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

 

2015 Summer Concert #5

On August 9, 2015, Jim Davison conducts the fifth concert of our 82nd summer concert series at the Back Beach Bandstand in Rockport, Massachusetts. The program will include the following pieces:

Concert #5 – August 9, 2015 – 7:00 PM
Jim Davison, conductor

STAR SPANGLED BANNER
Francis Scott Key

GOD BLESS THE USA
Lee Greenwood

THEM BASSES
G. H. Huffine

STRIKE UP THE BAND
George Gershwin

MUSIC OF THE NIGHT
Andrew Lloyd Webber
Jason Howard, Trumpet Solo

WONDERFUL WORLD OF DISNEY
arr. John Edmonson

EL RELICARIO
Jose Padilla

DRUNKEN SAILOR
arr. Grant Hull

INSTANT CONCERT
Harold L. Walters

LES MISERABLES
Claude-Michel Schonberg

OLYMPIC FANFARE AND THEME
John Williams

NESSUN DORMA
Giacomo Puccini

PIE IN THE FACE POLKA
Henry Mancini
featuring
Stephen Neimi, Debby Walter, Mindy Picardo,
Tasha Marshall & JoAnn Thrasher
Clarinets

STAR TREK THROUGH THE YEARS
arr. John Moss

HAPPY
Pharrell Williams

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN
Klaus Badelt

GOD BLESS AMERICA
Irving Berlin

 

2015 Summer Concert #4

On August 2, 2015, Jason Howard conducts the fourth concert of our 82nd summer concert series at the Back Beach Bandstand in Rockport, Massachusetts. The program will include the following pieces:

Concert #4 – August 2, 2015 – 7:00 PM
Jason Howard, conductor

STAR SPANGLED BANNER
Francis Scott Key

STEADFAST AND TRUE
C Teike

THE BATTLE CRY OF FREEDOM
arr. Jay Bocook

CAROUSEL
Richard Rogers

OBLIVION
arr. Robert Longfield
Bob Heineman, Oboe Solo

A LEROY ANDERSON PORTRAIT
Leroy Anderson

THE TEDDY BEAR’S PICNIC
arr. Paul Yoder

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

MAMA MIA!
arr. Roy Philippe

ELISA
Renato Soglia

HIGHLIGHTS FROM JERSEY BOYS
arr. Michael Brown

THUNDERBOLT
Jonnie Vinson

THE WIZARD OF OZ
arr. James Barnes

THE GREAT MUPPET CAPER
arr. Charles Brockner

VOYAGE TO THE EDGE OF THE WORLD
Larry Neeck

MARCH “DALLAS”
R. B. Hall

GOD BLESS AMERICA
Irving Berlin

 

2015 Summer Concert #3

On July 26, 2015, Jim Davison conducts the second concert of our 82nd summer concert series at the Back Beach Bandstand in Rockport, Massachusetts. The program will include the following pieces:

Concert #3 – July 26, 2015 – 7:00 PM
Jim Davison, conductor

STAR SPANGLED BANNER
Francis Scott Key

THE THUNDERER
John Philip Sousa

BEER BARREL POLKA
Jaromir Vejvoda

CARTOON SYMPHONY
arr. Larry Clark

PAN AMERICAN MARCH
Karl King

GIRL WITH THE FLAXEN HAIR
Claude Debussy
Bob Heineman, English Horn Solo

NEW HAMPSHIRE HORNPIPE
Dave Grusin

SOARING
Sean O’Loughlin
Jason Howard, Trumpet Solo

TD’S BOOGIE WOOGIE
Tommy Dorsey

ITALIAN HOLIDAY
Robert Longfield

LATIN GOLD
arr. Paul Lavender

THE RAKES OF MALLOW
Leroy Anderson

THE PATRIOT
John Williams

SOMEWHERE
Leonard Bernstein

SOUND OF MUSIC
Richard Rogers

ZOOT SUIT RIOT
Cherry Poppin’ Daddies

GOD BLESS AMERICA
Irving Berlin

 

2015 Summer Concert #2

On July 19, 2015, Jason Howard conducts the second concert of our 82nd summer concert series at the Back Beach Bandstand in Rockport, Massachusetts. The program will include the following pieces:

Concert #2 – July 19, 2015 – 7:00 PM
Jason Howard, conductor

STAR SPANGLED BANNER
Francis Scott Key

THE HIPPODROME
Will Huff

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS
George Gershwin

THE ROARING TWENTIES
arr. Paul Jennings
featuring a Dixie Group

MISS TROMBONE
Henry Fillmore
featuring the Trombone Section

SELECTIONS FROM “THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE”
arr. John P. Sousa

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

HIGHLIGHTS FROM EVITA
arr. John Moss

YAKETY SAX
arr. John Vinson
featuring the Saxophone Section

SELECTIONS FROM GREASE
arr. Ted Rickett

SYMPHONIC HIGHLIGHTS FROM FROZEN
arr. Stephen Bulla

MUSIC FROM JURASSIC PARK
John Williams

NATIONAL EMBLEM
E. E. Bagley

HABANERA
arr. Matt Johnston
Jeannine Lynch, Flute Solo

HIGHLIGHTS FROM JERSEY BOYS
arr. Michael Brown

THE PEANUT VENDOR
arr. John Moss

THE WASHINGTON POST
John Philip Sousa

GOD BLESS AMERICA
Irving Berlin

 

2015 Summer Concert #1

On Sunday evening, July 12, 2014, Jim Davison will conduct the Rockport Legion Band in Concert #1 of the 82nd 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 12, 2015
Jim Davison, conductor

THE STAR SPANGLED BANNER

THE THUNDERER

THE ENTERTAINER

I’M SHIPPING UP TO BOSTON

ARMED FORCES SALUTE

LION KING HIGHLIGHTS

AMAZING GRACE

BRING HIM HOME
featuring
John Basset, alto horn

I DREAMED A DREAM
featuring
Kiva Trumbour, vocals

MASK OF ZORRO

TIME TO SAY GOODBYE

BENNY GOODMAN, KING OF SWING
featuring
Steve Niemi, clarinet

SUPERMAN

BLUES BROTHERS

GOD BLESS AMERICA

Concert Sunday!!!!!

The Rockport Legion Band Presents

 Band Concert by Frank Beatty (1972)
A Holiday Concert
The First Congregational Church
Sunday December 14, 2014 at 2:00PM

FROM THE REALMS OF GLORY!
arr. Patrick Roszell
ON A WINTER’S NIGHT
arr. John Moss
HORSE AND BUGGY
Leroy Anderson
SYMPHONIC HIGHLIGHTS FROM FROZEN
arr. Stephen Bulla
AN ENGLISH CHRISTMAS
Clare Grundman
HERE COMES SANTA CLAUS
Gene Autry
and
Oakley Haldeman
THE CHIPMUNK SONG
Ross Bagdasarian
arr. Ted Ricketts
A CHRISTMAS FESTIVAL
Leroy Anderson
STARS AND STRIPES FOR CHRISTMAS
John Philip Sousa
and
Robert E. Foster
Intermission
FANFARE PRELUDE ON “JOY TO THE WORLD”
George Frederic Handel
arr. Jim Curnow
WE NEED A LITTLE CHRISTMAS
Jerry Herman
arr. Jay Bocook
CELTIC CAROL
arr. Robert W. Smith
THE POLAR EXPRESS
Alan Silvestri
arr. Michael Story
SLEIGH RIDE
Leroy Anderson
FELIZ NAVIDAD
Jose Feliciano
arr. Tom Wallace
FANTASIA FOR CHRISTMAS
Elliot Del Borgo