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Sounds of Spring

  • McCallum Arts Center 5600 Sunshine Drive Austin, TX 78756 United States (map)

Band music will be in the air as the ASB celebrates the breadth and depth of exceptional music for the concert band.

Portrait In Jade by Austin composer Ryan George will be featured and Austin Symphony Orchestra conductor Peter Bay will return to the podium to share his musical magic with musicians and audience members alike.


Program

The Hounds of Spring . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Alfred Reed

Brooklyn Air . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Michael Markowski

Divertimento for Band . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Vincent Persichetti

I. Prologue IV. Burlesque

II. Song V. Soliloquy

III. Dance VI. March

Peter Bay, Conductor

Fandango . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Frank Perkins arr. Floyd E. Werle

Bill Haehnel, Conductor

Intermission

Dancing Day . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Jim Colonna

Perthshire Majesty . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Samuel R. Hazo

Bill Haehnel, Conductor

Simple Gifts: Four Shaker Songs for Concert Band . . . . . Frank Ticheli

I. In Yonder Valley

II. Dance

III. Here Take This Lovely Flower

IV. Simple Gifts

Portrait In Jade . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Ryan George

Download a PDF of the Concert Program


This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.

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