cuban Overture, Rhapsody in Blue)   Arr. Warren Barker


27-Nov-12

Etherredge Center

COL. William Clark Conducting:

A Festival Prelude.......................................................................................Alfred Reed

The Star Spangled Banner..............................................................Arr. Henry Fillmore

Jingle Bells Forever.....................................................................Arr. Robert W. Smith

A Christmas Festival...........................................................................Leroy Anderson

The Christmas Song..........................................................Mel Torme & Robert Wells

       Mrs. Catherine Nance - Soloist

Ms Lauren Meccia Conducting:

Somewhere In My Memory......................................................................John Williams

                                                                                                         Arr. by John Moss

Sleigh Ride............................................................................................Leroy Anderson

The Eighth Candle...................................................................................Steve Reisteter

Mr Ryan Westberry Conducting:

Patapan.........................................................................................Arr. by Tom Wallace

Secret Agent Santa.....................................................................................Jeff Simmons

Old Scottish Melody (Auld Lang Syne)...................................Arr. by Charles A. Wiley

The Polar Express............................................................Alan Silvestri & Glen Ballard

                                                                                                   Arr. by Jerry Brubaker

COL. William Clark Conducting:

Christmas Sing-A-Long..............................................................Arr. by James Ployhar

 

16-Oct-12

Etherredge Center

Mr Ryan Westberry Conducting:

Liberty Fanfare.........................................................................................John Williams

                                                                                                          Arr. Paul Lavender

Star Spangled Banner........................................................................Arr. John Williams

The Washington Post March..............................................................John Phillip Sousa

                                                                                                           Arr. Brion/Schissel

As All The Heavens Were A Bell...................................................................Jay Bocook

America (My Country 'Tis Of Thee)....................................................Arr. John Cacavas

Ms Lauren Meccia Conducting:

To Tame the Perilous Skies...............................................................David R. Holsinger

COL. William Clark Conducting:

The Invincible Eagle...........................................................................John Phillip Sousa

                                                                                                           Arr. Brion/Schissel

American Pageant......................................................................................Thomas Knox

Armed Forces Salute.............................................................................Arr. Bob Lowden

America, The Beautiful.................................................................Samuel Augustus Ward

                           Narration by Mr. Ben Lacy                                   Arr. Carmen Dragon

Stars and Stripes Forever....................................................................John Phillip Sousa

 

27-Aug-12

Hopelands Gardens

COL. William Clark Conducting:

Star Spangled Banner...........................................................................Adapted Henry Fillmore

Carolina in the Morning..................................................................................Arr. Ken McCoy

The Chimes of Liberty...........................................................................Edwin Franko Goldman

                                                                                                                   Arr. Loras J. Schissel

Overture to "Candide"..................................................................................Leonard Bernstein

                                                                                                 Transcribed by Clare Grundman

Serenade for Solo Alto Saxophone and Band................................................Frank Bencriscutto

                    Lauren Meccia, Alto Saxophone

Mr Ryan Westberry Conducting:

Havendance..................................................................................................David R. Holsinger

And Hold in Memory..........................................................................................Johnnie Vinson

Reflective Mood..................................................................................................Sammy Nestico

                    Sara Glogowski, Trombone                                          

Malaguena...........................................................................................................................Ernesto Lecuona  

                                                                                                                                       Arr. Sammy Nestico  

COL. William Clark Conducting:       

Overture "1812".................................................................................................................P. Tschaikowsky 

                                                                                                                                     Arr. Mayhew L. Lake

7-May-12

Hopelands Gardens

COL Gary Lamb Conducting:

National Anthem.................................................................................................Francis Scott Key

                                                                                                                  Adapted Henry Fillmore

Nothing could be Finer........................................................................................Arr. Ken McCoy

Fanfare for the Common Man.............................................................................Aaron Copeland

Rumanian Rhapsody...........................................................................................................Enesco

                                                                                                                                 Arr. Bill Foss

Ms. Lauren Meccia Conducting:

Great Gate of Kiev...................................................................................................Moussorgsky

                                                                                                                            Arr. Eric Leidzen

Fiddler On The Roof.....................................................................................................Jerry Bock

                                                                                                                        Arr.  Warren Barker

COL Gary Lamb Conducting:

Porgy and Bess..................................................................................................Arr. James Barnes

Carnival of Venice.................................................................................................J. Demersseman

                    Lauren Meccia, Alto Saxophone

You've Got A Friend from "The Best of Carol King"......................................Arr. Johnnie Vinson

                    Dedicated to the Richardson and Rogers Families

America the Beautiful...................................................................................................Samuel Ward

 

13-Mar-12

Etherredge Center

********Music From The Movies********

COL Gary Lamb Conducting:

2001—A Space Odyssey Opening...............................................................................Richard Stauss

                                                                                                                          Arr. by William Foss

The Star Spangled Banner.....................................................................................Francis Scott Key

                                                                                                                    Adopted Henry Fillmore

Disney At The Movies.......................................................................................Arr. by John Higgins

Tara’s Theme from “Gone With The Wind”..................................................................Max Steiner

                                                                                                                         Arr. by William Foss

Catch Me If You Can...................................................................................................John Williams

                          Ms. Lauren Meccia, Alto Saxophone Soloist

60’s Classic Western Themes..........................................................................Arr. by William Foss

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Ms. Lauren Meccia Conducting:       

007—A James Bond Medley..............................................................................Arr. by Marty Gold

Mancini!.........................................................................................................Arr. by Stephen Bulla

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COL Gary Lamb Conducting:

Pirates Of The Caribbean:  At World’s End.....................................................Arr. by Jay Bocook

Encore:  Adventure March from “Raiders Of The Lost Ark"....................................John Williams

                                                                                                   Arr. by William Foss

 

The Aiken Concert Band/USCA University Band

Colonel Gary F. Lamb, D.M.A., Music Director

Ms. Lauren Meccia, Associate Conductor, Director of Bands, USCA

Colonel William E. Clark, D.M.A., Conductor Emeritus

November 29, 2011 8 p.m.

