GSCB 2014-15 Season

Our Favorite Things

Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 @ 6pm

Location: 850 Grand St. Brooklyn, NY (Grand Street High School Campus Auditorium)

PROGRAM

Suite in Eb for Military Band
Gustav Holst

Armenian Dances (Part 1)
Alfred Reed

Toccata Marziale
Vaugn Williams

O Magnum Mysterium
Morten Lauridsen 

Florentiner March
Julius Fučik

Special Preview Performance

Saturday, Dec. 6 @ 7pm

Location: The New Utrecht Reformed Church at 1827 84th St. Brooklyn, NY 11214


A Night at the Opera

Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014 @ 1:30pm

Location: 850 Grand St. Brooklyn, NY (Grand Street High School Campus Auditorium)

With Susan E. Wagner High School Symphonic Band
Paul Corn, assistant principal of the arts, conductor

PROGRAM

Susan E. Wagner High School Symphonic Band

Enchanted Spaces
Samuel Hazo 

Dreamland
Michael Markowski

Selections From Wicked Stephen Schwartz
Arr. Jay Bocook

A Christmas Festival
Leroy Anderson

Grand Street Community Band

Triumphal March
Giuseppe Verdi
Arr. Douglas A. Richard

Pineapple Pole
Sir Arthur Sullivan
Arr. Charles Mackerras

Danse Bacchanale
Camille Saint-Saens

Procession of the Nobles
Nicholas Rimsky-Korsakov

Te Deum
Giacomo Puccini
Arr. Johan de Meij 

Elsa’s Procession to the Cathedral
Richard Wagner

Modern Wind Symphony

Saturday, Mar. 21, 2015 @ 6pm

Location: 850 Grand St. Brooklyn, NY (Grand Street High School Campus Auditorium)

PROGRAM

UP
Anthony O’Toole 

Saturn Returns
Michael Markowski

Odyssey
Nicholas Flagello

Kingfishers Catch Fire
John Mackey

The Great American Songbook

Saturday, May 30, 2015 @ 3pm

Location: 850 Grand St. Brooklyn, NY (Grand Street High School Campus Auditorium)

Program and soloists to be announced!


GSCB 2013-14 Season

A Fall Concert

Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013 @ 2pm

Location: 850 Grand St. Brooklyn, NY (Grand Street High School Campus Auditorium)

PROGRAM

Mark Camphouse
Heartland Sketches

George Gershwin
Second Prelude
Arr. by John Krance
Laurel Stinson, conductor

Michael Markowski
Dreamland

Eric Whitacre
Lux Aurumque

Vincent Persichetti
Divertimento for Band
I. Prologue
II. Song
III. Dance
IV. Burlesque
V. Soliloquy
VI. March 

A Road Trip Across America Part 1: To The South and Southwest 

Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013 @ 1:30pm

Location: 850 Grand St. Brooklyn, NY (Grand Street High School Campus Auditorium)

PROGRAM

Morton Gould
Yankee Doodle

Samuel Barber (trans. Richard Saucedo)
Sure on this Shining Night

Michael Markowski
Turkey in the Straw 

John Mackey
Sheltering Sky

Frank Ticheli
San Antonio Dances
I. The Alamo
II. Tex-Mex on The Riverwalk

 

Modern Wind Symphony

Saturday, Mar. 22, 2014 @ 1:30pm

Location: 850 Grand St. Brooklyn, NY (Grand Street High School Campus Auditorium)

PROGRAM

Stephen Bryant
Ectastic Fanfare

Frank Ticheli
Rest
Sgt. Joseph M. Bello from The United States Air Force Band, guest conductor

Steven Reineke
New Day Rising / Symphony No. 1
** New York Premiere! **

A Night at the Movies

Saturday, June 14, 2014 @ 7pm

Location: 850 Grand St. Brooklyn, NY (Grand Street High School Campus Auditorium)

PROGRAM

Jule Styne
Overture to "Gypsy" Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim

Lenard Bernstein Three Dance Episodes from "On the Town"
Arr. Marice Stith

Michael Giacchino, Alexander Courage & Gene Roddenberry Star Trek
Arr. Jay Bocook

John Williams
Cowboys
Arr. Jim Curnow

Eric Coates
Dam Busters
Arr. W.J. Duthoit

Ernest Gold
Exodus
Arr. Alfred Reed


Summer 2013 

Prospect Park Concert, Saturday, July 13, 2012 @ 2pm
Location: Concert Grove (Oriental Pavilion) at Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY


GSCB 2012-13 Season

GSCB Revival Concert: A New Tradition

Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012
@ 1:30pm

Location: 850 Grand St. Brooklyn, NY (Grand Street High School Campus Auditorium)

PROGRAM

Holst
Second Suite in F for Military Band

Grieg (Shaver)
Funeral March

Shostakovich
Folk Dances

Arnold
Prelude, Siciliano and Rondo

 

Modern Wind Symphony

Saturday, Mar. 16, 2013
@ 2pm

Location: 850 Grand St. Brooklyn, NY (Grand Street High School Campus Auditorium)

PROGRAM

Maslanka
Procession of the Academics

Persichetti
Pageant

Tschesnokoff
Salvation is Created (arr. Bill Houseknecht)

Vaughan Williams
English Folk Song Suite

 

A Spring Celebration

Saturday, June 15, 2013
@ 1:30pm

Location: 850 Grand St. Brooklyn, NY (Grand Street High School Campus Auditorium)

PROGRAM

Stamp
Fanfare for a New Era

Grainger
Colonial Song

Dvořák
Slavonic Dance #8 (arr. Safranek)

Dello Joio
Scenes from the Louvre