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Concert Bands Repertoire

Repertoire by year:

2015-2016
2014-2015
2013-2014
2012-2013
2011-2012
2010-2011
2009-2010


Penn State Concert Bands Repertoire, 2015-2016

Penn State Concert Bands Repertoire, 2014-2015

The Symphonic Wind Ensemble

Concertino for Flute, Cécile Chaminade

Concerto for Alto Saxophone and Wind Orchestra, Ingolf Dahl

Country Band March, Charles Ives/Sinclair

The Courtly Dances from Gloriana, Benjamin Britten/Bach

Dionysiaques, Florent Schmitt

Elsa’s Procession to the Cathedral from Lohengrin, Richard Wagner/Cailliet

The Good Soldier Schweik, Robert Kurka

Masquerade for Band, Vincent Persichetti

Millennium Canons, Kevin Putts/Spede

New England Triptych, William Schuman

Overture to Candide, Leonard Bernstein/Beeler

Passacaglia on BACH, Ron Nelson

Prelude in the Dorian Mode, Antonio de Cabezón/Grainger

Sokol Fanfare, Leoš Janáček

Spin Cycle, Scott Lindroth

Suite française, Darius Milhaud

The Sussex Mummers’ Christmas Carol, Percy Grainger

Symphony No. 3, Vittorio Giannini

Three Miniatures, Anthony Plog

The Symphonic Band

Canzona, Peter Mennin

Chaconne, Ron Nelson

Chorale and Alleluia, Howard Hanson

Commando March, Samuel Barber

Divertimento for Band, Vincent Persichetti

Fantasia in G, J.S. Bach//Goldman & Leist

Fiesta del Pacifico, Roger Nixon

Huldigungsmarsch, Richard Wagner

Incantation and Dance, John Barnes Chance

Irish Tune from County Derry, Percy Grainger

Mock Morris, Percy Grainger/Kreines

O welt, ich muss dich lassen, Johannes Brahms/Boyd

An Original Suite, Gordon Jacob

The Pathfinder of Panama, John Philip Sousa

Postcard, Frank Ticheli

Praetorius Suite, Jan Bach

Prelude on Three Welsh Hymn Tunes, Ralph Vaughan Williams/Curnow

Refracted Moonlight, Zachary Cairns

A Somerset Rhapsody, Gustav Holst/Grundman

Variants on a Medieval Tune, Norman Dello Joio

The CONCERT Band

The Boys of the Old Brigade, William Paris Chambers

Cenotaph, Jack Stamp

First Suite in E-flat, Gustav Holst

Hands Across the Sea, John Philip Sousa

If Thou Be Near, J.S. Bach/Reed

Lola Flores, Alfred Sadel & Terig Tucci

Lux Arumque, Eric Whitacre

On a Hymnsong of Philip Bliss, David Holsinger

Pageant, Vincent Persichetti

Scarecrow Overture, Joseph Turrin

They Hung Their Harps in the Willows, W. Francis McBeth

The CAMPUS Band

Flourish for Wind Band, Ralph Vaughan Williams

Havendance, David Holsinger

Psalm 46, John Zdechlik

Sea Songs, Ralph Vaughan Williams

Gavorkna Fanfare, Jack Stamp

Folk Dances, Dmitri Shostakovich/Reynolds

Hobbits from Symphony No. 1, “Lord of the Rings”, Johan de Meij

Serenade, Derek Bourgeois

With Quiet Courage, Larry Daehn

Penn State Concert Bands Repertoire, 2013-2014

The Symphonic Wind Ensemble

Ballad for Band, Morton Gould

"Chaconne" from First Suite in E-flat, Gustav Holst

Children’s March “Over the hills and far away”, Percy Grainger

Ecstatic Waters, Steven Bryant

El Salón México, Aaron Copland/Beeler

Hammersmith, Gustav Holst

Manhattan Roll, Robert Beaser

March of the Revolutionary Guard, Bedřich Smetana/Nelhybel

Music for Prague 1968, Karel Husa

Overture to Colas Breugnon, Dmitri Kabalevsky/Hunsberger

"Riffs for Lenny" from Concerto for Clarinet and Wind Ensemble, Frank Ticheli

The Shadow of Sirius, Joel Puckett

The Solitary Dancer, Warren Benson

Southern Harmony, Donald Grantham

Symphonic Dances from West Side Story, Leonard Bernstein/Lavender

Variations on Mein junges Leben hat ein End, Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck/Ricker