Etherredge Center

A Christmas Flourish.................................................................................................James Curnow

A Christmas Intrada.......................................................................................................Alfred Reed

You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch...................................................................................Albert Hague

                                                                                                                       Arr. W. Clifton Baxter

             Ms. Lauren Meccia, EWI (Electronic Wind Instrument) soloist

White Christmas............................................................................................................Irving Berlin

Selections by the Aiken Band Brass Quintet

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            Ms. Lauren Meccia, Conducting:

Three Moods of Hanukkah........................................................................................Lennie Niehaus

Christmas Jazz Suite....................................................................................................Bill Holcombe

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Christmas Sing-a-long............................................................................................arr. James Plyhar

We Wish You a Merry Christmas............................................................................arr. William Foss

Santa Claus is Coming to Town...........................................................................................F. Coots

                                                                                                                                 arr. William Foss

Sleigh Ride...............................................................................................................LeRoy Anderson

 

The Aiken Concert Band/USCA University Band

Colonel Gary F. Lamb, D.M.A., Music Director

Ms. Lauren Meccia, Associate Conductor, Director of Bands, USCA

Colonel William E. Clark, D.M.A., Conductor Emeritus

October 18, 2011 8 p.m.

Etherredge Center

A Tribute to the Military and Veterans

Opener…………………..............................................................….......……..Arr. by Ken McCoy

Star Spangled Banner……..................................................................…......……….Henry Fillmore

Black Granite ………............................................................................…......……….James Hosay

            COL Gary Lamb, Conducting

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The Blue and the Grey  ………....................................................................…….Clare E. Grundman

            COL Bill Clark, Conducting

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Victory at Sea  …………....................…………..…Richard Rogers,  arr. by Robert Russell Bennett        

            Lauren Meccia, Conducting

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Pennsylvania Polka…………..........................................................................….Arr. by D. F. Camer

Shenandoah/Ragged Old Flag...…..Music/Frank Ticheli, Text/Johnny Cash, arr. by Michael Brown

God Bless The USA………..............................…..…....………Lee Greenwood, arr. by Mark Taylor

            Master Sergeant Bob McDonald, Soloist

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Armed Forces Salute…..........................................................…………………Arr. by Bob Lowden

God Bless America…………............................…………..Irving Berlin, arr. by Eric W. G. Leidzen

            Master Sergeant Bob McDonald, Soloist

 

The Aiken Concert Band/USCA University Band

Colonel Gary F. Lamb, D.M.A., Music Director

Ms. Lauren Meccia, Associate Conductor, Director of Bands, USCA

Colonel William E. Clark, D.M.A., Conductor Emeritus

August 29, 2011 6:30 p.m.

Hopelands Gardens

Concert Opener.……………………………….........................……..….………Arr. by Ken McCoy

National Anthem………………………………...........................…….…….Adap. by Henry Fillmore

Carolina In The Morning…………………………........................……….…….Arr. by Ken McCoy

High School Cadets…..…………………….........................................…………….John Philip Sousa

                                                                                                                          Rev. by Harold R. Gore

Festive Overture…………......................................…………………………..…Dmitri Shostakovich

                                                                                                                 Trans. by Donald Hunsberger

Il Silencio………………………......................……………………………………..Celeste-Brezza

                                                                                                                                   Arr. by Bill Foss

                                    Dr. Jim Boehner, Trumpet soloist

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Second Suite in F For Military Band…………........................................……………….Gustav Holst

                                                                                                                          Ed. by Colin Matthews

Selections From Cats…………………..........................................…………Arr. by John Edmondson

                                  Conducted By Ms. Lauren Meccia

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Bucket Heads……………………….............................………………………………..….Jane Boxall

Hootenany………………..…………….......................................…………………...Harold L. Waters

1812 Overture…………………................................................……………..…….Peter Tchaikovsky

The Aiken Concert Band/USCA University Band

Colonel Gary F. Lamb, D.M.A., Music Director

Ms. Lauren Meccia, Associate Conductor, Director of Bands, USCA

Colonel William E. Clark, D.M.A., Conductor Emeritus

May 2, 2011 7 p.m.

Hopelands Gardens

Opener………………………….................................................……………………..…Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner……..........................................................………..…….Francis Scott Key

                                                                                                                  Adapted by Henry Fillmore

Rolling Thunder……………...................................................……………………… Henry Fillmore

                                                  Edited by Frederick Fennell

A Jubilant Overture…………………....................................................……………….. Alfred Reed

Highlights from The Music Man……….....................................................………  Meredith Wilson

                                               Arr. by Alfred Reed

Lerner and Loewe in Concert…………….......................................................…….Lerner and Loewe

                                           Arr. by Warren Barker

Trumpets Wild.........................................................................................................Harold L. Walters

                                                                                                           Adapted from Robert Schumann

     Dr. Jim Boehner, Mr. Alan Stuart, Mrs. Barb Rollins                               

The Entertainer………………………....................................................………………..Scott Joplin

                                              Arr. by Alfred Reed

The Cowboys…………………………....................................................…………….John Williams

                                               arr. by Jim Curnow

In The Mood……………………………...................................................……………..Joe Garland

                                              Arr. by Andy Clark

 

The Aiken Concert Band/USCA University Band

Colonel Gary F. Lamb, D.M.A., Music Director

Ms. Lauren Meccia, Associate Conductor, Director of Bands, USCA

Colonel William E. Clark, D.M.A., Conductor Emeritus

March 1, 2011 8 p.m.

