2016 Summer Concert #3

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On July 24, 2016, Jim Davison conducts the third concert of our 83rd summer concert series at the Back Beach Bandstand in Rockport, Massachusetts. The program will include the following pieces:

Concert #3 – July 24, 2016 – 7:00 PM
Jim Davison, conductor

STAR SPANGLED BANNER
Francis Scott Key

AMERICA
arr. John Edmondson

AMERICAN’S WE
Henry Fillmore

LASSUS TROMBONE
Henry Fillmore
Paula Burns, Roger McPherson & Jim Koerth, Trombones

THE WONDERFUL WORLD OF DISNEY
arr. Jim Edmondson

DOUBLE CONCERTO
Antonio Vivaldi
Jason Howard & Hilary Anderson, Trumpets

JURASSIC PARK
John Williams

PENNYWHISTLE jIG
Henry Mancini
Jeannine Lynch, Piccolo Solo

JAZZIN’ IT UP
Harry Richards
Jeannine Lynch & Steve Neimi, Saxophones

ASHOKAN FAREWELL
Jay Ungar

SELECTIONS FORM LES MISERABLES
Claude-Michel Schonberg

CINEMA PARADISO
Ennio Morricone
Steve Neimi, Clarinet Solo

MASK OF ZORRO
James Horner

THE KLAXON
Henry Fillmore

GOD BLESS AMERICA
Irving Berlin

 

2016 Summer Concert #2

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On July 17, 2016, Jason Howard conducts the second concert of our 83rd summer concert series at the Back Beach Bandstand in Rockport, Massachusetts. The program will include the following pieces:

Concert #2 – July 17, 2016 – 7:00 PM
Jason Howard, conductor

STAR SPANGLED BANNER
Francis Scott Key

INVICTUS
K. L. King

A LEROY ANDERSON PORTRAIT
Leroy Anderson

HORSE AND BUGGY
Leroy Anderson

OVER THE RAINBOW
arr. Warren Barker
JoAnn Thrasher, Alto Sax Solo

ELISA
Renato Soglia

GO WEST
arr. Ralph Ford

SALUTE THE DUKE!
arr. Paul Yoder

WITH QUIET COURAGE
Larry Daehn

SHOUTIN’ LIZA TROMBONE
Henry Fillmore
featuring the Trombone Section

THE ROARING TWENTIES
arr. Paul Jennings
featuring the Dixie Group

JAMES BOND SUITE
arr. Frank Erickson

(GHOST) RIDERS IN THE SKY
Stan Jones

LEROY ANDERSON’S “IRISH SUITE”
Leroy Anderson

OBLIVION
Astor Piazzolla
Steve Neimi, Clarinet Solo

CLARINET CANDY
Leroy Anderson
featuring the Clarinet Section

SELECTIONS FROM “CATS”
Andrew Lloyd Webber

YAKETY SAX
arr. John Vinson
featuring the Saxophone Section

THE GREAT MUPPET CAPER
Joe Raposo

THE WASHINGTON POST
John Philip Sousa

GOD BLESS AMERICA
Irving Berlin

 

2016 Summer Concert #1

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On Sunday evening, July 10, 2016, Jim Davison will conduct the Rockport Legion Band in Concert #1 of the 83rd consecutive summer concert series. You are invited to join us at the Back Beach Bandstand in Rockport starting at 7:00 PM. The program will include the following pieces:

Concert #1 – July 10, 2016
Jim Davison, conductor

THE STAR SPANGLED BANNER
Francis Scott Key

THE THUNDERER
John Philip Sousa

THEME FROM SUPERMAN
John Williams

CARTOON SYMPHONY
arr. Larry Clark

SOARING
Sean O’Loughlin
featuring
Jason Howard, trumpet

AMERICAN SALUTE
Morton Gould

UPTOWN FUNK
Bruno Mars

THE DEVIL WENT DOWN TO GEORGIA
Charlie Daniels
featuring
William Altman, alto saxophone
Ben Fuller, storyteller

JOSHUA
Paul Yoder

THE SOUND OF MUSIC
Richard Rogers

ROMANZA
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
featuring
John Basset, alto horn

SATCHMO!
arr. Ted Ricketts

AMPARITO ROCA
Jaime Texidor

WASHINGTON POST MARCH
John Philip Sousa

GOD BLESS AMERICA
Irving Berlin

… And The Band Played On!

Concert #7 on August 23, 2015 brought rain, mist and fog and yet the Rockport Legion Band played on. Ben Fuller narrated Peter and the Wolf, Kiva Trumbour enthralled the audience with her vocal gifts and the Creagan More Pipes & Drums marched in and thrilled the crowd.

