Dallas Wind Symphony
2000-2001 Meyerson Concert Series

Concerts
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  October 10, 2000
Sorcerers, Saxophones & Superheroes

Gustav Holst: Mars from "The Planets"
David Maslanka: Concerto for Alto Saxophone and Band
     Harvey Pittel, Saxophone
Paul Dukas: The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Hector Berlioz: March to the Scaffold from "Symphonie Fantastique"
Edvard Grieg: In the Hall of the Mountain King from "Peer Gynt"
Michael Daugherty: Red Cape Tango from "Metropolis Symphony"
Julius Fucik: Thunder and Blazes (encore)

 
  November 14, 2000
Preachers, Thieves and Acrobats

Ron Nelson: Rocky Point Holiday
Emmanuel Chabrier/arr. Fred Junkin: Marche Joyeuse
J.S. Bach/arr. John Paynter: Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C
David Maslanka: Concerto for Marimba
     Drew Lang, Marimba
John Wesley Gibson: Preachers, Thieves and Acrobats
Donald Grantham: Southern Harmony
Paul Hindemith/Keith Wilson: March from Symphonic Metamorphosis (encore)
John Philip Sousa: Semper Fidelis (encore)

 
  December 23, 2000
Christmas at the Meyerson

Johann Strauss: Donner und Blitzen (Thunder & Lightning) Polka
Leroy Anderson: Sleigh Ride
Traditional: Coventry Carol
Chip Davis/arr. Alex Cauthen: A Mannheim Steamroller Christmas
Morton Gould: Jingle Bells
Alfred Reed: Russian Christmas Music
arr. James Kessler: An American Family Holiday Overture
John Rutter: A Shepherd's Pipe Carol
Cardon Burnham: Festival Carol (Veni Emmanuel)
     Mary Preston, Organ
arr. Dwayne Milburn: Deck the Halls
David Lovrien: Christmas Carol Sing-along (No. 2)
Leroy Anderson: A Christmas Festival
John Philip Sousa: The Stars and Stripes Forever (encore)

 
  January 16, 2001
2001, A Strauss Odyssey

Richard Strauss: Also Sprach Zarathustra
Richard Strauss: Waltzes from Der Rosenkavalier 
Richard Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel
Johann Strauss: Overture to "Die Fledermaus" (encore)
Johann Strauss: Radetsky March (encore)

 
  February 6, 2001
Symphonies, Concertos, Fantasies

Gustav Holst: Second Suite in F
Donald Grantham: Fantasy on Mr. Hyde's Song
George Gershwin/arr. Ferde Grofe: Concerto in F
     Jeff Hellmer, Piano
Percy Grainger: Molly on the Shore
Percy Grainger: Irish Tune from County Derry
Percy Grainger: Shepherd's Hey
Paul Hindemith: Symphony in Bb
John Philip Sousa: The Washington Post (encore)

 
  March 13, 2001
How Suite It Is!

Frederick Fennell, guest conductor

Howard Hanson/arr. John Boyd: Suite from "Merry Mount"
Robert Russell Bennett: Suite of Old American Dances
Gordon Jacob: William Byrd Suite
Arthur Sullivan/Charles McKerras: Suite from "Pineapple Poll"
Darius Milhaud: Suite Francaise
Alfred Reed: Armenian Dances No. 1
John Philip Sousa: New Mexico March (encore)

 
  April 10, 2001
Carmina Burana

Carl Orff's 1937 masterpiece Carmina Burana.  Over three hundred fifty musicians.  A must-see, must-hear... must be there concert!

David Lovrien: Tubilustrium (fanfare)
    
Major Timothy J. Holtan, U.S. Army, guest conductor
Guiseppe Verdi: Overture to "La Forza Del Destino" (The Force of Destiny)
Carl Orff: Carmina Burana
John Philip Sousa: The Stars and Stripes Forever (encore)

Dallas Wind Symphony
Turtle Creek Chorale
The Women's Chorus of Dallas

 
  July 4, 2001
A Star-Spangled Spectacular!

John Philip Sousa: The Gallant Seventh
Jacques Offenbach: Orpheus in the Underworld
Giacomo Puccini: O Mio Babbino Caro from 'Gianni Schicci'
       
Teresa Gomez, Soprano
Victor Herbert: Italian Street Song (encore)
John Philip Sousa: The Gliding Girl - Tango
John Philip Sousa: El Capitan March (encore)
Morton Gould: American Salute
arr. Del Staigers: The Carnival of Venice
       
David Lovrien, Saxophone
Thomas Moore/arr. Lovrien: The Last Rose of Summer (encore)
arr. John Gibson: Old-Fashioned Sing-Along
E. E. Bagley: National Emblem March
Frank Ticheli: Shenandoah
Karl King: The Walking Frog - Two-Step (encore)
arr. Bob Lowden: Armed Forces Salute
    
Major Timothy J. Holtan, U.S. Army, guest conductor
Samuel Ward/arr. Carmen Dragon: America, The Beautiful
    
Major Timothy J. Holtan, U.S. Army, narrator
John Philip Sousa: The Stars and Stripes Forever (encore)