October 7, 2023

WIU WIND ENSEMBLE FALL CONCERT - Mike Fansler, conductor ftg. James Land, tuba & guest Bernie Potter
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: COFAC Recital Hall
Description: This performance is free and open for general seating, and will be live-streamed on the School of Music's YouTube channel and Facebook page.

Festive Overture (1954/1965) - Dmitri Shostakovich (1906 – 1975)/trans. Donald Hunsberger (b. 1932)

Svit ur Bergakungen, Op.37 (1917-1924/2010) - Hugo Alfvén (1872 – 1960)/arr. Anders Högstedt (b. 1967)
I. En grönskande sommaräng
II. Tredje dansen
III. Vallflickan bläser i lur (segue)
IV. Bergakungens sal & Flickans första dans
V. Vallflickans dans
VI.. Besvärjelse
VII. Gryning

Irish Tune From County Derry (1918/1948) - Percy Aldridge Grainger (1882 – 1961)
- Dedicated to WIU Bands’ friend, Robert W. Smith, who passed away September 21, 2023. To represent the loss of a leader in our industry, this performance will be unconducted.

Sonata For Tuba (1970/2021) - Robert Sibbing (1929 – 2017)/trans. Bernie Potter (b. 1947)
I. Allegro moderato
II. Larghetto
III. Allegro giocoso
- James Land, tuba
*world premiere transcription

March of the Leathernecks (1943/44) - Morton Gould (1913 – 1996)/trans. Philip Lang (b. 1911 – 1986)

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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