5th Annual Sounds of the Seasons
Sunday, December 16, 2018, 3:00 PM
Thompson High School Performing Arts Center
Alabaster, Alabama

Festival Fanfare for Christmas – John Wasson

A Holiday Rhapsody – arr. Larry MacTaggert

The Night Before Christmas – Randol Alan Bass
Tony Giles, narrator

O Holy Night –  Adolphe Charles Adam/arr. Julie Giroux
Joy Waters Fowler, soprano
Bruce Meadows, tenor

Farandole from “L’Aresienne Suite No. 2” – Georges Bizet/arr. Larry Daehn


SELECTIONS BY THE THOMPSON HIGH SCHOOL MADRIGALS
If You Love Me – Jay Althouse
Paige Hanscom, soloist

Let Me Fly – arr. Kirby Shaw
Peter Ditoro, Luke Glover, Jay Sellers, trio
Olivia Collier, descant

One Small Child – David Meece
Maggie Joe O’Neal, Jay Sellers, soloists


A Christmas Festival – Leroy Anderson

Sleigh Ride – Leroy Anderson

Sussex Mummers’ Christmas Carol – Percy Aldridge Grainger

Hallelujah – Leonard Cohen, arr. Dale Bloodworth
Joy Waters Fowler, soprano
Bruce Meadows, tenor

Hallelujah Chorus – George F. Handel/arr. Philip Sparke

The Prayer – Carol Bayer Sager/David Foster/arr. Kerry Bryant
Joy Waters Fowler, soprano
Bruce Meadows, tenor

A Christmas Celebration – Alfred Reed


Alabama Music Educators Association
In-Service Conference
Thursday, January 17, 2019, 10:00 PM
Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex Theater
Birmingham, Alabama

Alabama Fanfare – Robert W. Smith

Wild Nights! – Frank Ticheli

Pineapple Poll – Sir Arthur Sullivan, arr. Mackerras/Duthoit
I. Opening Number
II. Jasper’s Dance

III. Poll’s Dance
IV. Finale

Amazing Grace – arr. William Himes

In My Father’s Eyes – Julie Giroux
Dr. Samuel Norlund, cello
16th Street Baptist Church Choir

The Circus Bee – Henry Fillmore, arr. Robert E. Foster

Sound and Smoke – Viet Cuong
I. Feudal Castle Lights
II. Avalanche of Eyes

 


Alabama Bandmasters Association
District I Honor Band Festival
Saturday, February 16, 2019, 10:00 PM
Virgil Grissom High School
Huntsville, Alabama

Alabama Fanfare – Robert W. Smith

Pineapple Poll – Sir Arthur Sullivan, arr. Mackerras/Duthoit
I. Opening Number
II. Jasper’s Dance

III. Poll’s Dance
IV. Finale

Amazing Grace – arr. William Himes

The Circus Bee – Henry Fillmore, arr. Robert E. Foster

Sound and Smoke – Viet Cuong
II. Avalanche of Eyes

 


4th Annual Celebration of Freedom
Monday, May 27, 2019, 3:00 PM
Thompson High School Performing Arts Center
Alabaster, Alabama

Alabama Fanfare – Robert W. Smith

The Star Spangled Banner – arr. Jack Stamp

Let Freedom Ring – Ryan Nowlin

Illuminations – Mark Camphouse

Four Dances from West Side Story – Leonard Berstein, arr. Ian Polster
I. Scherzo
II. Mambo

III. Cha-cha
IV. Cool (Fugue)

Early Light – Carolyn Bremer

The King and I – Richard Rodgers, arr. Stephen Bulla

Armed Forces Salute – arr. Bob Lowden

America the Beautiful – Samuel Augustus Ward/arr. Carmen Dragon

Of Our New Day Begun – Omar Thomas
Dr. Alexis Davis-Hazell, mezzo-soprano
Dr. Rosalyn Wright Floyd, piano

Stars and Stripes Forever – John Philip Sousa/ arr. Brion/Schissel