Etherredge Center

Conducted by Colonel Gary Lamb:

Opener...........................................................................................................................arr. Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner...........................................................................................Francis Scott Key

                                                                                                                     Adapted by Henry Fillmore

Overture to Orpheus In The Underworld..................................................................Jacques Offenbach

                                                                                                                                 arr. Lawrence Odom

Conducted by Ms. Meccia:

Fate of the Gods..............................................................................................................Steven Reineke

                                                                                                                                           arr. Conaway

Conducted by Colonel Gary Lamb:

Apollo: Myth and Legend..................................................................................................Rob Romeyn

Ride of the Valkyries......................................................................................................Richard Wagner

                                                                                                                                  arr. Mark Williams

Journey Through Orion......................................................................................................Julie Giroux

Symphony No. 1 Lord Of The Rings................................................................................Johan de Meij

                I. Gandalf

 

The Aiken Concert Band/USCA University Band

Colonel Gary F. Lamb, D.M.A., Music Director

Ms. Lauren Meccia, Associate Conductor, Director of Bands, USCA

Colonel William E. Clark, D.M.A., Conductor Emeritus

November 29, 2010 8 p.m.

Etherredge Center

A Christmas Flourish...........................................................................................................James Curnow

Russian Christmas Music........................................................................................................Alfred Reed

The Christmas Song......................................................................................Mel Torme and Robert Wells

                                                                                                                   Band Accomp. by John Higgins

                            Ms. Lauren Meccia, Saxophone Soloist

 'Twas The Night Before Christmas....................................................Clement C. Moore/Newell H. Long

                                     Mr. Ben Lacy, Narrator

Oh Holy Night..........................................................................................................Arr. by William Foss

                                       Ms. Catherine Nance, Soprano Soloist

March Of The Toys/Toyland...............................................................................................Victor Herbert

                                                                                                                                         Arr. Tom Wallace

                                Ms. Lauren Meccia, USCA Bands, Conducting

Hannukah, Oh Hannukah.........................................................................................Arr. by William Foss

                                Mr. Gary Frazier, Baritone Soloist

Christmas Sing-A-Long.......................................................................................Arr. by James D. Ployhar

Hallelujah Chorus.............................................................................................................George F. Handel

                                                                                                                                    Arr. by William Foss

We Wish You A Merry Christmas..............................................................................Arr. by William Foss

Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town....................................................................................................F. Coots

                                                                                                                                   Arr. by William Foss

Sleigh Ride.......................................................................................................................LeRoy Anderson

 

The Aiken Concert Band/USCA University Band

Colonel Gary F. Lamb, D.M.A., Music Director

Ms. Lauren Meccia, Associate Conductor, Director of Bands, USCA

Colonel William E. Clark, D.M.A., Conductor Emeritus

October 22, 2010 8 p.m.

October 23, 2010 8 p.m.

Etherredge Center

A Tribute to the Military and Veterans

Conducted by Colonel Gary Lamb:

Opener                                                                                      arr. Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner                                                         Francis Scott Key

                                                                                Adapted by Henry Fillmore

Americans, We                                                                         Henry Fillmore

                                                                                           ed. Frederick Fennell

Chester Overture for Band                                                                                 William Schuman

Conducted by Ms. Meccia:

American Civil War Fantasy                                                                                  Jerry H. Bilick

Conducted by William Foss:

Star Spangled Spectacular                                                                                George M. Cohan

                                                                                                                          Arr. John Cacavas

Conducted by Col William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus:

Eternal Father, Strong To Save                                                                          Claude T. Smith

Conducted by Colonel Gary Lamb:

Nimrod from Enigma Variations                                                   Edward Elgar

                                                                                              Arr. Jay Bocook

     Darya McMurtrie, Narrator

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The Last Full Measure of Devotion                                          Arr. Ian Fraser

                                                            Transcribed/Adapted by Michael Davis

God Bless the USA                                                                    Lee Greenwood

                                                                                              arr. Mark Taylor

     Sergeant First Class Michael Bicoy, Tenor

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Armed Forces Salute                                                             Arr. Bob Lowden

God Bless America                                                                        Irving Berlin

                                                                                 Arranged by Jim Kessler

 

The Aiken Concert Band/USCA University Band

Colonel Gary F. Lamb, D.M.A., Music Director

Ms. Lauren Meccia, Associate Conductor, Director of Bands, USCA

Colonel William E. Clark, D.M.A., Conductor Emeritus

August 30, 2010 6:30 p.m.

Conducted by Colonel Gary Lamb

Opener                                                                                      arr. Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner                                                         Francis Scott Key

                                                                                Adapted by Henry Fillmore

A Huntingdon Celebration                                                               Philip Sparke

First Suite in E flat                                                                         Gustav Holst

     Chaconne

     Intermezzo

     March

Praeludium                                                                               Armas Jarnefelt

                                                                                                    arr. Bill Foss

Espana Waltz                                                                                      Chabrier

                                                                                                    arr. Bill Foss

Zaldua                                                                                           Manuel Lillo

                                                                                                    arr. Bill Foss

     Bill Foss, Eb Clarinet Soloist

The Devil Went Down to Georgia                               Daniels, Crain, Jr., DiGragorio

                                                                           Edwards, Hayward, & Marshall

                                                                                          arr. Michael Brown

     Lauren Meccia, Alto Saxophone Soloist

Dixieland Jam                                                                         arr. Bob Lowden

     Soloists: Jay Rising-Clarinet, Jim Boehner-Trumpet, Amanda Williams-Tenor Saxophone,

     Dan Morrison-Trombone, Toby Marks-Tuba, Greg Carter-Drum Set

Looney Tunes                                                                        arr. Bill Holcombe

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South Boundary-Bill Riehl, Director

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Aiken Concert Band and South Boundary:

Battle Hymn of the Republic                                                  Peter J. Wilhousky

                                                                                          arr. James Neilson

1812 Overture                                                                     Peter Tschaikowsky

                                                                                           arr. Mayhew Lake

The Aiken Concert Band/USCA University Band

Colonel Gary F. Lamb, D.M.A., Music Director

Ms. Lauren Meccia, Associate Conductor, Director of Bands, USCA

Colonel William E. Clark, D.M.A., Conductor Emeritus

May 3, 2010 7:00 p.m.

