ASHLAND CITY BAND


2008 Concert Programs

 

6/19 6/26 7/3 7/4 7/10 7/17 7/24 7/31 8/4 8/11


       
ASHLAND CITY BAND

Don Bieghler, Director


Concert 1

June 19, 2008

Butler Band Shell, Lithia Park

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Pre-concert: Dixieland Band
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PROGRAM


  Strike Up The Band George Gershwin; arr. Wayne Pegram  
  National Anthem - The Star Spangled Banner John Stafford Smith; arr. J. P. Sousa  
Vocal soloist: Diane Hedges
  The New Colonial March R. B. Hall  
  Tally-Ho! John Philip Sousa  
  A Trumpeter's Lullaby Leroy Anderson; arr. Philip J. Lang  
Harry Kannasto, Trumpet
  American Folk Rhapsody No. 3 Clare Grundman  
  Sleepers, Wake Johann Sebastian Bach; arr. Mark Williams  
  Themes Like Old Times III Warren Barker  
  Selections from The Sound of Music Richard Rodgers; arr. Robert Russell Bennett  
  Belle of Chicago John Philip Sousa  
ENCORE
  The Thunderer John Philip Sousa  
 

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  The Ashland City Band presents concerts at the Butler Band Shell in Lithia Park
each Thursday through August 14 at 7:30 pm.

Pre-concert performances begin at 6:40 pm.
June 26 - Dixieland Band, July 3 - Rogue Tubas, July 12 - Siskiyou Saxophone Orchestra,
July 17 - Dixieland Band, July 24 - Southern Oregon Jazz Orchestra, July 31 - SOU Brass Quintet,
August 7 - Licorice and Chrome Clarinet Choir, August 14 - Trombone Ensemble

A Patriotic concert will be presented July 4 at 1:00 pm.

 
 
 


       
ASHLAND CITY BAND

Don Bieghler, Director


Concert 2

June 26, 2008

Butler Band Shell, Lithia Park

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Pre-concert: Dixieland Band
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PROGRAM


  Strike Up The Band George Gershwin; arr. Wayne Pegram  
  National Anthem - The Star Spangled Banner John Stafford Smith; arr. J. P. Sousa  
Vocalist: Diane Hedges
  Chicago Tribune Paris Chambers  
  A Festival Prelude Alfred Reed  
  Second Prelude George Gershwin; arr. John Krance  
  Serenata Leroy Anderson  
  On A Hymnsong of Philip Bliss David Holsinger  
  A Foster Fantasy Maurice Whitney  
  As Summer Was Just Beginning Larry Daehn  
  Antonito Charles Wiley  
  Highlights from Hello, Dolly Jerry Herman; arr. John Cacavas  
  Corcoran Cadets John Philip Sousa  
ENCORE
  Washington Post John Philip Sousa  
 

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  The Ashland City Band presents concerts at the Butler Band Shell in Lithia Park
each Thursday through August 14 at 7:30 pm.

Pre-concert performances begin at 6:40 pm.
July 3 - Rogue Tubas, July 12 - Siskiyou Saxophone Orchestra, July 17 - Dixieland Band
July 24 - Southern Oregon Jazz Orchestra, July 31 - SOU Brass Quintet,
August 7 - Licorice and Chrome Clarinet Choir, August 14 - Trombone Ensemble

A Patriotic concert will be presented July 4 at 1:00 pm.