Wiener Philharmoniker Fanfare, Richard Strauss

Penn State Concert Bands Repertoire, 2012-2013

The Symphonic Wind Ensemble

As If, Patrice Sciortino

Brooklyn Bridge, Michael Daugherty

The Circus Bee, Henry Fillmore  

Concerto for Alto Saxophone and Concert Band, Karel Husa

Concerto Grosso for saxophone quartet and band, William Bolcom

La création du monde, Darius Milhaud

Divertimento for Brass and Percussion, Karel Husa

Fantasia and Fugue in G Minor, BWV 542, J.S. Bach/Rechtman

Festive Overture, Dmitri Shostakovich/Hunsberger

L’Inglesina, Davide Delle Cese

Kammermusik No. 5, Paul Hindemith

Lincolnshire Posy, Percy Grainger

March, Op. 99, Sergei Prokofiev

Mare Tranquillitatis, Roger Zare

O, Clap Your Hands, Ralph Vaughan Williams, with the Penn State Concert Choir

The Passing Bell, Warren Benson

La procession du Rocio, Joaquin Turina/Reed

Sonata octavi toni, Giovanni Gabrieli

Symphonic Suite from On the Waterfront, Leonard Bernstein/Bocook

Symphony in B-flat, Paul Hindemith

Trumpet Concerto, Alexander Arutunian/Duker

The Symphonic Band

Athletic Festival March, Op. 69, No. 1, Sergei Prokofiev

Do Not Go Gentle into That Good Night, Elliot Del Borgo

English Dances, Malcolm Arnold/Johnstone

Fantasies on a Theme by Haydn, Norman Dello Joio

La Fiesta Mexicana, H. Owen Reed

“March” from Symphonic Metamorphosis of Themes by Carl Maria von Weber, Paul Hindemith/Wilson

A Moorside Suite, Gustav Holst/Wright

O Magnum Mysterium, Morten Lauridsen/Reynolds

Orient et Occident, Camille Saint-Saëns

“Polka and Fugue” from Schwanda, the Bagpiper, Jaromir Weinberger/Bainum

Shortcut Home, Dana Wilson

Sinfonia V, Timothy Broege

Sketches on a Tudor Psalm, Fisher Tull

Slava!, Leonard Bernstein/Grundman

Suite of Old American Dances, Robert Russell Bennett

Toccata Marziale, Ralph Vaughan Williams

When Jesus Wept, William Schuman

The Concert Band

Cajun Folk Songs 2, Frank Ticheli 

Chorale and Alleluia, Howard Hanson

Fanfare and Flourishes, James Curnow

Folk Dances, Dmitri Shostakovich/Reynolds

George Washington Bridge, William Schuman

In the Forest of the King, Pierre La Plante

Manhattan Beach, John Philip Sousa

Prelude and Fugue in B-flat Minor, J.S. Bach/Moehlmann

Prelude, Siciliano and Rondo, Malcolm Arnold/Paynter

Rest, Frank Ticheli

The Campus Bands

Sun Dance, Frank Ticheli

Greenbushes, Percy Grainger/Daehn

Undertow, John Mackey

Prelude and Fugue in D Minor, J.S. Bach/Moehlmann

Serenade for Band, Vincent Persichetti

Shenandoah, Frank Ticheli

Of Sailors and Whales, W. Francis McBeth

Cenotaph, Jack Stamp

“March” from Music for a Festival, Gordon Jacob

Dusk, Steven Bryant

October, Eric Whitacre

Mother Earth, David Maslanka

Bayou Breakdown, Brant Karrick

Second Suite in F, Gustav Holst

Overture in B-flat, Caesar Giovannini

Penn State Concert Bands Repertoire, 2011-2012

The Symphonic Wind Ensemble

Awayday, Adam Gorb

Canzon Primi Toni à 8, Giovanni Gabrieli

Cathedrals, Kathryn Salfelder

“Rondo Pastorale” from Concerto for Oboe, Ralph Vaughan Williams/Baumgartner

Concerto for Violin and Wind Orchestra, Kurt Weill

Emblems, Aaron Copland

Fanfare pour précéder La Peri, Paul Dukas

Flourishes and Meditations on a Renaissance Theme, Michael Gandolfi

Horn Concerto No. 1, Richard Strauss/Anderson

Huldigungsmarsch, Richard Wagner

“I shall not die without a hope” from Testament of Freedom, Randall Thompson
– with the men of the combined PSU choirs 