Conducted by Colonel Gary Lamb

Opener                                                                                                                    arr. Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner                                                                                    Francis Scott Key

                                                                                                               Adapted by Henry Fillmore

***Featuring the US Army Herald Trumpets***

Fanfare for the Common Man                                                                                 Aaron Copland

     Lieutenant Colonel John Clanton, Conductor

Pines of the Appian Way                                                                                        Ottorino Respighi

                                                                                                                            Ed. by Eric Leidzen

     Colonel Gary F. Lamb, Conductor      

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Conducted by Colonel Gary Lamb

English Folk Song Suite                                                                              Ralph Vaughan Williams

Conducted by Ms. Meccia

Shenandoah                                                                                                                 Frank Ticheli

Conducted by Colonel Gary Lamb

South Pacific                                                                                              Rogers and Hammerstein

                                                                                                                      Trans. by Eric Leidzen

***The US Army Herald Trumpets Clinic Demonstration***

       Lieutenant Colonel John Clanton, Conductor

Finale from "Symphony No. 1 in G Minor                                                                Kalinnikov

                                                                                                      Trans. By Glenn Cliffe Bainum

     Colonel Gary F. Lamb, Conductor

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Colonel Gary F. Lamb, D.M.A., Music Director

Ms. Lauren Meccia, Associate Conductor, Director of Bands, USCA

Colonel William E. Clark, D.M.A., Conductor Emeritus

March 23, 2010 8:00 p.m.

Conducted by Colonel Gary Lamb

Opener                                                                                                                    arr. Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner                                                                                    Francis Scott Key

                                                                                                               Adapted by Henry Fillmore

Light Cavalry Overture                                                                                               F. Von Suppe

                                                                                                                     Arr. By Henry Fillmore

El Capitan                                                                                                              John Philip Sousa

                                                                                                       Arr. and Adapted by Keith Brion

                                                                                                                               and Loras Schissel

Concerto in Bb Major                                                                                                             Haydn

                                                                                                                             Arr. by W.A. Foss

          Gretchen Salomone, Flute

Pictures At An Exhibition                                                                                        M. Moussorgsky

                                                                                                              Trans. By Eric W.G. Leidzen

          VIII  The Hut of Baba-Yaba

           IX   The Great Gate of Kiev

Gentle Annie                                                                                                                Stephen Foster

                                                                                                                      Ed. By Fredrick Fennell

          Maureen Simpson, Vocal Soloist

Army of the Nile                                                                                                     Kenneth K. Alford

                                                                                                                       Ed. by Fredrick Fennell

They Hung Their Harps in the Willows                                                              W. Francis Mc Beth

Conducted by Ms. Meccia

The Phantom of The Opera                                                                              Andrew Lloyd Weber

                                                                                                                        Arr. By Warren Barker

Conducted by Colonel Gary Lamb

God Bless America                                                                                                         Irving Berlin

                                                                                                                                Arr. Ken McCoy

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Colonel Gary F. Lamb, D.M.A., Music Director

Ms. Lauren Meccia, Associate Conductor, Director of Bands, USCA

Colonel William E. Clark, D.M.A., Conductor Emeritus

December 5, 2009 8:00 p.m.

and

December 6, 2009 3:00 p.m.

Conducted by Colonel Gary Lamb

National Anthem                                                                              Adapted by Henry Fillmore

Joy to the World/Hallelujah                                                                                      G.F. Handel

                                                                               Arrangement by Alan Stuart and W.A. Foss

          Alan Stuart and Dr. Jim Boehner, Trumpets

A Christmas Intrada                                                                                                   Alfred Reed

All is Calm                                                                                                                     Traditional

                                                                                                            Setting by Robert W. Smith

          Gretchen Salomone, Flute

Three Moods of Hanukkah                                                                 Arr. by Lennie Niehaus

     1. Hanukkah, O Hanukkah

     2. Maoz Tzur

     3. Mi Y'Malel

Rise Up Shepard, And Follow                                                                                 Traditional

                                                                                                                         Arr. by W.A. Foss

          Gary Frazier, Tenor

Toboggan Ride                                                                                                 Stan Applebaum

The Christmas Song                                                                    Mel Torme and Robert Wells

                                                                                                  Band Accomp. By John Higgins

          Lauren Meccia, Saxophone

White Christmas                                                                                                      Irving Berlin

Feliz Navidad                                                                                                       Jose Feliciano

                                                                                                                          Arr.by W.A. Foss

          Gary Frazier, Tenor

Christmas Sing-A-Long                                                                   Arr. by James D. Ployhar

Hallelujah Chorus                                                                                                   G.F. Handel

Santa Claus is Comin' to Town                                                                 Arr by W.A. Foss

Sleigh Ride                                                                                                       Leroy Anderson               

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Colonel Gary F. Lamb, D.M.A., Music Director

Ms. Lauren Meccia, Associate Conductor, Director of Bands, USCA

Colonel William E. Clark, D.M.A., Conductor Emeritus

20-Oct-09

8:00 p.m.

Conducted by Colonel Lamb

Opener                                                                                                                   arr. Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner                                                                              Francis Scott Key

                                                                                                                    adopted Henry Fillmore

Liberty Fanfare                                                                                                        John Williams

                                                                                                                        arr. by Paul Lavender

Americans We                                                                                                         Henry Fillmore

                                                                                                                   Ed. by Frederick Fennell

Conducted by Colonel Clark

In Praise of Freedom                                                                                                Warren Barker

Conducted by Colonel Lamb

Bugler's Lament                                                       Robert Hammack & Loring "Red" Nichols

                                                                                                                    Arr, by Wilfred Roberts

                                             Jim Boehner, Trumpet

Conducted by Ms. Meccia

Duty, Honor, Country                                                                          MacArther-Cook-Walter

                                               Ben Lacy, Narrator

Conducted by Colonel Lamb

God of Our Fathers                                                                                             Claude T. Smith

                                                                                                                Hymn by George Warren

Purple Heart (Faces of Bravery)                                                                         David Shaffer

Battle Hymn of the Republic                                Adapted and Arranged by Luigi Zaninelli

Armed Forces Salute                                                                                 Arr. by Bob Lowdem

The Stars and Stripes Forever                                                                      John Philip Sousa

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Colonel Gary F. Lamb, D.M.A., Music Director

Ms. Lauren Meccia, Associate Conductor, Director of Bands, USCA

Colonel William E. Clark, D.M.A., Conductor Emeritus

31-Aug-09

6:30 p.m.

