James Madison University School of Music

JMU Wind Symphony: Fall 2012 Concerts and Events

October 2, 2012 | 8:00 PM
Wind Symphony - Stephen P. Bolstad, conductor
Dr. Stanley F. Michalski, guest conductor
Virginia Repertory Dance Company - Shane O’Hara, artistic director

Forbes Center Concert Hall

                      Aegean Festival Overture (1967) – Andreas Makris/Bader
                      Hymn to a Blue Hour (2010) – John Mackey
                      Krump (2007) – Scott McAllister
                                 Virginia Repertory Dance Company – Shane O’Hara, artistic director
                      Cuban Overture (1932/2001) – George Gershwin/Rogers
                          - Dr. Stanley F. Michalski, guest conductor
                      Polka and Fugue from “Schwanda, the Bagpiper”
                           (1928) – Weinberger/Bainum

 

October 17, 2012 | 8:00 PM
JMU Contemporary Music Festival

Wind Symphony - Stephen P. Bolstad, conductor
Forbes Center Concert Hall

                      Krump (2007) – Scott McAllister
                                 Virginia Repertory Dance Company – Shane O’Hara, artistic director

 

October 23, 2012 | 8:00 PM
Symphonic Band - Stephen P. Bolstad, conductor

Forbes Center Concert Hall

                      Firefly (2008) – Ryan George
                      O Magnum Mysterium (1994/2003) – Morten Lauridsen/Reynolds
                      Watchman, Tell Us of the Night (1996) – Mark Camphouse
                      Children’s March: “Over the hills and far away” (1918) – Percy                       Grainger/Rogers
                      Pastime: A Salute to Baseball (1999) – Jack Stamp

 

November 6, 2012 | 8:00 PM
Wind Symphony - Stephen P. Bolstad
Dr. Carrie Stevens, mezzo-soprano | Niko Stem, clarinet

Forbes Center Concert Hall

                      The Melody Shop March (1910) – Karl L. King
                      Three Japanese Dances (1933/1954) – Bernard Rogers
                                 Dr. Carrie Stevens, mezzo-soprano
                      Emblems (1964) – Aaron Copland
                      Ballet Music from Le Cid (1885/1985) – Jules Massenet/Verne Reynolds
                      Prelude, Fugue & Riffs for Solo Clarinet & Jazz Band (1949) – L. Bernstein
                                 Niko Stem, clarinet

 

November 27, 2012 | 8:00 PM
Concert Band - Scott Rikkers & Chad Reep, conductors

Forbes Center Concert Hall

 

December 6, 2012 | 8:00 PM
Wind Symphony & Symphonic Band - Stephen Bolstad, conductor
Rodney Winther, guest conductor

Forbes Center Concert Hall

           Symphonic Band
                      Sound the Bells! (1993/2003) – John Williams/Lavender
                      Illyrian Dances (1986) – Guy Woolfenden
                      Symphony #3 “Slavyanskaya” (1950/1995) – Boris Kozhevnikov/Bourgeois
                          - Rodney Winther, guest conductor

           Wind Symphony

                      Lads of Wamphray (1905) – Percy Grainger/Kreines
                      From a Dark Millennium (1981) – Joseph Schwantner
                          - Rodney Winther, guest conductor
                      Elsa’s Procession to the Cathedral (1848/1938) – Richard Wagner/Cailliet

 


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