Concord Band Fall Concert - Centennials
October 22, 2011
The Concord Band's Fall Concert, "Centennials," will celebrate three 100th anniversaries:
- Gustav Holst's Second Suite was written in 1911.
- John Philip Sousa's "Dwellers of the Western World" was published in 1911.
- Alan Hovhaness, composer of Hymn to Yerevan, was born in 1911.
Keith Brion, Music Director of the New Sousa Band, will be Guest Conductor.
Other pieces on the program:
- American Overture for Band by Joseph Jenkins
- The Guide by Noah Taylor
- Continuum by Robert Buckley
- Boy Scouts of America March by Sousa
- National Game March by Sousa