Conducted by Colonel Lamb

Opener                                                                                                                   arr. Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner                                                                              Francis Scott Key

                                                                                                                    adopted Henry Fillmore

The High School Cadets                                                                                  John Philip Sousa

                                                                                                                  Revised by Harold R. Gore

The Pines of Appian Way                                                                               Ottorino Respighi

                                                                                                     arr. Antonio D'Elia & Eric Leidzen

The Carnival of Venice                                                                                        J. Demersseman

                       Ms. Lauren Meccia, Alto Saxophone

The Clarinet Polka                                                                                                          arr. Bill Foss

                              Jay Rising, Bill Foss, Brad Taylor, Clarinets

Buglers Holiday                                                                                                         Leroy Anderson 

                                                                                                                      Trans. Michael Edwards     

                              Jim Boehner, Alan Stuart, David Snyder, Trumpets

Amazing Grace                                                                                                              Arr. Bill Foss

                              Tom Cuny, Bagpipes

Conducted by Ms. Meccia

Black Horse Troop                                                                                           John Philip Sousa

                                                                                                                          Ed. Fredrick Fennell

Conducted by Colonel Lamb

You Are Loved                                                                                            T. Salter Arr. Bill Foss

God Bless the U.S.A                                                               Lee Greenwood Arr. Mark Taylor

                       Gary Frazier, Soloist

1812 Overture                                                                                                     Peter Tschaikowski

                                                                                                                         Arr. Mayhew L. Lake

The Stars and Stripes Forever                                                                               John Philip Sousa

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Colonel Gary F. Lamb, D.M.A., Music Director

Ms. Lauren Meccia, Associate Conductor, Director of Bands, USCA

Colonel William E. Clark, D.M.A., Conductor Emeritus

4-May-09

7:00 p.m.

Conducted by Colonel Lamb

Opener                                                                                                                   arr. Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner                                                                              Francis Scott Key

                                                                                                                  adopted Henry Fillmore

Strike Up The Band                                                                                     Gershwin arr. Barker

Pastime (A Salute to Baseball)                                                                                 Jack Stamp

The Corcoran Cadet March                                                       John Philip Sousa ed. Fennell

~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~

I’ve Made My Plans for the Summer                                          John Philip Sousa arr. Brion

As Time Goes By                                                                                            Hupfeld arr. Barker

                             Catherine Stapleton-Nance, Soprano

~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~

On a Hymnsong                    of Philip Bliss David Holsinger, Trans. William G. Harbinson

Trombone Choir--Memoriam for Doug Ward, a former Trombone Player

Conducted by Ms. Meccia

Suite of Old American Dances                                                             Robert Russell Bennett

1. Cake Walk

2. Schottische

3. Western One-Step

Conducted by Colonel Lamb

Lassus Trombone                                                                               Henry Fillmore arr. Balent

America The Beautiful                                                                       Ward arr. Carmen Dragon

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Colonel Gary F. Lamb, D.M.A., Music Director

Ms. Lauren Meccia, Associate Conductor, Director of Bands, USCA

Colonel William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus

2-Mar-09

8:00 p.m.

Conducted by Colonel Lamb

Opener                                                                                                                arr. Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner                                                                           Francis Scott Key

                                                                                                               adopted Henry Fillmore

National Emblem                                                                                  E. E. Bagley ed. Fennell

Fanfare and Allegro                                                                                         Clifton Williams

Two Irish Songs                                                                                          arr. Steve Reisteter

     Dr. Jay Rising, Clarinet

FINALE from The New World Symphony                           Anton Dvorak trans. Keidzen

Conducted by Ms. Meccia

Shenandoah                                                                                                    arr. Frank Ticheli

Selections from Les Misérables                                                                arr. Warren Barker

Conducted by Colonel Lamb

They Call the Wind Maria                                                                                    arr. Kessler

Ol’ Man River                                                                                               Kern arr. Kessler

     Sergeant First Class Alvy R. Powell, Bass

The Stars and Stripes Forever                                                                 John Philip Sousa

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Colonel Gary F. Lamb, Music Director

Ms. Lauren Meccia, Associate Conductor, Director of Bands, USCA

Colonel William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus

2-Dec-08

8:00 p.m.

Conducted by Colonel Clark

A Christmas Flourish                                                                                          James Curnow

The Star Spangled Banner                                                                           Francis Scott Key

                                                                                                                adopted Henry Fillmore

Conducted by Colonel Lamb

A Christmas Festival                                                                                       Leroy Anderson

A Vaughn Williams Christmas                                                          Ralph Vaughn Williams

The Eighth Candle                                                                                              Steve Reisteter

You’re a Mean One Mr. Grinch                                    Albert Hague, arr. W. Clifton Baxter

     Lauren Meccia – Baritone Saxophone

Russian Christmas Music                                                                                       Alfred Reed

Conducted by Ms. Meccia

Jingle Bells Forever                                          J. Peirpont / J. P. Sousa arr. Robert W. Smith

An Irving Berlin Christmas                                                     Irving Berlin arr. Warren Barker

Sleigh Ride                                                                                                          Leroy Anderson

Rudolph, the Red nosed Reindeer                              Johnny Marks, arr. John Tatgenhorst

Conducted by Colonel Lamb

Christmas Sing-a-long                                                                              arr. James D. Ployhar

Santa Claus is Coming to Town                                                                        arr. W.A. Foss

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Colonel William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus

Mr. William A. Foss, Arranger/Assistant Conductor

Ms. Lauren Meccia, Director of Bands, USCA

7-Oct-08

8:00 p.m.

