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Band

Kris Cox, Band Division President

 

band@ilmea.org

 


2017 ALL-STATE CONDUCTORS

Our guest conductor for the 2017 All-State Honors Band is Michael Colburn, from Butler University. His program will be:


Candide Overture –Bernstein/Grundman

The Engulfed Cathedral – Debussy/Patterson

Danzon No. 2 – Marquez/Nickel*

Gum-Suckers March – Grainger/Patterson*

All-State Honors Band, Choir, Orchestra combined selection:

Battle Hymn of the Republic

*Soprano Saxophone will be used for Danzon no. 2 and Gum-Suckers March


Alfred Watkins, retired Director of Bands at Lassiter High School in Marietta, Georgia, will be the guest conductor for the 2017 All-State Band. The program will be:


Celebration – Charles Sayre

Second Essay for Symphonic Band – Mark Camphouse

Bullets and Bayonets March – Sousa/Fennell

Sound and Smoke, mvt 1. Feudal Lights – Viet Cuong

Galop – Dmitri Shostakovich/Donald Hunsberger

All-State Band, Choir, Orchestra combined selection:

Battle Hymn of the Republic

 

 

 

 

 

All-State and Honors Band Conductors/Repertoire (1992-present) (89.1 KB)

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