Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Week 7 - July 31 Concert

The Chemical City Band will perform its seventh concert of the 2019 season on Wednesday, July 31 at the Nicholson-Guenther Community Band shell in Midland's Central Park, starting at 7:30 PM.  Steve DeRees is returning to conduct this final concert of the season.

In case of rain, the performance will move to Central Auditorium.


The following musical selections will be presented:

Col. Barney Oldfield March.................Mark Azzolina, arr. H. Cable

Country Gardens.....................arr. Percy Grainger, ed. Brant Karrick

Summer's End (A Bossa Nova)............................William E. Rhoads

Freedom Forever March...........................................Dana F. Everson

Selections from "Brigadoon".........Frederick Loewe, arr. E. Leidzén
         Tara Ell, vocal soloist

Intermission

The Gladiator March..............................................John Philip Sousa

The Blue and the Gray.............................................Clare Grundman

Exaltation Overture for Band................................James Swearingen

Rolling Thunder March..............................................Henry Fillmore

America, the Beautiful.................Samuel F. Ward, arr. A.F. Gaylord

Star Spangled Banner............John Stafford Smith, arr. A.F. Gaylord



Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Week 6 - July 24 Concert

The Chemical City Band will perform its sixth concert of the 2019 season on Wednesday, July 24 at the Nicholson-Guenther Community Band shell in Midland's Central Park, starting at 7:30 PM.  Our guest conductor is Tom Broka.

In case of rain, the performance will move to Central Auditorium.


The following musical selections will be presented:

Onward-Upward March.........Edwin Franko Goldman, ed. E.S. Lisk

Overture for Winds......................................................Charles Carter

ONE from "A Chorus Line"....Marvin Hamlisch & Edward Kleban,
arr. J. Vinson

Gabriel's Oboe, from "The Mission".....................Ennio Morricone, 
arr. R. Longfield

Intermission

On the Mall March.......................................Edwin Franko Goldman

Selections from "Oklahoma"............Richard Rogers, arr. E. Leidzén

Old Irish Tune.................................................................Larry Daehn

Selections from "Oliver!"........................Lionel Bart, arr. N. Leyden

O Canada................................................Calixa Lavallée, arr. V. Roy

America, the Beautiful.................Samuel F. Ward, arr. A.F. Gaylord

Star Spangled Banner............John Stafford Smith, arr. A.F. Gaylord


Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Week 5 - July 17 Concert

The Chemical City Band will perform its sixth concert of the 2019 season on Wednesday, July 17 at the Nicholson-Guenther Community Band shell in Midland's Central Park, starting at 7:30 PM.  Our guest conductor is Chris O'Connell.

In case of rain, the performance will move to Central Auditorium.


The following musical selections will be presented:

Golden Jubilee March....................John Philip Sousa, ed. F. Fennell

On the Edge of Tomorrow......................................Michael Sweeney

Festival Celebration......................................................David Nelson

The Typewriter.............................Leroy Anderson, trans. F.E. Werle
          Karen Welser, typist

Intermission

Clarinet Marmalade..........................................arr. John Edmondson

Symphonic Chorale for Concert Band.........................Eric Osterling

A Huntingdon Celebration............................................Philip Sparke

The Great Waldo Pepper March........Henry Mancini, arr. J. Cacavas

America, the Beautiful.................Samuel F. Ward, arr. A.F. Gaylord

Star Spangled Banner............John Stafford Smith, arr. A.F. Gaylord

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Week 4 - July 10 Concert

The Chemical City Band will perform its fourth concert of the 2019 season on Wednesday, July 10 at the Nicholson-Guenther Community Band shell in Midland's Central Park, starting at 7:30 PM.  In case of rain, the performance will move to Central Auditorium.


The following musical selections will be presented:

National Emblem March..................Edwin E. Bagley, ed. F. Fennell

The Best of Broadway.......................................arr. James H. Burden

Down In The Valley..................................................Pierre La Plante

Themes Like Old Times II....................................arr. Warren Barker

Intermission

Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy.....................Don Raye & Hughie Prince
                                                                                  arr. J.D. Ployhar

How to Train Your Dragon...............John Powell, arr. S. O'Loughlin

Dixieland Jam!.........................................................arr. Bob Lowden
        Sue Genau, clarinet
        Rick Enszer, trumpet
        Graham Koppi, saxophone
        Justin Taylor, trombone
        Eric Attard, tuba
        Nicholas Bloom, drumset

The Minnesota March....................John Philip Sousa, ed. F. Fennell

America, the Beautiful.................Samuel F. Ward, arr. A.F. Gaylord

Star Spangled Banner............John Stafford Smith, arr. A.F. Gaylord


Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Week 3 - July 3 Concert

The Chemical City Band will perform its third concert of the 2019 season on Wednesday, July 3 at the Nicholson-Guenther Community Band shell in Midland's Central Park, starting at 7:30 PM.  In case of rain, the performance will move to Central Auditorium.


The following musical selections will be presented:

Stars and Bars............................................................Robert E. Jager

Early American Suite..................................................arr. John Moss

A Nation's Prayer...........G.W. Warren & W. Steffe, arr. J.D. Ployhar

Miss Liberty March.................................................John Edmondson

Intermission

Americans We....................................Henry Fillmore, ed. F. Fennell

God Bless the U.S.A........................Lee Greenwood, arr. R. Holmes

Salute to America's Finest...........................................Paul Lavender

The Stars and Stripes Forever................................John Philip Sousa

America, the Beautiful.................Samuel F. Ward, arr. A.F. Gaylord

Star Spangled Banner............John Stafford Smith, arr. A.F. Gaylord


Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Week 2 - June 26 Concert

The Chemical City Band will perform its second concert of the 2019 season on Wednesday, June 26 at the Nicholson-Guenther Community Band shell in Midland's Central Park, starting at 7:30 PM.  In case of rain, the performance will move to Central Auditorium.


The following musical selections will be presented:

His Honor March.................................Henry Fillmore, ed. R. Foster

Everest - Top of the World.......................................Elliot Del Borgo

Deep River Rhapsody.............................................Harold L. Walters

A Salute to Spike Jones..........................................arr. Calvin Custer

Intermission

The Bride Elect March...........................................John Philip Sousa

James Bond Returns.......................................................arr. Ken Dye

The Irish Washerwoman...........................................Leroy Anderson

A Russian Festival...........................................................Jay Dawson

America, the Beautiful.................Samuel F. Ward, arr. A.F. Gaylord

Star Spangled Banner............John Stafford Smith, arr. A.F. Gaylord



Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Week 1 - June 19 Concert

4:20 PM Update:  The concert tonight will be held in Central Auditorium due to threatening weather conditions.

The Chemical City Band will perform its first concert of the 2019 season on Wednesday, June 19 at the Nicholson-Guenther Community Band shell in Midland's Central Part, starting at 7:30 PM.  In case of rain, the performance will move to Central Auditorium.


The following musical selections will be presented:

Fire and Lightning!......................................................Gary P. Gilroy

Grand Canyon Overture........................................James Swearingen

Bist du bei mir.......................Johann Sebastian Bach, arr. J. de Haan

Poet and Peasant Overture...............Franz von Suppe, arr. L. Conley

Intermission

Spania, Spanish March...............................................David Schaffer

Selections from "The Greatest Showman"....................arr. P. Murtha

Crazy Little Thing Called Love.......Freddie Mercury, arr. P. Murtha

The Corcoran Cadets March..................................John Philip Sousa

America, the Beautiful.................Samuel F. Ward, arr. A.F. Gaylord

The Star-Spangled Banner.....John Stafford Smith, arr. A.F. Gaylord