Thanks especially go to the audience whom braved the elements along with the Rockport Legion Band. Their presence and support, not only on the misty evening, but also throughout this entire concert season has made it all the more worthwhile.

2015 Summer Concert #8

On August 30, 2015, Jason Howard conducts the eighth concert of our 82nd summer concert series at the Back Beach Bandstand in Rockport, Massachusetts. The program will include the following pieces:

Concert #8 – August 30, 2015 – 7:00 PM
Jason Howard, conductor

STAR SPANGLED BANNER
Francis Scott Key

MERCURY
K. L. King

THE MUSIC MAN
Meredith Wilson

BLUE MOON
Richard Rodgers
Connie Villanti, Euphonium Solo

FORCE OF DESTINY
Larry Neeck

THE EMERALD ISLE
Dave Black

TRUMPETS, OLE!
Frank D. Cofield
Featuring the Trumpet Section

FOILED AGAIN
Jack Wilds

DIXIELAND JAM!
arr. Bob Lowden
Dixie Group

DISNEY BLOCKBUSTERS
arr. John Higgins

CLARINET POLKA
arr. David Bennett
Featuring the Clarinet Section

MARCH PONDEROSO
K. L. King

1812 OVERTURE
P. Tchaikovsky
Featuring the American Legion  Riflemen

STARS AND STRIPES FOREVER
John Philip Sousa

GOD BLESS AMERICA
Irving Berlin

 

2015 Summer Concert #7

On August 23, 2015, Jim Davison conducts the seventh concert of our 82nd summer concert series at the Back Beach Bandstand in Rockport, Massachusetts. The program will include the following pieces:

Concert #7 – August 23, 2015 – 7:00 PM
Jim Davison, conductor

STAR SPANGLED BANNER
Francis Scott Key

BILLBOARD MARCH
John Klohr

IN THE MOOD
Joe Garland

RHAPSODY FOR FLUTE
Stephen Bulla
Jeannine Lynch, Flute Solo

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
Jerry Bock

PETER AND THE WOLF
Sergei Prokofiev
Ben Fuller, Storyteller

MANCINI SPECTACULAR
arr. Warren Barker

SOMEONE TO WATCH OVER ME
George Gershwin
Kiva Trumbour, Vocalist

MIDWAY MARCH
John Williams

Celtic Celebration
Featuring The Creagan More Pipes & Drums

WINGS & MURDOS WEDDING
Creagan More Pipes & Drums Entrance

HIGHLAND CATHEDRAL
Creagan More & Rockport Legion Band

COCK OF THE NORTH
Creagan More & Dancers

79TH FAREWELL TO GIBRALTER
Creagan More & Rockport Legion Band

EILEEN ARUN / WESTERING HOME
Creagan More

SCOTLAND THE BRAVE / NO AWA
Creagan More & Rockport Legion Band

AMAZING GRACE
Creagan More & Rockport Legion Band

AULD LANG SYNE
Creagan More & Rockport Legion Band

 

2015 Summer Concert #6

On August 16, 2015, Jason Howard conducts the sixth concert of our 82nd summer concert series at the Back Beach Bandstand in Rockport, Massachusetts. The program will include the following pieces:

Concert #6 – August 16, 2015 – 7:00 PM
Jason Howard, conductor

STAR SPANGLED BANNER
Francis Scott Key

INVICTUS MARCH
K. L. King

THE ETERNAL OPTIMIST
Ed Huckeby

FEELINGS
Morris Albert
Connie Villanti, Euphonium Solo

WEST SIDE STORY
Leonard Bernstein

CAPTAIN AMERICA MARCH
arr. Michael Brown

STANDARD “POP” FAVORITES
Frank Cofield

MUPPET MOVIE MEDLEY
arr. John Edmondson

DIZZIE FINGERS
Zez Confrey
Featuring the Clarinet Section

LEROY ANDERSON’S “IRISH SUITE”
Leroy Anderson

WINTER ON EMERALD BAY
Alan Lee Silva

ENTRY OF THE GLADIATORS
arr. J. S. Seredy

THE LITTLE MERMAID
Alan Menken

FLIGHT OF FANCY
Timothy Johnson
Jeannine Lynch, Flute Solo

GO WEST!
arr. Ralph Ford

DIXIELAND SPECTACULAR!
arr. John Edmondson

THE FOOTLIFTER
Henry Fillmore

GOD BLESS AMERICA
Irving Berlin