Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Week 6 - July 27 Concert

5:30 PM UPDATE: Due to inclement weather, the final decision to play the concert tonight will be made @ 7 PM.

The Chemical City Band will perform its 6th concert of the 2016 Season on Wednesday, July 27 at the Nicholson-Guenther Community Band Shell in Midland's Central Park, starting at 7:30 PM.

This week is Steve DeRees' final concert of the season.  He will be back at the podium in 2017.  Chris O'Connell will direct next week as our guest conductor. 

Also, this weekend is the final opportunity to purchase a bottle of wine at the Grape Beginnings Winery downtown, where 10% of the price of Wildberry Shiraz will be donated to CCB (see Week 4 blog for details).

The following musical selections will be presented:

The Crosley March.............................Henry Fillmore, arr. R. Foster

Irving Berlin: The Early Years.............................arr. Warren Barker

Joyant Winds...................................................................Ed Huckeby

Slumber, My Darling.........................Stephen Foster, arr. B. Karrick

The Symphonic Beatles.............Lennon/McCartney, arr. J. Cacavas

Intermission

The Invincible Eagle March...John Philip Sousa, arr. Brion-Schissel

March and Procession of Bacchus.......Leo Delibes, arr. E. Osterling

Festivity........................................................................Stephen Bulla

The Stormchasers.......................................................Robert Sheldon

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

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

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