The Leaves Are Falling, Warren Benson

Overture to Candide, Leonard Bernstein/Beeler

Poem for Flute, Charles T. Griffes/Thornton

Prelude and Fugue in D minor, BWV 539, J.S. Bach/Rechtman

Prelude in E-flat minor, Dmitri Shostakovich/Reynolds

“Profanation” from Symphony No. 1, “Jeremiah”, Leonard Bernstein/Bencriscutto

Redline Tango, John Mackey 

A Somerset Rhapsody, Gustav Holst/Grundman

Symphony No. 4, “West Point”, Morton Gould

Variations for Wind Band, Ralph Vaughan Williams/Hunsberger

Zion, Dan Welcher

The Symphonic Band

Colonial Song, Percy Grainger

The Duke of Marlborough Fanfare, Percy Grainger

English Folk Song Suite, Ralph Vaughan Williams

Folk Dances, Dmitri Shostakovich/Reynolds

Four Scottish Dances, Malcolm Arnold/Paynter

Hymn to a Blue Hour, John Mackey

Funeral March in Memory of Rikard Nordraak, Edvard Grieg

Kentucky Harmony, Donald Grantham

Lauds, Ron Nelson

Lincoln Portrait, Aaron Copland/Beeler

“Machine” from Symphony No. 5, William Bolcom/Lavender

Molly on the Shore, Percy Grainger

October, Eric Whitacre

An Outdoor Overture, Aaron Copland

Prelude and Double Fugue, Fisher Tull

Suite française, Darius Milhaud

Three Dance Episodes from On the Town, Leonard Bernstein/Stith

Variations on “America”, Charles Ives/Schuman/Rhoads

William Byrd Suite, Gordon Jacob

The Concert Band

Allerseelen, Richard Strauss/Davis

American Salute, Morton Gould/Lang

Chester: Overture for Band, William Schuman

Courtly Airs and Dances, Ron Nelson

First Suite in E-flat, Gustav Holst

Irish Tune from County Derry, Percy Grainger

Psalm 46, John Zdechlik

Rollo Takes a Walk, David Maslanka

San Antonio Dances, Frank Ticheli

They Hung Their Harps in the Willows, W. Francis McBeth

The Campus Bands

Air for Band, Frank Erickson

Ave Maria, Franz Biebl/Cameron

Cajun Folk Songs, Frank Ticheli

“Cakewalk” from Suite of Old American Dances, Robert Russell Bennett

Contre qui, rose, Morten Lauridsen/Reynolds

Flourish for Wind Band, Ralph Vaughan Williams

Galop, Dmitri Shostakovich/Hunsberger

The Gum-Suckers March, Percy Grainger

I'm Seventeen Come Sunday, Percy Grainger/Daehn

The Liberty Bell, John Philip Sousa

O Cool is the Valley, Vincent Persichetti 

Old Churches, Michael Colgrass

Pageant, Vincent Persichetti

Sea Songs, Ralph Vaughan Williams

Selections from “The Danserye”, Tielman Susato/Dunnigan

Zueignung, Richard Strauss/Davis

Penn State Concert Bands Repertoire, 2010-2011

The Symphonic Wind Ensemble

“The Alcotts” from Piano Sonata No. 2, "Concord. Mass., 1840-60", Charles Ives/Thurston

Black Dog, Scott McAllister

Dance of the Jesters, Peter Tchaikovsky/Craemer

”Deer Hunting in Michigan” from Chamber Symphony No. 1 for Marimba and Winds,

Daniel McCarthy 

“East” from Brooklyn Bridge, Michael Daugherty

Fanfare for St. Edmundsbury, Benjamin Britten

Fanfare Ritmico, Jennifer Higdon

Flower Clock, Jean Françaix

Gazebo Dances, John Corigliano

Irish Tune from County Derry, Percy Grainger

March: Omega Lambda Chi, Charles Ives

Masquerade for Band, Vincent Persichetti

Moonlit Apparition, Alex Heppelmann

Second Suite in F, Gustav Holst

Sinfonietta, Ingolf Dahl

Sweelinck Variations No. 3, Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck/Noon

