ELEMENTARY, JUNIOR & SENIOR
CONCERT FESTIVAL

 

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2018
WESTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY | MACOMB

 

2:00PM ELEMENTARY & JUNIOR CONCERT
4:30PM SENIOR CONCERT


$5 AT THE DOOR; $3 FOR STUDENTS AND SENIORS

 
 
 Elementary boys performing in an All-State Chorus Concert

ELEMENTARY CHORUS

Conductor
Melanie Butcher
Macomb Schools

Repertoire
Galop from Solfege Suite (Unison) - Ken Berg
Pavane Publishing

Thula Klizeo (2-part) - Joseph Shabalala, arr. Leanne MacDonnell
Pavane Publishing

The Dream Keeper (2-part) - Rollo A. Dilworth
Hal Leonard

Tailor of Gloucester - Cyndee Giebler (2-part)
Henry Leck Choral Series

Mass Ensemble Piece:
My America - Joyce Eilers and Paul Murtha

 
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JUNIOR BAND

Conductor
Dan Harrison
Oswego District 308

Repertoire
Vivo - Douglas Wagner
Alfred/Belwin
https://www.jwpepper.com/Vivo%21/10601524.item#/submit

The Bonsai Tree - Julie Giroux
Musica Propria
http://www.musicapropria.com/musicpages/bonsai_tree.html

Nordic Sketches, Movements 1 & 3 - Pierre La Plante Daehn Publications
https://www.jwpepper.com/Nordic-Sketches/2313435.item#/submit

Mass Ensemble Piece:
My America - Joyce Eilers and Paul Murtha

 
 Student playing timpani in all-state band concert

SENIOR BAND

Conductor
Alicia Neal
Eastern Illinois University

Repertoire
El Capitan - Sousa/Brion

O Magnum Mysterium - Lauridsen

Joy Revisted - Ticheli

Puszta (selections) - Van der Roost

 
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JUNIOR CHORUS

Conductor
James Rimington
Retired - Bradley University

Repertoire
The Bee (3-part) - Tom Shelton
Hinshaw Music, HMC 1778

Misty Morning (SAB) - Carl Nygard
Hinshaw Music, HMC 720      

Let Beauty Awake (SSA) - Laura Farnell
BriLee Music, BL595           

Born, Born in Bethlehem (T/B) - Donald Moore
BriLee Music, BL 210                  

Joshua's Battle (SATB) - Greg Gilpin
BriLee Music, BL 982       

Mass Ensemble Piece:
My America - Joyce Eilers and Paul Murtha

 
 High school student in chorus rehearsal

SENIOR CHORUS

Conductor
Sarah Catt
Elk Grove High School

Repertoire
District Repertoire:
Bright Morning Stars - Shawn Kirchner
Santa Barbara Music Publishing, SBMP594

When Dreams Take Flight - Rollo Dillworth
Hal Leonard, 00254541

This Old Hammer - Neil Ginsberg (TBB)
Shawnee Press, 35028706

Lineage - Andrea Ramsey (SSA)
Boosy & Hawkes, 48023346

Click Here for D4 Senior Chorus rehearsal tracks

State Repertoire:
Sicut Cervus - Palestrina, ed. Robert Boyd
Click Here for printable scores and rehearsal tracks

Desh (SATB) - Ethan Sperry
Earthsongs  #S-252

 
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JUNIOR ORCHESTRA

Conductor
Richard Cangro
Western Illinois University 

Repertoire
Pirates of the Caribbean - Badelt, Larry Moore
https://www.jwpepper.com/Pirates-of-the-Caribbean/2479223.item#/

Country Wedding Dance - Smetana, Mike Story
https://www.jwpepper.com/Country-Wedding-Dance/10066579.item#/submit

1812 Overture - Tchaikovsky, Gruselle
https://www.jwpepper.com/1812-Overture/10066350.item#/

Mass Ensemble Piece:
My America - Joyce Eilers and Paul Murtha

 
 Student cellist in orchestra rehearsal

SENIOR ORCHESTRA

Conductor
Brian Dollinger
Muscatine Symphony Orchestra/Clinton Symphony Orchestra/Kamuela Philharmonic Orchestra

Repertoire
Symphony #3 - Brahms

Prelude to Act III of Lohengrin (Toscanini ending) - Wagner

Overture to West Side Story - Bernstein, arr. Peress

American in Paris Suite - Gershwin, arr. Whitney

Finlandia, op. 26 - Sibelius