 
 
 


       
ASHLAND CITY BAND

Don Bieghler, Director


Concert 3

July 3, 2008

Butler Band Shell, Lithia Park

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Pre-concert: Jabberwocky Band
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PROGRAM


  Strike Up The Band George Gershwin; arr. Wayne Pegram  
  National Anthem - The Star Spangled Banner John Stafford Smith; arr. J. P. Sousa  
Vocal soloist: Jenetta Robertson
  The Footlifter Henry Fillmore  
  Handel in the Strand Percy Grainger; arr. Richard Franko Goldman  
  Shenandoah arr. Frank Ticheli  
  Carnival of Venice Giulio Briccialdi; arr. Anton Coppola  
Joanie Gordon, Flute
  Walt Disney Overture arr. Frank Erickson  
  English Country Settings Pierre La Plante  
  Ticonderoga March Leroy Anderson  
  Celebrate America Robert E. Foster  
  Big Band Tribute arr. John Wasson  
  High School Cadets John Philip Sousa  
ENCORE
  Semper Fidelis John Philip Sousa  
 

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  The Ashland City Band presents concerts at the Butler Band Shell in Lithia Park
each Thursday through August 14 at 7:30 pm.

Pre-concert performances begin at 6:40 pm.
July 10 Siskiyou Saxophone Orchestra ~ July 17 Dixieland Band ~ July 24 Southern Oregon Jazz Orchestra
July 31 SOU Brass Quintet ~ August 7 Trombone Ensemble ~ August 14 Licorice and Chrome Clarinet Choir

A Patriotic concert will be presented July 4 at 1:00 pm.

 
 
 


       
ASHLAND CITY BAND

Don Bieghler, Director


Independence Day Concert

July 4, 2008
Butler Band Shell, Lithia Park

Mayor John Morrison
Guanajuato Guests

 

 

  National Anthems
  USA: The Star Spangled Banner John Stafford Smith; arr. J. P. Sousa  
Brian Tingle, Vocalist
  Mexico: Himno Nacional Mexicano Jaime Nuño; arr. Henry Henneman  
Guanajuato singers

 

Reading of
The Declaration of Independence

 

  National Emblem E. E. Bagley; ed. Frederick Fennell  
  The Spirit of '76 Clare Grundman  
  Civil War Suite Harold L. Walters  
  A Cohan Broadway Festival George M. Cohan; arr. Floyd Werle  
  Chiapanecas arr. James Ployhar  
  Armed Forces Salute Robert Lowden  
  Liberty Bell John Philip Sousa  
ENCORE
  The Stars and Stripes Forever John Philip Sousa  
 

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  The Ashland City Band presents concerts at the Butler Band Shell in Lithia Park
Thursday evenings through August 9, at 7:30 pm.

Pre-concert performances begin at 6:40 pm.
July 10 Siskiyou Saxophone Orchestra ~ July 17 Dixieland Band ~ July 24 Southern Oregon Jazz Orchestra
July 31 SOU Brass Quintet ~ August 7 Trombone Ensemble ~ August 14 Licorice and Chrome Clarinet Choir

 
 
 


       
ASHLAND CITY BAND

Don Bieghler, Director


Concert 4

July 10, 2008

Butler Band Shell, Lithia Park

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Pre-concert: Siskiyou Saxophone Orchestra
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PROGRAM


  Strike Up The Band George Gershwin; arr. Wayne Pegram  
  National Anthem - The Star Spangled Banner John Stafford Smith; arr. J. P. Sousa  
Vocal soloist: Diane Hedges
  Le Regiment de Sambre et Meuse Joseph François Rauski; arr. J.F.Seredy  
  Classic Overture François Joseph Gossec; arr. Richard Franko Goldman  
  The Captains and the Kings Leroy Anderson  
  Alpina Fanfare Franco Cesarini  
  Alphorn Ballad Dennis Armitage  
Alphorn Quartet: Janet Bruno, Linda Harris, Terry Henderson, Jerry Ostermeier
  Recorded By Sinatra arr. Warren Barker  
  Italian Polka Sergei Rachmaninoff; arr. Erik Leidzén  
  Excerpts from Brigadoon Frederick Loewe; arr. Philip Gordon  
  George Washington Bicentennial John Philip Sousa  
ENCORE
  El Capitán John Philip Sousa  
 

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  The Ashland City Band presents concerts at the Butler Band Shell in Lithia Park
each Thursday through August 14 at 7:30 pm.

