Tuesday, March 27, 2012
I'll Be Conducting the Mat-Su High School Honor Band Saturday at Wasilla HS
This coming Saturday is the Mat-Su Honor Music Festival. It will be held this year at Wasilla High School. There will be concerts by the Middle School Honor Band, Middle School Honor Choir, High School Honor Choir and High School Honor Band.
The set of events begins at 4:00 pm Saturday.
Here are the four works I'll be conducting with the high school students:
The Free Lance March by John Philip Sousa (performed here by the Army Band of Italy:
A Yorkshire Ballad by James Barnes (performed here by the Houston Youth Symphony Sinfonia):
A Night in the Tropics by Louis Moreau Gottschalk (performed here by La Orquésta Municipal de Caracas):
Pageant by Vincent Persichetti (performed here by the Brooklyn College Conservatory Wind Ensemble):