The 2016 Holiday Concert

The Rockport Legion Band Presents

 Band Concert by Frank Beatty (1972)
A Holiday Concert
The First Congregational Church
12 School Street   Rockport, MA
Sunday December 11, 2016 at 2:00PM

Jason Howard Conducting
Fanfare Prelude on “Joy To The World”
arr. Jim Curnow
Minor Alterations
David Lovrien
An English Christmas
Clare Grundman
Symphonic Highlights From Frozen
arr. Stephen Bulla
On A Winters Night
arr. John Moss
The Chipmunk Song
arr. Ted Rickets
A Christmas Festival
Leroy Anderson
Stars and Stripes for Christmas
John Philip Sousa
Jim Davison Conducting
Adeste Fidelis
arr. Robert Smith
A Charlie Brown Christmas
Vince Guaraldi
Feliz Navidad
Jose Feliciano
The Polar Express
Alan Silvestri
A Fireside Christmas
arr. Sammy Nestico
The Carol Of The Bells
arr. Elliot Del Borgo

 

2016 Summer Concert #8

On August 28, 2016, Jason Howard conducts the eighth (and final) concert of our 83rd summer concert series at the Back Beach Bandstand in Rockport, Massachusetts. The program will include the following pieces:

Concert #8 – August 28, 2016 – 7:00 PM
Jason Howard, conductor

STAR SPANGLED BANNER
Francis Scott Key

MARCH OF THE BELGIAN PARATROOPERS
Pierre Leemans

A NIGHT ON BALD MOUNTAIN
M. Moussorgsky

BARITONE BOOGIE
Andy Clark
Connie Villanti, Euphonium Solo

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
Andrew Lloyd Webber

JERSEY BOYS
arr. Michael Brown

LOVE’S OLD SWEET SONG
James L. Molloy
Bob Heineman, Oboe Solo

DIXIELAND JAM!
arr. Bob Lowden
Dixie Group

THE BATTLE ROYAL
Thos. S. Allen

THE LORD OF THE DANCE
Ronan Hardiman

THE MUPPET SHOW THEME
arr. Frank D. Cofield

AS TIME GOES BY
arr. Warren Barker
Jeannine Lynch, Flute Solo

THE WHISTLER AND HIS DOG
Arthur Pryor
Jeannine Lynch, Piccolo Solo

1812 OVERTURE
Pyotr Tchaikovsky
Featuring the American Legion Riflemen

STARS AND STRIPES FOREVER
John Philip Sousa

GOD BLESS AMERICA
Irving Berlin

 

2016 Summer Concert #7

RLB_2016_Concert7On August 21, 2016, Jim Davison conducts the seventh concert of our 83rd summer concert series at the Back Beach Bandstand in Rockport, Massachusetts. The program will include the following pieces:

Concert #7 – August 21, 2016 – 7:00 PM
Jim Davison, conductor

STAR SPANGLED BANNER
Francis Scott Key

BILLBOARD MARCH
John Klohr

PIRATES OF THE CARRIBEAN
Klaus Badelt

PROCESSION OF THE NOBLES
Nicholas Rimsky-Korsakov

THE DRUNKEN SAILOR
arr. Grant Hill

BIG BAND BASH
arr. Bob Lowden

GABRIEL’S OBOE
Ennio Morricone
Bob Heineman, Oboe Solo

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF
Jerry Bock

YOU RAISE ME UP
Rolf Lovland
Ben Fuller, Vocalist

OLD 89
Steve Thomas

THE IRISH WASHERWOMAN
arr. Leroy Anderson

Celtic Celebration
Featuring The Creagan More Pipes & Drums
Dick Chain, Director

WINGS & MURDOS WEDDING
Creagan More Pipes & Drums Entrance

HIGHLAND CATHEDRAL
Creagan More & Rockport Legion Band

COCK OF THE NORTH
Creagan More

79TH FAREWELL TO GIBRALTER
Creagan More & Rockport Legion Band

A’ THE BLUE BONNETS
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

 

