2017 Summer Concert Program Notes

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"Numerical Mania"
8:00 PM Thursday, July 20th, 2017
Linda W. Taylor Conductors Dr. Jorge Garcia
Councilman Rubio Gonzalez, Announcing
Opening Ceremony
    Sapphire Jubilee Fanfare
    Presentation of the Colors
    National Anthem
1812 Overture ................................................................. Tschaikowsky/Williams
40 Fathoms .................................................................................. Harold Walters
Featuring the Tuba Section
4 Colonial Dances ........................................................................ James Curnow
The Lord Mayor’s Dance and Colonial Jig
Twentiana ..................................................................................... Youmans/Ades
180th Infantry March ................................................................... Bob Makovsky
-- Intermission --
2nd Suite in F .................................................................................. Gustav Holst
1. March  -  2. Song Without Words  -  3. Song of the Blacksmith
4. Fantasia on the Dargason
Around the World in 80 Days ......................................................... Victor Young
British Eighth March ............................................................................. Zo Elliot
42nd Street Overture ....................................................................... Warren/Gold
202nd Coast Artillery March ................................................... arr. Harry Alford
America the Beautiful ........................................................ arr. Carmen Dragon

G. Stanton Selby G. Stanton Selby served the community of Pomona enthusiastically and energetically throughout his residence.  After graduating from San Jose State College and the University of Southern California with degrees in music he joined the faculty of Mt. San Antonio College.  Founding the Pomona Concert Band in 1947 he served as its Conductor for 57 years until his death in 2004.

He also served the City Pomona as Councilman and Mayor, and Chair of the Los Angeles County Arts Commission.  In addition, he left the band with a collection of his original compositions and arrangements.