Conducted by Mr. Foss

Opener                                                                                                                      arr. Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner                                                                                 Francis Scott Key

                                                                                                                    Adopted Henry Fillmore

The Liberty Bell                                                                              John Philip Sousa ed. Fennell

Prairiesong                                                                                                                 Carl Strommen

A Gift of a Thistle                                                                                          Horner arr. W.A. Foss

Variations on a Shaker Melody                                                                             Aaron Copland

Serenade for Solo Alto Saxophone and Band                                              Frank Bencriscutto

     Ms. Lauren Meccia, Alto Saxophone

Fiddler on the Roof                                                                        Jerry Bock arr. Warren Barker

Conducted by Ms. Meccia

The Footlifter                                                                                                            Henry Fillmore

Star Spangled Spectacular                                                                                          arr. Cacavas

Chester                                                                                                                   William Schuman

Conducted by Mr. Foss

The Stars and Stripes Forever                                                                         John Philip Sousa

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Colonel William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus

Ms. Lauren Meccia, Director of Bands, USCA

William A. Foss, Arranger/Assistant Conductor

August 25, 2008 - Hopelands Gardens

6:30 p.m.

Conducted by Colonel Clark

Opener                                                                                       arr. Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner                                                                      adopted Henry Fillmore

Amparita Roca                                                                                                           Jaime Texidor

Ride                                                                                                                          Samuel R. Hazo

If My Friends Could See Me Now                                                Coleman & Fields arr. Barker

     Ms. Lauren Meccia, Alto Saxophone

Conducted by Ms. Meccia

Second Site in F                                                                                                         Gustof Holst

John Williams Trilogy                                                                                    Williams arr. Moss

Conducted by Colonel Clark

Hoe Down                                                                                                  Copland trans. Rogers

Looney Tunes Overture                                                                                         arr. Holcombe

Overture “1812”                                                                                      Tschaikowsky arr. Lake

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Colonel William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus

Dr. Catherine A. Rand, Director of Bands, USCA

William A. Foss, Arranger/Assistant Conductor

May 5, 2008 - Hopelands Gardens

7 p.m.

Conducted by Colonel Clark

Opener                                                                                             arr. Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner                                                        adopted Henry Fillmore

The Chimes of Liberty                                             Edwin Franko Goldman arr. Schissel

American Overture for Band                                                       James Wilcox Jenkins

O Mio Bambino Caro                                                          Puccini arr.  Lichtenberger

                                                                                   Dr. Maurine Simpson, Soprano

Conducted by Dr. Rand

First Site in E-flat                                                                                   Gustof Holst

Czardes                                                                                   V. Monti arr. W.A.Foss

                                                                                William A. Foss, Alto Saxophone

Bravura                                                                                                          Duble

Conducted by Colonel Clark

Duke Ellington !                                                                               arr. Calvin Custer

God Bless America                                                                         Berlin arr. Laurent

                                                                                   Dr. Maurine Simpson, Soprano

Stars and Stripes Forever                                                                  John Philip Sousa

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Colonel William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus

Dr. Catherine A. Rand, Director of Bands, USCA

William A. Foss, Arranger/Assistant Conductor

4-Mar-08

8:00 p.m.

Conducted by Colonel Clark

Opener                                                                                            arr. Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner                                                               Francis Scott Key

                                                                                          adopted Henry Fillmore

Sabre and Spurs                                                            John Philip Sousa ed. Fennell

Elsa’s Procession to the Cathedral                                   Richard Wagner trans. Cailliet

If I loved You                                                      Rogers & Hammerstein arr. W.A.Foss

                                  Catherine Stapleton Nance, Soprano and Gary Frazier, Baritone

El Camino Real                                                                                     Alfred Reed

Conducted by Dr. Rand

Lambert Concerto                                                                         Dr. David Lambert

                                                                                 Dr. David Lambert, Trombone

The Chronicles of Narnia                                               Gregson-Williams arr. Murtha

       ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Intermission ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~

Porgy and Bess                                                             George Gershwin arr. Barnes

Conducted by Colonel Clark

The Chimes of Liberty                                           Edwin Franko Goldman arr. Schissel

Duke Ellington !                                                                             arr. Calvin Custer

America, the Beautiful                                                        Ward arr. Carmen Dragon

The Stars and Stripes Forever                                                          John Philip Sousa

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Colonel William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus

Dr. Catherine A. Rand, Director of Bands, USCA

William A. Foss, Arranger/Assistant Conductor

27-Nov-07

8:00 p.m.

Conducted by Dr. Catherine A. Rand

Christmas Classic (A Holiday Fanfare for Band)                                              Curnow

The Star Spangled Banner                             Francis Scott Key adopted Henry Fillmore

March of the Toys/Toyland                                                Victor Herbert arr. Wallace

Christmas Intrada                                                                                  Alfred Reed

The Christmas Song                                             Torme & Wells/ arr. Snyder & Higgins

Bill Foss, Alto Saxophone

Selected Movements from Suite From The Nutcracker                Tchaikovsky arr. Curnow

White Christmas                                                                      Irving Berlin  arr. Moss

Catherine Stapleton-Nance, soprano

Winter Wonderland                                                                    F. Bernard  arr. Foss

Catherine Stapleton-Nance, soprano

Sleigh Ride                                                                                               Anderson

Jingle Bells Forever                                                                    arr. Robert W. Smith

Christmas Jazz Suite                                                                                Holcombe

Three Moods from Hanukkah                                                                  arr. Neihaus

Twas the Night Before Christmas     Poem by Clement Moore Band Setting N. H. Long

Narrator: USCA Chancellor Dr. Thomas Hallman

 

