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2010 Festival

The 2010 festival featured Penn State ensembles and the Coppin State University Band.

February 25, 2010, Esber Recital Hall

Penn State University Choir;  Anthony Leach, conductor

  • Oh Mary, Don't you Weep, Don't you Mourn ♦ arranged by Moses Hogan (Braden Sickler, soloist)
  • No Hidin' Place ♦ arranged by Moses Hogan (Lindsay Tweed, soloist)
  • Wade in the Water ♦ arranged by Moses Hogan (Mary Raffeto and Grace Omorebokhae, soloists)

The Pennsylvania Quintet – Eleanor Armstrong, flute; Tim Hurtz, oboe; Anthony J. Costa, clarinet; Lisa Bontrager, horn; Daryl Durran, bassoon

  • Homage a Duke ♦ Jeff Scott

Whitney Serina, Herb Payung, trumpets; Micah Thompkins, horn;  Michelle Scarengello, trombone; Chanell Crichlow, tuba; Spencer Inch, percussion

  • Slim in Beaten Dreamers (2000) ♦ Nick Didkovsky

Laurel Smail, soprano

  • Swing Low, Sweet Chariot ♦ arr. William Dawson

Oriana Singers; Lynn Drafall, conductor

  • Ezekiel Saw de Wheel ♦ arranged by J. David Moore (Liz Fontaine and Sara Lynn Farwell, soloists)

Tim Hurtz, oboe; Anthony Leach, piano

  • Incantation and Dance ♦ William Grant Still

Nittany Brass Quintet

  • Romantic Prelude and Processional (2003) ♦ Gary Powell Nash
  • Satin Doll, Duke Ellington ♦arranged by Jack Gale

February 26, 2010, Esber Recital Hall

The Men of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia

  • I Want to Die Easy ♦ arranged by Roland Carter
  • Lift Every Voice and Sing ♦ arranged by Roland Carter

Mark Lusk, trombone; Langston Fitzgerald, trumpet, Anthony Leach, piano

  • N. O. Rising ♦ Kim Scharnberg

The Leading Tones of Sigma Alpha Iota

  • Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child ♦ arranged by Nina Gilbert
  • Down in the Valley to Pray ♦ arranged by Michael Cleveland

Velvet Brown, tuba; Anthony Leach, piano

  • Dr. Martin Luther King, In Memoriam ♦ Roger Kellaway

Kristen Hill, flute; Jason Bostron, oboe; Beth Clearwater, clarinet; Chris Chen, horn; Dan White, bassoon

  • Miniatures for Woodwind Quintet ♦ William Grant Still

Selections by the Coppin State University Band