Appalachian Wind Ensemble Repertoire

John Stanley Ross, conductor
Kevin Gray Richardson, conductor
Alyssa Montgomery, conductor
Karen L. Robertson, horn
Monday, November 24, 2014

Short Ride in a Fast Machine – John Adams (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Prelude, Op. 34, No. 14 in E-Flat Minor – Dmitri Shostakovich (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Pele – Brian Balmages (John Stanley Ross, conductor; Karen L. Robertson, horn)
Valdres Norwegian March – Johannes Hanssen (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Symphony in B-flat – Paul Hindemith (Kevin Gray Richardson, conductor) I. Moderately fast, with vigor II. Andantino Graziaso III. Fugue
The Klaxon – Henry Fillmore (Alyssa Montgomery, conductor) Elsa's Procession to the Cathedral – Richard Wagner (John Stanley Ross, conductor)

John Stanley Ross, conductor
Charles Isley, guest conductor
Gus Perry, guest conductor
Drew Leslie, trombone
Sunday, October 5, 2014

Entry of the Gladiators – Julius Fucik (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
October – Eric Whitacre (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Concerto for Trombone – Launy Grondahl (John Stanley Ross, conductor; Drew Leslie, trombone) I. Moderato assai, ma molto maestoso II. Quasi una Leggenda, Andante grave III. Finale, Maestoso
Ablaze – Bruce Tippett (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
America the Beautiful – Samuel Augustus Ward (Charles Isley, guest conductor)
Sun Paints Rainbows on the Vast Waves – David Bedford (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Four Scottish Dances – Malcolm Arnold (John Stanley Ross, conductor) I. Pesante II. Vivace III. Allegretto IV. Con brio
Rolling Thunder – Henry Fillmore (Gus Perry, guest conductor)

John Stanley Ross, conductor
Kevin Gray Richardson, conductor
Justin Hensley, conductor
Brooke Humfeld, conductor
Mitchell Townley, trumpet
Scott Meister, featured composer
Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Commando March – Samuel Barber (Justin Hensley, conductor)
Komm Susser Tod (Come, Sweet Death) – Johann Sebastian Bach arr. Alfred Reed (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Concerto for Trumpet and Winds – Alexander Arutiunian (John Stanley Ross, conductor; Mitchell Townley, trumpet)
March Militaire Francaise – Camille Saint Saens (Brooke Humfeld, conductor)
Feles Galactica for Winds, Percussion and Piano – Scott Meister (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Fiesta Del Pacifico – Roger Nixon (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Sabre and Spurs – John Philip Sousa arr. Frederick Fennell (John Stanley Ross, conductor)

John Stanley Ross, conductor
Kevin Gray Richardson, conductor
Oran Dickens, clarinet
John Fowler, tenor
Thursday, February 20, 2014

Prelude, Fugue, and Riffs – Leonard Bernstein (John Stanley Ross, conductor; Oran Dickens, clarinet)
Chester Overture – William Schuman (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Trauersinfonie – Richard Wagner arr. Erik Leidzen (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Aegean Festival Overture – Andreas Makris arr. Albert Bader (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
"Nessun Dorma" from Turandot – Giacomo Puccini arr. Merlin Patterson (John Stanley Ross, conductor; John Fowler, tenor)
Action Front March – H.L. Blankenburg (Kevin Gray Richardson, conductor)
March from Symphonic Metamorphosis – Paul Hindemith arr. Keith Wilson (John Stanley Ross, conductor)

John Stanley Ross, conductor
Kevin Richardson, conductor
Brooke Humfeld, graduate conductor
Justin Hensley, graduate conductor
Monday, December 2, 2013

Spiel for Wind Orchestra, Op. 39 – Ernst Toch (John Stanley Ross, conductor) I. Overture II. Idyll III. Buffo
Suite Francaise – Darius Milhaud (Justin Hensley, graduate conductor) I. Normandie II. Bretagne III. Ile-de-France IV. Alsace-Lorraine V. Provence
Be Thou My Vision – David Gillingham (Brooke Humfeld, graduate conductor)
Symphony No. 6 – Vincent Persichetti (Kevin Gray Richardson, conductor) I. Adagio-Allegro II. Adagio sostenuto III. Allegretto IV. Vivace
Salvation is Created – Pavel Tschesnokoff (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Dialogues for Saxophone Quartet and Winds – James Curnow (John Stanley Ross, conductor; Khara Kowalksi, soprano saxophone; Brad Beamon, alto saxophone; Tyler Hill, tenor saxophone; Benjamin Bradburn, baritone saxophone)
Marche des Parachutistes Belges – Pierre Leemans

