April 30, 2022

56th WIND ENSEMBLE PRESIDENT'S CONCERT - Dr. Mike Fansler, conductor w/guests
Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: COFAC Recital Hall
Description: This performance is free and open for general audience seating and will be broadcast on the School of Music's YouTube channel and Facebook page.

WIU WIND ENSEMBLE PRESIDENT'S CONCERT
Mike Fansler, conductor
with
Eric Ginsberg, clarinet
John Mindeman, composer
John Cooper, trumpet
Whitney Ashe, piano
Matt Hughes, bass
Kevin Nichols, drums
Claire Huang, piano
Brian Drews, guest conductor
Benjamin Scholz, guest conductor
Anthony Stewart, guest conductor

PROGRAM

Western Loyalty
(1930/1994/2002) - Original text by Walter P. Morgan (1871-1958)/Original music by Harold Schory/Contemporary verse by Kathy Cavins and Tim Krug/Contemporary music edited by James Caldwell/arr. Mike Fansler
- Benjamin Scholz, graduate conductor

March of the Leathernecks (1943) - Morton Gould (1913-1996)/arr. Philip J. Lang (1911-1986)

One Warm Line (2021) - John Mindeman (b. 1957)
i. Adagio
ii. Allegro
iii. quarter note = 60
- Eric Ginsberg, clarinet
** World Premiere Performance**

Danish Folk Music Settings (1922/1981) - Percy Grainger (1882-1961)/arr. Joseph Kreines (b. 1936)
i. The Power of Love
ii. Lord Peterís Stable Boy
Iv Jutish Medley
- Brian Drews, graduate conductor

BRIEF PAUSE

The Seal Lullaby (2004/2011) - Eric Whitacre (b. 1970)
- Claire Huang, piano

American Jazz Suite (1992/94) - Allen Vizutti (b. 1952)/edited: Mike Fansler (b. 1969)
- John Cooper, trumpet
- Whitney Ashe, piano
- Matt Hughes, bass
- Kevin Nichols, drums

BRIEF PAUSE

Elegy (1972) - John Barnes Chance (1932-1972)
- Anthony Stewart, graduate conductor

Give Us This Day (2007) - David Maslanka (1943-1917)
i. Moderately Slow
ii. Very Fast
Related Web Site: WIU BANDS
Contact Information:
 Joanie Herbert
 Phone: 309-298-1843
 Email: JE-Herbert@wiu.edu
Source: School of Music

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