2016 Summer Concert #6

On August 14, 2016, Jason Howard conducts the sixth concert of our 83rd summer concert series at the Back Beach Bandstand in Rockport, Massachusetts. The program will include the following pieces:

Concert #6 – August 14, 2016 – 7:00 PM
Jason Howard, conductor

STAR SPANGLED BANNER
Francis Scott Key

“AMERICAN CADET” MARCH
R. B. Hall

THE LITTLE MERMAID
Alan Menken

WONDERLAND BY NIGHT
arr. Alfred Reed
Jason Howard, Trumpet Solo

THE MAGIC OF ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER
arr. Warren Barker

IOWA BRIGADE BAND
Fred Jewell

SELECTIONS FROM ALADDIN
arr. John Moss

GERSHWIN!
arr. Warren Barker

HARLEM NOCTURNE
Earle Hagen
JoAnn Thrasher, Alto Sax Solo

ERIC CLAPTON ON STAGE
arr. Paul Murtha

NEW ORLEANS JAM SESSION!
arr. Bob Lowden
featuring the Dixie Group

THE BILLBOARD MARCH
John N. Klohr

SYMPHONIC HIGHLIGHTS FROM FROZEN
arr. Stephen Bulla

THE ELEPHANT AND THE FLEA
A. Eric Heukeshoven
A Duet Featuring
Jeannine Lynch, Flute
Allen Bernard, Tuba

DISNEY BLOCKBUSTERS
arr. John Higgins

MARCH – PONDEROSO
K. L. King

GOD BLESS AMERICA
Irving Berlin

 

2016 Summer Concert #5

RLB_2016_Concert5On August 7, 2016, Jim Davison conducts the fifth concert of our 83rd summer concert series at the Back Beach Bandstand in Rockport, Massachusetts. The program will include the following pieces:

Concert #5 – August 7, 2016 – 7:00 PM
Jim Davison, conductor

STAR SPANGLED BANNER
Francis Scott Key

NATIONAL EMBLEM
E. E. Bagley

SUMMERTIME
George Gershwin

HAPPY
Pharrell Williams

OLYMPIC FANFARE AND THEME
John Williams

STARDUST
Hoagy Carmichael
JoAnn Thrasher, Alto Saxophone Solo

THE SYMPHONIC DUKE
arr. Tommy Newsom

THE PERFECT STROM
James Horner

PIE IN THE FACE POLKA
Henry Mancini
featuring
Stephen Neimi, Debby Walter, Tasha Marshall,
Tania Gelsomini & Chloe Beaulieu
Clarinets

SEMPER FIDELIS
John Phillip Sousa

GOD BLESS AMERICA
Irving Berlin

 

2016 Summer Concert #4

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On July 31, 2016, Jason Howard conducts the fourth concert of our 83rd summer concert series at the Back Beach Bandstand in Rockport, Massachusetts. The program will include the following pieces:

Concert #4 – July 31, 2016 – 7:00 PM
Jason Howard, conductor

STAR SPANGLED BANNER
Francis Scott Key

THUNDER AND BLAZES
Fucik – Laurendeau

EVENING AT POPS
John Williams

BLUE MOON
Arr. Warren Barker
Connie Villanti, Euphonium Solo

CAPTAIN AMERICA MARCH
Alan Silvestri

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS
George Gershwin

SOLILOQUY
Philip Parker
Bob Heineman, Oboe Solo

DIXIELAND CLAMBAKE
arr. John Warrington
featuring the Dixie Group

GREAT MOVIE ADVENTURES
John Williams

FORTY FATHOMS
Harold L. Walters
Charles Howard, Tuba Solo

MAMA MIA!
arr. Roy Philippe

DANCES WITH WOLVES
arr. Jay Bocook

THEME FROM “SCHINDLER’S LIST”
John Williams
Jeannine Lynch, Flute Solo

CHILLERS AND THRILLERS
John williams

MUPPET MOVIE MEDLEY
arr. John Edmondson

VISCOUNT NELSON
W. Zehle

GOD BLESS AMERICA
Irving Berlin

 

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