John Stanley Ross, conductor
Kevin Gray Richardson, conductor
Brooke Humfeld, graduate conductor
Dr. Jon Beebe, bassoon
Sunday, October 6, 2013

Serenade, Op. 7 – Richard Strauss (Brooke Humfeld, graduate conductor)
Profanation from Symphony No. 1, "Jeremiah" – Leonard Bernstein arr. Bencriscutto (Kevin Gray Richardson, conductor)
Funeral March for Rikard Nordraak – Edvard Grieg (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Concertino for Bassoon and Wind Orchestra – Jurriaan Andriesson (John Stanley Ross, conductor; Jon Beebe, bassoon)
Hammersmith: Prelude and Scherzo – Gustav Holst (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Postcard – Frank Ticheli (John Stanley Ross, conductor)

John Stanley Ross, conductor
Randall Outland, tenor
Mitchell Franklin, piano
Rob Smith, guest composer
Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Partita, Op. 69 – Franz Krommer (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Dance Mix – Rob Smith (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Old American Songs – Aaron Copland (John Stanley Ross, conductor; Randall Outland, tenor) I. The Little Horses II. Zion's Walls III. At the River IV. Ching-a-Ring Chaw
Chaw – Rob Smith (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Overture to Candide – Leonard Bernstein arr. Clara Grundman (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Piano Concerto in A Minor – Edvard Greig (John Stanley Ross, conductor; Mitchell Franklin, piano) I. Allegro moderato
Push – Rob Smith (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Music for Prague – Karel Husa (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Rest – Frank Ticheli (John Stanley Ross, conductor)

John Stanley Ross, conductor
Dr. Laurence Marks, guest conductor
Friday, February 22, 2013

Partita, Op. 69 – Franz Krommer (John Stanley Ross, conductor) I. Allegro
Flag of Stars – Gordon Jacob (Dr. Laurence Marks, guest conductor)
An American Elegy – Frank Ticheli (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
March of the Cuspidors – Keith Otis Edwards World Premiere Performance (John Stanley Ross, conductor)
Lincolnshire Posy – Percy Grainger (John Stanley Ross, conductor) I. Lisbon (Sailor's Song) II. Horkstow Grange (The Miser and his Man: A Local Tragedy) III. Rufford Park Poachers (Poaching Song) IV. The Brisk Young Sailor (Who returned to wed his true love) V. Lord Melbourne (War Song) VI. The Lost Lady Found (Dance Song)
Heroes, Lost and Fallen (A Vietnam Memorial) – David Gillingham (John Stanley Ross, conductor)

John Stanley Ross, conductor
Kevin Gray Richardson, conductor
Brooke Humfeld, graduate conductor
Justin Hensley, graduate conductor
Alicia Chapman, oboe
Sunday, October 7, 2012

Concertino for Oboe and Chamber Winds – Carl Maria von Weber
Rocky Point Holiday – Ron Nelson
Blue Shades – Frank Ticheli
Concertino for Four Percussion and Wind Ensemble – David Gillingham
Symphony No. 3 – Vittorio Giannini I. Allegro energico II. Adagio III. Allegretto IV. Allegro con brio
Elsa's Procession to the Cathedral – Richard Wagner

