James Madison University School of Music

JMU Wind Symphony: Fall 2014 & Spring 2015 Concerts and Events

Fall 2014

September 30, 2014
Wind Symphony
- Stephen P. Bolstad, conductor;  H. Carl Hess, graduate conductor
8 pm, Forbes Center Concert Hall

Star Spangled Banner – Smith/arr. Balmages
Short Ride In a Fast Machine (1986/1995) – Adams/Odom
Mare Tranquillitatis (2012) – Roger Zare
Passage (2010) – Scott Lindroth
J.S. Dances (2003) – Donald Grantham
Lincolnshire Posy (1937) – Percy Grainger


October 21, 2014
Symphonic Band
- Stephen P. Bolstad, conductor; Drew Ross, graduate conductor
8 pm, Forbes Center Concert Hall

Star Spangled Banner – Smith/arr. Balmages
Eternal Father, Strong To Save (1975) – Claude T. Smith
Ballad for Band (1946) – Morton Gould
Laboring Songs (1997) – Dan Welcher
The Engulfed Cathedral (1910/1993) – Debussy/Patterson
Armenian Dances (1972) – Alfred Reed

October 30, 2014
Wind Symphony
- Stephen P. Bolstad, conductor;  H. Carl Hess, graduate conductor
JMU Composers - Jason Haney & Eric Guinivan

8 pm, Forbes Center Concert Hall

Star Spangled Banner – Smith/arr. Williams
Jetpack (2014) – Jason Haney
            World Premiere
The Promise of Living (1954) – Copland/Singleton
Zion (1994) – Dan Welcher
Vicious Cycle (2014) – Eric Guinivan
            World Premiere
Dionysiaques, Op. 62, No. 1 (1913) – Florent Schmitt

December 4, 2014
Wind Symphony & Symphonic Band
- Stephen P. Bolstad, conductor
H. Carl Hess & Drew Ross, graduate conductors

Symphonic Band
            Early Light (1995) – Carolyn Bremer
            Psalm for Band (1954) – Vincent Persichetti
            Angels in the Architecture (2008) – Frank Ticheli

Wind Symphony
            Outdoor Overture (1938) – Aaron Copland
            Flourishes and Meditations (2010) – Michael Gandolfi
            Pineapple Poll (1952) – Sullivan/Mackerras/Duthoit


Spring 2015

Wind Symphony
February 28, 2015

Symphonic Band
March 3, 2015

Wind Symphony
March 22, 2015

Wind Symphony
CBNDA National Conference
Nashville, Tennessee
March 27, 2015

Symphonic Band
April 2, 2015

Wind Symphony & Symphonic Band
April 26, 2015

 


For ticket information please visit the Forbes Center for the Performing Arts website at: www.jmu.edu/forbescenter