McCracken Middle School Band Programs

1993 - 1994
Donald Stahlberg, conductor

ANNUAL SPRING BAND CONCERT

May 25, 1994

  • Beginner Band
    • Beginner's March - Peter Reynolds
    • Emperor Waltz - Strauss, arranged by Frank
    • Big Chief Tomahawk - Fred Weber
  • Intermediate Band
    • The Big Beat - Blumenthal
    • The Two Minute Waltz - John Kinyon
    • A Lotta' Jazz - James Ployhar
  • Concert Band
    • Red's White and Blue March - "Red" Skelton, arranged by Don Ferris and Frank Erickson
    • The Lone Wild Bird - Traditional, arranged by Thomas Root
    • Songs of Israel (Hasidim) - arranged by Anne McGinty
      I. Nigun - a song or melody without words
      II. Esches Chayil - a woman of honor or valor, from Proverbs 31:10-31
      III. V'yiten L'cho - a paraphrase of a prayer for rain or dew
      IV. Nigun - a partial recapitulation of the opening song
    • Jumpin' at the Woodside - Count Basie, arranged by Bob Lowden

ANNUAL INTERMEDIATE BAND CONCERT

April 20, 1994

  • Intermediate Band
    • Coversation for Band - John Kinyon
    • Two Miniatures - Sandy Feldstein and John O'Reilly
    • Cherokee Legend - John Kinyon
    • Waltz Festival - Fred Weber
      I. TresJolie
      II. Dolores
      III. Blue Danube
    • Homage to America - Sandy Feldstein and John O'Reilly
    • The Two Minute Waltz - John Kinyon
    • Down by the Station - John Kinyon
    • The Big Beat - Blumenthal

IGSMA DISTRICT CONTEST and STATE CONTEST

March 12, 1994 and April 30, 1994

  • Concert Band
    • Red's, White and Blue March - "Red" Skelton, arranged by Don Ferris and Frank Erickson
    • Sarabande and Gavotte - Corelli, arranged by Johnson
    • The Lone Wild Bird - arranged by Thomas Root

BEGINNER BAND CONCERT

March 1994

  • Beginner Band
    • No program information available

WINTER CONCERT

December 7, 1993

  • Concert Band
    • The Star Spangled Banner
    • Two Philippine Folk Songs - arranged by Frank Nelson
    • March Slav - Tschaikowsky, arranged by Nelson
    • Two Russian Folk Songs - arranged by Johnson
    • Spinning Wheel - Thomas, arranged by Taylor
    • Ukranian Bell Carol - Leontovich, arranged by Harold Walters

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