Conducted by Colonel Clark

Christmas Sing-a-Long                                                                             arr. Ployar

Santa Claus is Coming to Town                                                             arr. W.A. Foss

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Colonel William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus

Dr. Catherine A. Rand, Director of Bands, USCA

William A. Foss, Arranger/Assistant Conductor

9-Oct-07

8:00pm

Colonel Clark – Conducting

Opener                                                                                  arr. Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner                 Francis Scott Key    adopted Henry Fillmore

The Black Horse Troop                                                          John Philip Sousa

Russlan and Ludmilla Overture                                        Glinka trans. Henning

A Tribute to Richard Rodgers                                                   arr. Ken McCoy

                                                              Catherine Stapleton-Nance, soprano

Dr. Catherine A. Rand – Conducting

Poet and Peasant Overture                                           von Suppe arr. Fillmore

Concert Piece in F minor                                       Mendelssohn arr. W.A. Foss

                                                                                 Dr. Jay Rising, clarinet

                                                                             Mr. Bill Foss, alto clarinet

Selections from Les Miserables                                            arr. Warren Barker

Colonel Clark – Conducting

His Honor                                                                              Henry Fillmore

Big Bands in Concert                                                                  arr. Lowden

Eternal Father, Strong to Save (the Navy Hymn)                         Claude T. Smith

Stars and Stripes Forever                                                     John Philip Sousa

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Colonel William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus

Dr. Catherine A. Rand, Director of Bands, USCA

William A. Foss, Arranger/Assistant Conductor

27-Aug-07

6:30pm

Colonel Clark – Conducting

Opener                                                                                  arr. Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner                    Francis Scott Key adopted Henry Fillmore

The Invincible Eagle                                                             John Philip Sousa

West Side Story Selections                     Bernstein & Sondheim arr. W.J. Duthoit      

Summertime Medley                                                                  arr. W.A. Foss

                                                                           Heather Martin, vocal solist

Overture “1812”                                                  Peter I. Tchaikovsky arr. Lake

A SALUTE TO THE GREATEST GENERATION

Dr. Catherine A. Rand – Conducting

On Parade                                                                    Edwin Franko Goldman

Colonel Clark – Conducting

God of Our Fathers                                                                  Claude T. Smith

Armed Forces Salute                                                               arr. Bob Lowden

Stars and Strips Forever                                                         John Philip Sousa

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Dr. Cheryl Fryer, Conductor

Colonel William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus

William A. Foss, Chief Arranger/Associate Conductor

16-Oct-05

with special guests:

Harmony River Chorus of the Sweet Adelines International

Concert Opener/ Carolina in the Morning                 Ken McCoy

Star Spangled Banner                                                 John Stafford Smith, Adapted by Henry Fillmore

Northern Pines                                                            John Philip Sousa

Scenes from an English Landscape                            Adam Gorb

Lied Ohne Worte                                                         Rolf Rudin

Suite Provençale                                                         Jan Van der Roost

Overture to Candide                                                   Leonard Bernstein

Sol Y Sombra                                                               George Gates

Harmony River Chorus

Bandstand in Central Park                                         arr. Nancy Bergman

Original Dixieland One Step                                       Nick LaRocca

Ain’t That Good News                                                 Sam Cooke

Combined Chorus and Band

The Lion Sleeps Tonight                                             arr. Tedda Lippincott

Alexander’s Ragtime Band                                         arr. Joni Bescos

Sentimental Journey                                                   arr. Joni Bescos

Tuxedo Junction                                                         arr. June Dale

This is My Country                                                      Al Jacobs and Don Raye

Stars and Stripes Forever                                           John Philip Sousa

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Dr. Cheryl Fryer, Conductor

Colonel William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus

William A. Foss, Chief Arranger/Associate Conductor

Christmas Concert

November 29, 2005

Bells                                                                                         Ian McDougall

Star Spangled Banner                                                             John Stafford Smith/Zaninelli

March of the Toys/Toyland                                                     Herbert/Wallace

A Fireside Christmas                                                              James Swearingen

Chorale and Alleluia                                                               Howard Hanson

Sleigh Ride                                                                              Leroy Anderson

The Christmas Song                                                                Torme/Wells/Higgins

Featuring Catherine Stapleton, soprano

Galop                                                                                      Dmitri Shostakovich/Hunsberger

Ding Dong Merrily On High                                                   arr. Dawson

Allegro from Concerto in C Major                                         Antonio Vivaldi/Reed

Kacee Poppy, Piccolo

Twas the Night Before Christmas                                           Moore/Long

Stars and Stripes for Christmas                                              John Philip Sousa/Foster

Christmas Sing-A-Long                                                          arr. Ployhar

Santa Claus is Coming to Town                                             arr. W.A. Foss

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Dr. Cheryl Fryer, Conductor

Colonel William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus

William A. Foss, Chief Arranger/Associate Conductor

 March 14, 2006

Walking Frog                                                              Karl King

You’re a Grand Old Flag                                            George M. Cohan, arr. W.H. Foss

Star-Spangled Banner                                                 Francis Scott Key, arr. Fillmore

Hungarian Dance No. 6                                              Johannes Brahms, trans. Dunnigan

Overture for Winds                                                     Charles Carter

Concerto in Bb for Two Trumpets                              Antonio Vivaldi

Allegro                                                         trans. Yeago

Featuring Dr. James Boehner and Mr. Allan Stuart, Soloists

Pastime                                                                       Jack Stamp

Original Suite                                                              Gordon Jacob

            March

            Intermezzo

            Finale

Ride                                                                             Samuel Hazo

Colonel William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus

Gentle Annie                                                               Stephen Foster

                                                                                     arr. Schissel

                        Featuring Maureen Simpson, soprano

Dance of the Amazons                                                Anatole Liadov, arr. Glover

Salute to American Jazz                                              arr. Sammy Nestico

Solid Men to the Front                                                John Philip Sousa

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Dr. Cheryl Fryer, Conductor

Colonel William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus

William A. Foss, Chief Arranger/Associate Conductor

Hopelands Gardens - May 1, 2006

A SALUTE TO AMERICA!