Symphonic Metamorphosis of Themes by Carl Maria von Weber, Paul Hindemith/Wilson

Symphonies of Wind Instruments, Igor Stravinsky

Tunbridge Fair, Walter Piston

The Symphonic Band 

Allerseelen, Richard Strauss/Davis

Angels in the Architecture, Frank Ticheli

British Eighth, Zo Elliott

Canzona, Peter Mennin

Chorale and Alleluia, Howard Hanson

Commando March, Samuel Barber

Cuban Overture, George Gershwin/Rogers

Elegy, John Barnes Chance

Fanfare for a Celebration, Ron Nelson

Flourish for Glorious John, Ralph Vaughan Williams/Boyd

The Gallant Seventh, John Philip Sousa

Huntingtower Ballad, Ottorino Respighi

“O Sacred Head Now Wounded” from Three Chorale Preludes, William P. Latham

Postcard, Frank Ticheli

Praetorius Suite, Jan Bach

Psalm for Band, Vincent Persichetti

Rolling Thunder, Henry Fillmore

Scherzo for a Bitter Moon, Gregory Youtz

The Sussex Mummers' Christmas Carol, Percy Grainger/Simpson

Variants on a Mediæval Tune, Norman Dello Joio

The Concert Band

Bayou Breakdown, Brant Karrick

The Circus Bee, Henry Fillmore

Giles Farnaby Suite, Gordon Jacob

Graceful Ghost Rag, William Bolcom

Joy Revisited, Frank Ticheli

Lux Aurumque, Eric Whitacre

An Original Suite, Gordon Jacob 

Prelude and Fugue in G minor, J.S. Bach/Moehlmann

Spangled Heavens, Donald Grantham

Symphonic Dance No. 3, “Fiesta”, Clifton Williams

The Campus Band

Caccia and Chorale, Clifton Williams

Courtly Airs and Dances, Ron Nelson

Florentiner, Julius Fučik

Ginger Marmalade, Warren Benson

Introit, Fisher Tull

A Moorside Suite, Gustav Holst/Wright

Old Home Days, Charles Ives/Elkus

Polly Oliver, Thomas Root

Sun Dance, Frank Ticheli

Three Pieces for American Band, Timothy Broege

The Thunderer, John Philip Sousa

Toccata Marziale, Ralph Vaughan Williams

Trauermusik, Richard Wagner

Vesuvius, Frank Ticheli

Penn State Concert Bands Repertoire, 2009-2010

The Symphonic Wind Ensemble

The Circus Band, Charles Ives/Elkus

Circus Polka, Igor Stravinsky

Concerto for Alto Saxophone and Wind Orchestra. Ingolf Dahl

Concerto for Euphonium and Wind Band, Philip Wilby

“Dulcissime”, “Ave formosissima” and “O Fortuna” from Carmina Burana, Carl Orff/Krance – with the

combined PSU choirs

Entrance of the Gladiators, Julius Fučik

Fanfares liturgiques, Henri Tomasi

Festive Overture, Dmitri Shostakovich/Hunsberger

First Symphony for Band, William Bolcom

Miniaturas, Joaquin Turina/Krance

Nocturno, Felix Bartholdy Mendelssohn

Octet for Wind Instruments, Igor Stravinsky

Overture to Candide, Leonard Bernstein/Beeler

Passacaglia on BACH, Ron Nelson

Prelude in the Dorian Mode, Antonio de Cabezon/Grainger

Short Ride in a Fast Machine, John Adams/Odom

Southern Harmony, Donald Grantham

Theme and Variations, Op.43a, Arnold Schoenberg

Three Japanese Dances, Bernard Rogers

Tuba Concerto, Martin Ellerby

X, Scott McAllister

The Symphonic Band

American Salute, Morton Gould

Fantasia in G, J.S. Bach/ Goldman & Leist

Fantasies on a Theme by Haydn, Norman Dello Joio

Festivo, Edward Gregson

First Suite in E-flat, Gustav Holst

George Washington Bridge, William Schuman

Handel in the Strand, Percy Grainger/Goldman

Komm, süsser Tod, J.S. Bach/Reed

Medieval Suite, Ron Nelson

Mlada Suite, Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov/Glocke & Tutt

Music for a Festival, Gordon Jacob

An Original Suite, Gordon Jacob

Selections from “The Danserye”, Tielman Susato/Dunnigan

Smetana Fanfare, Karel Husa

Strange Humors, John Mackey

Symphony No. 6, Vincent Persichetti

The Concert Band

Dusk, Steven Bryant

Chorale and Alleluia, Howard Hanson

A Festival Prelude, Alfred Reed

Marche militaire française, Camille Saint- Saëns/Lake

Mysterian Landscapes, Timothy Broege

Psalm for Band, Vincent Persichetti  

Scenes from “The Louvre”, Norman Dello Joio

Second Suite in F, Gustav Holst

Valdres, Johannes Hanssen

Variations on a Theme of Robert Schumann, Robert Jager

The Campus Bands

Acrostic Song, David Del Tredici/Spede

Army of the Nile, Kenneth J. Alford

Canzona, Peter Mennin

Concerto for Alto Saxophone and Wind Ensemble, Charles Rochester Young

Elegy for a Young American, Ronald LoPresti

English Folk Song Suite, Ralph Vaughan Williams

The Hounds of Spring, Alfred Reed

In resurrectione tua, Christe, Jacobus Gallus

Loch Lomond, Frank Ticheli

Puszta, Jan Van der Roost

Six Pieces, Johann Pezel

Slap Me Five, Murray Houliff

Sleep, Eric Whitacre

The Sussex Mummers' Christmas Carol, Percy Grainger/Simpson

Third Suite, Robert Jager

Trumpet Salutations, Douglas Coombes

Variations on a Korean Folk Song, John Barnes Chance

Whip and Spur, Thomas S. Allen

With Quiet Courage, Larry Daehn

Ye Banks and Braes O' Bonnie Doon, Percy Grainger