GSCB 2015-16 Season

Things That Go Bump in the Night: A Halloween Concert

Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015 @ 3pm

Joint concert with Brooklyn Wind Symphony

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

PROGRAM

Abracadabra
Frank Ticheli

Chillers and Thrillers
John Williams

Funeral March of a Marionette
Gounod

Incantation and Dance
Chance

Music for a Darkened Theater
Elfman

Sorcerers Apprentice
Dukas

40 under 40 (40 minutes of music featuring under 40 composers)

Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015 @ 7pm

Joint concert with Brooklyn Wind Symphony

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

PROGRAM

The Magician
Jordyn Gallinek  

Camerado 
Michael Markowski

Foundry 
John Mackey

Ghettoblaster
William Pitts 

Up
Anthony O’Toole 

Dusk
Stephen Bryant  

Magnolia Sky
Steve Dagnyew

ConFUSION?! Music of the Third Stream

Sunday, Mar. 20, 2015 @ 3pm

Joint concert with Brooklyn Wind Symphony

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

PROGRAM

Blue Shades
Ticheli

Elixir
Michael Markowski 

Fusion 
Brian Balmages

Rusty Air In Carolina 
Mason Bates

Asphalt Cocktail 
John Mackey

Evening At Pops

Saturday, June 4, 2015 @ 7pm

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

PROGRAM

Star Wars Main Title
John Williams

Raiders of the Lost Ark
John Williams Signature Edition

Selections from The Irish Suite
Leory Anderson

Slava
Leonard Bernstein

James Horner Tribute

Conga Del Fuego Nuevo
Marquez

The Magnificent Seven
Elmer Bernstein


Summer 2015

Grand Street Community Band plays Carnegie Hall

Saturday, June 6, 2015 @ 8pm

PROGRAM

Suite in Eb for Military Band by Gustav Holst, Rest by Frank Ticheli, Procession of Nobles by Rimsky-Korsakov, City Trees by Michael Markowski & Kingfishers Catch Fire by John Mackey

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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

Fanfare to The Hammer
Anthony O’Toole   

Odyssey
Nicholas Flagello     

I Am
Andrew Boysen    

City Trees
Michael Markowski

Kingfishers Catch Fire
John Mackey

The Great American Songbook

Saturday, May 30, 2015 @ 7pm

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

PROGRAM

Overture to Funny Girl
Jule Styne                                
Arr. Charles Rosen

Selections from Oklahoma
Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II        
Arr. Robert Russell Bennett
Trans. for band by R. Mark Rogers

Vocal Chart TBD
Jason Gotay, vocalist

Waltz from Carousel
Richard Rodgers
Arr. Robert Russell Bennett

Intermission

Overture to Candide
Leonard Bernstein
Arr. Clare Grundman
Laurel Stinson, guest conductor

Something's Coming from West Side Story
Leonard Bernstein
Arr. Michael Markowski
Jason Gotay, vocalist

Symphonic Dances from Fiddler on the Roof
Jerry Bock
Arr. Ira Hearshen

Selections from Porgy and Bess
George and Ira Gershwin
Arr. James Barnes


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