Pre-concert performances begin at 6:40 pm.
July 17 Dixieland Band ~ July 24 Southern Oregon Jazz Orchestra ~ July 31 SOU Brass Quintet
August 7 Trombone Ensemble ~ August 14 Licorice and Chrome Clarinet Choir

 
 
 


       
ASHLAND CITY BAND

Don Bieghler, Director


Concert 5

July 17, 2008

Butler Band Shell, Lithia Park

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Pre-concert: Dixieland Band
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PROGRAM


  Strike Up The Band George Gershwin; arr. Wayne Pegram  
  National Anthem - The Star Spangled Banner John Stafford Smith; arr. J.P. Sousa  
Vocal soloist: Diane Hedges
  March "Salutation" Roland Seitz; arr. Richard E. Thurston  
  The Marriage of Figaro Overture Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; arr. Earl Slokum  
  Pavanne Morton Gould; arr. Paul Yoder  
  British Waterside Percy Grainger; arr. Brian S. Wilson  
  Cole Porter Overture Cole Porter; arr. Marty Gold  
  Famous Melodies of Brahms Johannes Brahms; arr. James Ployhar  
  Sleigh Ride Leroy Anderson  
  Watergate March Robert Pearson  
  American Folk Rhapsody No. 4 Clare Grundman  
  Big Band Cavalcade various; arr. Andy Clark  
  The Charlatan March John Philip Sousa; ed. Jim Worman  
ENCORE
  King Cotton John Philip Sousa  
 

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  The Ashland City Band presents concerts at the Butler Band Shell in Lithia Park
each Thursday through August 14 at 7:30 pm.

Pre-concert performances begin at 6:40 pm.
July 24 Southern Oregon Jazz Orchestra ~ July 31 SOU Brass Quintet
August 7 Trombone Ensemble ~ August 14 Licorice and Chrome Clarinet Choir

 
 
 


       
ASHLAND CITY BAND

Don Bieghler, Director


Concert 6

July 24, 2008

Butler Band Shell, Lithia Park

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Pre-concert: Southern Oregon Jazz Orchestra
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PROGRAM


  Strike Up The Band George Gershwin; arr. Wayne Pegram  
  National Anthem - The Star Spangled Banner John Stafford Smith; arr. J.P. Sousa  
Vocal soloist: Diane Hedges
  Officer of the Day R.B. Hall  
  English Folk Song Suite Ralph Vaughan Williams  
  Persuasion Sammy Nestico  
Angel McDonald, alto saxophone
Cynthia Hutton, guest director
  Entry March of the Boyares Johan Halvorsen; arr. Clifford P. Barnes  
  Norwegian Folk Rhapsody Arlin Snesrud  
  The Typewriter Leroy Anderson  
Yvonne Rowe, typist
c. 1925 Underwood Typewriter courtesy of Harry and Shirley Kannasto
  Zacatecas Genaro Codina; arr. Richard E. Thurston  
(for Las Estudiantinas, Guanajuato, Mexico)
  Star Above, Shite Brightly Brian Balmages  
  Crazy For You Overture George & Ira Gershwin; arr. Jerry Brubaker  
  Golden Jubilee John Philip Sousa; ed. Frederick Fennell  
ENCORE
  The Black Horse Troop John Philip Sousa  
 

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  The Ashland City Band presents concerts at the Butler Band Shell in Lithia Park
each Thursday through August 14 at 7:30 pm.

Pre-concert performances begin at 6:40 pm.
July 31, SOU Brass Quintet
August 7, Trombone Ensemble
August 14, Licorice and Chrome Clarinet Choir

 
 
 


       
ASHLAND CITY BAND

Don Bieghler, Director


Concert 7

July 31, 2008

Butler Band Shell, Lithia Park

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Pre-concert:
Southern Oregon University Brass Quintet
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PROGRAM


