Jun 07

Concert tonight at Ellis Park!

Come on out tonight for another great Cedar Rapids Municipal Band concert at beautiful Ellis Park!  7:30-8:30.  Tonight’s concert includes favorites like Holst’s First Suite, selections from Mary Poppins and many more.  Bring your lawn chairs, kids, pets, and friends and enjoy the concert!

Tonight’s program includes:

  • Star Spangled Banner performed with guest vocalist Katie Hancock, Central City High School
  • Iowa Band Law (Karl King)
    Featuring Monica Vernon (CR City Council), Guest Conductor
  • Selections from “Mary Poppins” (arr. Ted Rickets)
  • First Suite in E-flat (Gustav Holst)
  • Fandango (Frank Perkins)
  • Fantasy on “Love Story” (arr. Andy Classen)
    Featuring Andy Classen, trumpet
    http://www.drake.edu/music/faculty/andrewclassen/
  • Revival March (John Phillip Sousa)
  • Harlem Nocturne (Earle Hagen, arr. John Krance)
  • Great Moments in Cinema (John Williams, arr. Jay Bocook)
  • Colossus of Columbia (Russell Alexander)
  • Cedar Rapids Song of Dedication performed with guest vocalist Katie Hancock, Central City High School