2014 Summer Concert Program Notes

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"American Pageant"
8:00 PM Thursday, July 3rd, 2014
Linda W. Taylor Conductors Dr. Jorge Garcia
Mr. Edmund Fry, Announcing
Opening Ceremony
    Fanfare
    Presentation of the Colors
    National Anthem
Fanfare for Rocky .......................................................................... Bill Conti
Fantasy on Early American Tunes .......................................... Kevin Mixon
Salvation ............................................................................. Robert W. Smith
American Pageant .................................................................. Thomas Knox
Variations on a Shaker Melody ............................................ Aaron Copland
British 8th March ............................................................................ Zo Elliot
-- Intermission --
Rise of the Firebird ............................................................... Steven Reineke
Portrait of a Trumpet ........................................................... Sammy Nestico
Sololist: Doug Mckenna, Trumpet
El Camino Real .......................................................................... Alfred Reed
Suite for Band ....................................................................... Robert Pearson
Highlights from Camelot ............................................... Lerner/Lowe/Yoder
Vocalist: Isaac Gonzalez
Old Ironsides ..................................................................... John Philip Sousa
America the Beautiful .................................................. arr. Carmen Dragon

Pomona City Seal Welcome to the Summer Concert Series presented by the Pomona Concert Band.  The City of Pomona is again delighted to host these free performances at the G. Stanton Selby Band Shell.  We continue to take great pride in the musicianship and talent displayed by this fine group.  We gratefully appreciate the dedication and efforts of all who work together to make these concerts happen.  We are happy to add these evenings to your summer memories.

Elliott Rothman
Mayor of the City of Pomona