  Strike Up The Band George Gershwin; arr. Wayne Pegram  
  National Anthem - The Star Spangled Banner John Stafford Smith; arr. J.P. Sousa  
Brian Tingle, vocalist
  The Purple Pageant Karl King  
  A Festive Overture Alfred Reed  
  Someone To Watch Over Me George & Ira Gershwin; arr. Warren Barker  
  Stardust Hoagy Carmichael & Mitchell Parish; arr. Warren Barker  
Diane Hedges, vocal soloist
  Emissary Fanfare Giuseppi Verdi; arr. Ross Hastings  
  Fiddle, Faddle Leroy Anderson; arr. Philip J. Lang  
  First Suite in Eb for Military Band Gustav Holst  
  My Fair Lady Frederick Loewe; arr. Robert Russell Bennett  
  U.S. Field Artillery March John Philip Sousa; ed. Keith Brion  
ENCORE
  Hands Across the Sea John Philip Sousa  
 

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  The Ashland City Band presents concerts at the Butler Band Shell in Lithia Park
each Thursday through August 14 at 7:30 pm.

Pre-concert performances begin at 6:40 pm.
August 7: Slide Effects Trombone Ensemble
August 14: Licorice and Chrome Clarinet Choir

2009 concerts will be June 18 through August 13

 
 
 


       
ASHLAND CITY BAND

Don Bieghler, Director


Concert 8

August 7, 2008

Butler Band Shell, Lithia Park

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Pre-concert: Slide-Effects Trombone Ensemble
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PROGRAM


  Strike Up The Band George Gershwin; arr. Wayne Pegram  
  National Anthem - The Star Spangled Banner John Stafford Smith; arr. J.P. Sousa  
Vocal soloist: Jenetta Plankenhorn
  March "Grandioso" Roland F. Seitz; arr. Alfred Reed  
  Trumpet Concerto in Eb Franz Joseph Haydn; arr. Bradley Saunders  
Bruce Dresser, trumpet
  Belle of the Ball Leroy Anderson  
  El Relicario Jose Padilla; arr. Robert Longfield  
  Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Portrait for Band Sergei Rachmaninoff; arr. John Cacavas  
  Slide-kicks Harry Simeone  
  Ashland City Band March Norman F. Rowe  
  Irish Tune from County Derry and Shepherd's Hey Percy Grainger  
  Ellington (A Tribute to the Duke) Duke Ellington; arr. Larry Kerschner  
  The Invincible Eagle John Philip Sousa  
ENCORE
  Manhattan Beach John Philip Sousa  
 

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  The last concert for 2008 is August 14

Pre-concert music at 6:20 pm.
Licorice and Chrome Clarinet Choir

2009 concerts will begin Thursday, June 18

 
 
 


       
ASHLAND CITY BAND

Don Bieghler, Director


Concert 9

August 14, 2008

Butler Band Shell, Lithia Park

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Pre-concert: Licorice and Chrome Clarinet Choir
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PROGRAM


  Strike Up The Band George Gershwin; arr. Wayne Pegram  
  National Anthem - The Star Spangled Banner John Stafford Smith; arr. J.P. Sousa  
Vocal soloist: Diane Hedges
  Block M March Jerry Bilik  
  Ouverture Don Quichotte Georg Philipp Telemann; arr. John Boyd  
  St. Louis Blues W. C. Handy; arr. Jerry Gray/Perry Burgett  
  Tribute to Rudy Weideroff Gunther Schuller  
Vicki Purslow, Alto Saxophone
Cynthia Hutton, Guest Conductor
  Moorside March Gustav Holst; arr. Gordon Jacob  
  Mazatlan William Rhoads  
  John Williams: The Symphonic Marches John Williams; arr. John Higgins  
  Leroy Anderson, A Legacy In Sound Leroy Anderson; arr. Robert W. Smith  
  Broadway Center Stage various; arr. Paul Murtha  
  Sousa! Warren Barker  
ENCORE
  The Stars and Stripes Forever John Philip Sousa  
 

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  Thank you, Ashland Lions Club

Tonight is the final concert for 2008.
2009 concerts will begin Thursday, June 18.

 
 
 
 



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