Concert Opener                                              arr. Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner                              John Stafford Smith

Strike up the Band                                          George & Ira Gershwin, Arr. Barker

Pastime                                                           Jack Stamp

God Bless the USA                                          Lee Greenwood, Arr. Holmes

Esprit de Corps                                               Robert Jager

Selections from Porgy & Bess                         George Gershwin, Arr. W.A. Foss

                        Featuring Calvin Thompson, Bass-Baritone

Suite of Old American Dances                        Robert Russell Bennett

            Western One-Step

            Schottische

            Cake Walk

Bugler’s Holiday                                             Leroy Anderson

                        Featuring Dr. Jim Boehner, Col. William Clark,

Alan Stuart, Trumpet

America the Beautiful                                     Samuel Augustus Ward, Arr. Dragon

Fugue on Yankee Doodle                                John Philip Sousa, Arr. Brion/Schissel

Ultimate Patriotic Song-A-Long                    Arr. Jerry Brubaker

Whip and Spur Galop                                     Thomas Allen, Arr. Cramer

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Dr. Cheryl Fryer, Conductor

Colonel William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus

William A. Foss, Chief Arranger/Associate Conductor

Hopelands Gardens – August 28, 2006

Concert Opener                                             arr. Ken McCoy

The Star Spangled Banner                              John Stafford Smith

Corcoran Cadets                                           John Philip Sousa

Funiculi-Funicula                                         Luigi Denza/Goto

I’ve Made My Plans for the Summer                John Philip Sousa

             Catherine Stapleton, soprano

Clark March                                                 William Clark

Ride                                                           Samuel Hazo

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets        John Williams/Ford

Jig from St. Paul’s Suite                               Gustav Holst/DeMeij

Galop from the Comedians                            Dmitri Kabelevsky

             Katherine Brooks, xylophone

The Genius of Ray Charles                             arr. Brown

Looney Tunes Overture                                  arr. Bill Holcombe

1812 Overture                                              Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Dr. Cheryl Fryer, Conductor

Colonel William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus

William A. Foss, Chief Arranger/Associate Conductor

17-Oct-06

Rise of the Firebird                                      Steven Reineke

The Star Spangled Banner                             John Stafford Smith

Inglesina                                                    Delle Cese/Bourgeois

The Jig is Up                                              Daniel Kallman

Serenade for Alto Sax and Band                     Frank Bencriscutto

           Eric Nestler, saxophone

Satiric Dances                                             Norman Dello Joio

Eljen a Magyar!                                           Johann Strauss/Lubaroff

Tosca Fantasy                                             Puccini/Hermann

          Eric Nestler, saxophone

In the Miller Mood                                       arr. Barker

The Untitled March                                     John Philip Sousa

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Dr. Cheryl Fryer, Conductor

Colonel William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus

William A. Foss, Chief Arranger/Associate Conductor

Christmas Concert

November 28, 2006

A Christmas Festival                                  Leroy Anderson

Star Spangled Banner                                 Smith/Fillmore

Toboggan Ride                                          Stan Applebaum

You're a Mean One Mr. Grinch                     Seuss-Hague/Arr. Ward

        Cheryl Fryer, baritone saxophone

Radetzky March, Op. 282                            Strauss/Reed               

Greensleeves                                            Traditional/Arr.  Reed

Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer                Johnny Marks/Arr. Tatgenhorst

Pat-a-Pan                                                Traditional/Arr. Wallace

Folk Dances                                             Shostakovich/Trans. Reynolds

All is Calm /Ave Maria                              Arr. Smith/Schubert Arr. Foss

          Jill Ashworth, Gretchen Hatoway, flute, Jim Boehner, trumpet

          Maureen Simpson, soprano

Stars & Stripes for Christmas                     John Philip Sousa/Robert Foster

Christmas Sing-a-long                                Arr. Ployhar

Santa Claus is Comin' to Town                    J. Fred Coots/Arr. Foss

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Dr. Cheryl Fryer, Conductor

Colonel William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus

William A. Foss, Chief Arranger/Associate Conductor

6-Mar-07

Opener/Carolina in the Morning/SSB

On the Square March                                                       Frank Panella/Schissel

Armenian Dances I                                                          Alfred Reed

Cousins                                                                         Clarke/Cramer

            Dr. Jim Boehner, trumpet, Dr. Tom Cremer, euphonium

Fantasy on American Sailing Songs                                    Clare Grundman

Irish Tune from County Derry                                           Percy Grainger

But Not For Me

                                     Catherine Stapleton, soprano

April 6, 2006                                                                  Evan Lane Staten

Big Band Signatures                                                        arr. John Higgins                                             

Encore: Stars & Stripes Forever                                        John Philip Sousa

 

The Aiken Community Band/USCA University Band

Dr. Cheryl Fryer, Conductor

Colonel William E. Clark, Conductor Emeritus

William A. Foss, Chief Arranger/Associate Conductor

 

May 7, 2007  Hopelands Gardens

Opener/SSB/ Carolina in the Morning

Galant Seventh March                                                  John Philip Sousa

American Faces                                                           David Holsinger

Consider Yourself                                                         Lionel Barat/arr. Berry

Immer Kleiner                                                             Adolf Schreiner/trans Howard

            Jay Rising, clarinet

La Bamba de Vera Cruz                                                 Tucci/Trans. Hunsberger

Handel in the Strand                                                    Percy Grainger           

Round Midnight                                                          Thelonious Monk/arr. Nestico                                     

If My Friends Could See Me Now                                    Colman/Barker

            Maureen Simpson, soprano

Looney Tunes Overture                                               arr. Holcombe                                                

Thunder and Blazes                                                   Julius Fucik/arr. Holcombe