Winds Across America

“American Influences”
Overture to “Candide” – Leonard Bernstein (1918-1990)
Toot Suite – Allegre – Claude Bolling (1930- )

“American Original”
Always in Spring – Charles Greenberg (1953- )

“American Gazebo”
Banjo – Louis Gottschalk (1829-1869)
Root Beer Rag – Billy Joel (1949- )

“Bliss and Blazes”
Prayer – Carole Bayer Sager (1947- )
Figaro, Figaro, Figaro! (from  “Barber of Seville”) – Gioacchino Rossini (1792-1868)/Ross

Intermission

“Tinted Blue”
Blue Rondo à la Turk – Dave Brubeck (1920-2012)
Oblivion – Ástor Piazzolla (1921-1992)

“American Heartland”
Toot Suite – Rag – Claude Bolling (1930- )
Gift to Be Simple – Bob Chilcott (1955- )
Zion’s Walls – Aaron Copland (1900-1990)

“American Spirits”
Battle of Jericho – M. Hayes/Ross
Let All Mortal Flesh Keep Silence – C. Marohnic/Ross
Ev’ry Time I Feel The Spirit – M. Hayes/Ross

“American Crossroads”
 Gershwin Medley – George Gershwin (1898-1937)Ross
Salute to George Cohan – George Cohan (1878-1942)Kursar