Details: Curt Ebersole, Conductor/Music Director
“North By Northwest”
Our final program is our kick-off concert (here near the Big Apple) for our exchange trip to Chicago (the Big Onion) in June, where we will perform alongside the Northshore Concert Band, led by Dr. Mallory Thompson, at Pick-Staiger Concert Hall, Northwestern University.
Our guest conductor is Dr. Emily Threinen, Director of Bands, Temple University, who will conduct When Jesus Wept by William Schuman, and Variations on “America,” by Charles Ives. Our soloist is Christian Carbone, principal tuba, who will perform Fnugg Blue by Øystein Baadsvik.
Other selections include: Overture to North by Northwest, by Bernard Herrmann; Profanation, by Leonard Bernstein; O Magnum Mysterium, by Morten Lauridsen; and the short symphony, Give Us This Day, by David Maslanka.