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2002 All-State Conference

The 2002 All-State Conference, Music: Pass It On!, was held January 23-26, 2002 in Peoria, IL.



Jazz Night Concert - Friday, January 25, 2002

All-State Jazz Band
James Kull St. Charles East High School, St. Charles, IL

Honors Jazz Choir
Kirk Marcy, Edmunds Community College, Bothell, WA

Honors Jazz Combo
Ron McCurdy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

Honors Jazz Band
Tom Streeter, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL 



All-State Concert - Saturday, January 26, 2002

All-State Orchestra
Daniel Culver, Augustana College, Rock Island, IL

Russlan and Ludmilla Overture - Mikhail Glinka
Music to "Our Town" - Aaron Copland
Symphony No. 5 Finale - Dimitri Shostakovich

All-State Chorus
Michael Schwartzkopf, Indiana University, Bloominton, IN
Accompanist - Julie McClarey, Millikin University, Decatur, IL

O Clap Your Hands - Ralph Vaughn Williams
Richte Mich, Gott - Felix Mendelssohn/Harris
Whether Men Do Laugh or Weep - Ralph Vaughn Williams
Heart We Will Forget Him (SSA) - James Mulholland
Hava Nageela (TTBB) - arr. Goldman
The Battle of Jericho - arr. Moses Hogan

All-State Band
David Vroman, Bradley University, Peoria, IL

Fanfares and Flourishes - James Curnow
Nessun Dorma - Giacomo Puccini/Berungen
Puszta - Jan Van der Roost
The Directorate - John Philip Sousa

Grand Finale, The Combined All-State Organizations
America the Beautiful - Samuel Augustus Ward/arr. Carmen Dragon  



Honors Concert - Saturday, January 26, 2002

Honors Band
Dale Lonis, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

March of the Steelmen - Charles Belsterling
Resting in the Peace of His Hands - John Gibson
Morning Star - David Maslanka
Folk Festival - Dimitri Shostakovich/Hunsberger

Honors Chorus
Axel Theimer, St. John's University, Collegeville, MN
Accompanist - William Buhr, College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, IL

O Magnum Mysterium - Morton Lauridsen
Daemon Irrepit Callidus - Gyorgy Orban
Dun Danket All Gott - Johann Pachelbel
Today, This Spring (SSA) - Libby Larson
Sigh No More Ladies (TTBB) - Robert Washburn
And So It Goes - Joel/Chilcott 

Honors Orchestra
Gary Lewis, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX

Pictures at an Exhibition - Modest Mussorgsky

Grand Finale, The Combined Honors Organizations
America the Beautiful - Samuel Augustus Ward/arr. Carmen Dragon 



For recordings of any of the above concerts, please contact Mark Custom Recording

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