The program for this concert will only be finalized moments before the players step out onto the stage, or will be left to the whim of the audience. But there will be a merry measure of dance music (dancing in the aisles is encouraged), classical favorites (would-be conductors may try their hand at leading the ensemble), and lyrical standards (hummers will be tolerated). In short, a fun evening of music to be experienced and really enjoyed. And, of course, a deliciously titanic gustatory treat to round out the evening!

 

(These were the pieces that wound up being performed at the concerts by the choice of the audience...)

 

Frühlingsstimmen Walzer — Johann Strauss, Jr.

Radetzky March — Johann Strauss, Sr.

“Elite Syncopations” — Scott Joplin

“Intermezzo” from Cavalleria Rusticana

      — Pietro Mascagni

“El Choclo” — Angel Villoldo

“Humoresque” — Antonín Dvořák

“The Entertainer” — Scott Joplin

“Valse Lointaine” — Piotr Kargul

Slavonic Dance No. 8 — Antonín Dvořák

“Waiting For The Robert E. Lee” — Lewis F. Muir

“Alexander’s Ragtime Band” — Irving Berlin

“Nearer, My God, To Thee” — Lowell Mason

“Sheep May Safely Graze” — Johann Sebastian Bach

“Destiny” — Sydney Baynes

“Dance of the Hours” from La Gioconda

      — Amilcare Ponchielli

“Vilia” from The Merry Widow — Franz Lehár

“The Darktown Strutters’ Ball” — Shelton Brooks

“O mio babbino caro” from Gianni Schicchi

      — Giacomo Puccini

“Granada” — Agustín Lara

“Danny Boy” — adapted by Fred Weatherly

“Derry Jig” (Hornpipe) — Irish Traditional

“The Stars and Stripes Forever”

      — John Philip Sousa

 

Stay tuned! We will have excerpts of these works available shortly!

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