John Stanley Ross, conductor
Jay C. Jackson, guest conductor
Bill Witcher, guest conductor
James Stokes, Jr., trumpet
Eric Koontz, viola
Lewis Jones, baritone saxophone
Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Serenade No. 2, Op. 44 for Winds, II. Minuetto; I. Moderato, quasi Marcia – Antonin Dvorak
The Fairest of the Fair – John Philip Sousa/arr. Frederick Fennell (Bill Witcher, guest conductor)
Symphony on Themes of John Philip Sousa, III. After Fairest of the Fair – Ira Hearshen (Bill Witcher, guest conductor) Distance Imagined – Matthew Schoendorff
Rhapsody for Baritone Saxophone and Wind Orchestra – Mark Watters (Lewis Jones, baritone saxophone)
Concertette for Viola and Winds – Morton Gould (Eric Koontz, viola)
Concerto for Trumpet and Winds – William Harbinson (James Stokes, Jr., trumpet)
In Storm and Sunshine – John C. Heed (Jay C. Jackson, guest conductor)
Tico Tico – Zequinha Abreu/arr. Naohiro Iwai (Jay C. Jackson, guest conductor)

John Stanley Ross, conductor
Donald Peach, associate conductor
Justin R. Hammonds, graduate conductor
Friday, February 24, 2012

Eternal Father, Strong to Save – Claude T. Smith (Donald Peach, conductor)
Prelude in E-­‐flat minor, Op. 34 No. 14 – Dmitri Shostakovich/arr. H. Robert Reynolds
A New Song – Bob Kauflin/arr. John Stanley Ross
Four Scottish Dances – Malcolm Arnold/arr. John Paynter (Justin R. Hammonds, conductor)
Molly on the Shore – Percy Aldridge Grainger
Wedding Dance – Jacques Press/arr. Herbert Johnston

John Stanley Ross, conductor
George Naff, guest conductor
Donald Peach, guest conductor
Shane Watson, organ
Sunday, December 4, 2011

Dedication Overture – Vittorio Giannini (George Naff, guest conductor)
O Magnum Mysterium – Morton Lauridsen/ arr. H. Robert Reynolds (Donald Peach, guest conductor)
The Klaxon – Henry Fillmore/arr. Frederick Fennell (Donald Peach, guest conductor)
Sussex Mummers’ Christmas Carol – Percy Aldridge Grainger
Russian Christmas Music – Alfred Reed (Shane Watson, organ)

John Stanley Ross, conductor
Justin R. Hammonds, guest conductor
Donald Peach, guest conductor
Drew Leslie, trombone
Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Centennial Celebration Fanfare - John Carnahan
Reminiscences - Mark Camphouse
Sparkle - William Harbinson
Morceau Symphonique, Op. 88 - Alexandre Guilmant/arr. Wesley Shephard (Drew Leslie, trombone)
Turkey in the Straw - Michael Markowski (Justin R. Hammonds, guest conductor)
Fest Marsch from Tannhauser – Richard Wagner/arr. Robert Rumbelow (Donald Peach, guest conductor)
Celebrations - John Zdechlik (Donald Peach, guest conductor)

John Stanley Ross, conductor
Justin R. Hammonds, guest conductor
Lester Turner, guest conductor
Hunter Soots, piccolo
Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Serenade in D Minor, Op. 44 - Antonin Dvorak (Lester Turner, guest conductor)
The Cowboys - John Williams
Beautiful River - James Laughridge
Emblems - Aaron Copland
Concerto in C Major for Piccolo and Winds, movements II and III - Vivaldi/Reed (Hunter Soots, piccolo)
Divertimento for Band- Persichetti (Justin R. Hammonds, guest conductor)
Dances from Nahawand - Scott Meister
Second Suite in F for Military Band - Gustav Holst (Lester Turner, guest conductor)

John Stanley Ross, conductor
Donald Peach, guest conductor
Jay C. Jackson, guest conductor
Lester Turner, guest conductor
Andrea Cheeseman, clarinet
Thursday, February 24, 2011

Elsa’s Procession to the Cathedral – Richard Wagner/arr. Lucien Cailliet (Lester Turner, guest conductor)
English Folk Song Suite - Ralph Vaughan Williams
Concertino, Op. 26 - Carl Maria von Weber (Andrea Cheeseman, clarinet)
The Free Lance - John Philip Sousa (Jay C. Jackson, guest conductor)
Prelude and Fugue in G Minor – Johann Sebastian Bach/arr. Roland Moehlmann (Donald Peach, guest conductor)
Selections from The Danseyre – Tielman Susato/arr. Partick Dunnigan


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