2007 Summer Concert Program Notes

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"A World Adventure in Music"
8:00 PM Thursday, July 5th, 2007
Linda W. Taylor Conductors Jorge Garcia
Honorable Norma Torres, Mayor of Pomona, Announcing
Opening Ceremony
    Fanfare on "America the Beautiful" ... Bethel/Selby
    Presentation of the Colors
    National Anthem
Deir' In De ............................................................... arr. Warren Barker
Moorside March .................................................................. Gustav Holst
Finlandia ............................................................................ Jean Sibelius
Devils Dance (Teufelstanz) ................................... arr. Johannes Schade
Reflections of the Middle Kingdom ..................................... Jorge Garcia
-- Intermission --
March Opus 90 .............................................................. Serge Prokofiev
In A Persian Market ........................................................ Albert Ketelbey
Father of Victory .................................................................. Louis Ganne
Italian Festival ............................................................. Arr. Glenn Osser
Pan American Promenade ......................................... arr. David Bennett
Solid Men to the Front ................................................. John Philip Sousa
America the Beautiful ............................................. arr. Carmen Dragon

Linda W. Taylor Linda W. Taylor, PCB Conductor, has been a member of the Pomona Concert Band for 39 years.  During that tenure she has held the Solo Clarinet chair, was Assistant Conductor for several seasons, and for the past 24 years has played in the Tuba section.  In March, 2007, she was appointed Conductor and Musical Director of the band.  In addition to playing in the PCB she plays in the Claremont Winds, is a founding member and co-manager of the Golden State British Brass Band, and is a founding member of the Promenade Brass.  She has also played with the San Gabriel Valley Symphony, the La Mirada Symphony, the Colorado Brass Band, and with several brass bands in England.  Prior to her retirement in 1998 Linda taught Instrumental Music in the Baldwin Park Unified School District for 30 years.