Encore at King of Kings LC
Oct
8
3:00pm 3:00pm

Encore at King of Kings LC

Encore Wind Ensemble
Jerry Luckhardt, Conductor

In This Broad Earth - Steven Bryant
Sleep - Eric Whitacre
Bonecas de Chuva (Rain Dolls) - Andriea Pinto Correria

    Maja Radovanlija, guitar
Commando March - Samuel Barber

         -- intermission --
Symphony in Bb - Paul Hindemith
     I. Moderately Fast, with vigor - Molto agitato
    II. Andantino grazioso - Fast and Gay
    III. Fugue. Rather broad - Fast, energetic

 
Maja Radovanlija, guitar

Maja Radovanlija, guitar

 

Maja Radovanlija was born in Belgrade, Serbia and has been playing guitar since the age of nine. Radovanlija completed her bachelor’s degree at the University of Belgrade and received her master’s and doctor of music at jacobs School of Music, Indiana University. During her studies, she won several prizes at international guitar competitions in Serbia and Bulgaria. Since then, she has performed frequently as a solo and chamber musician, touring European countries, Middle-east and North Africa. Radovanlija’s interests include musical genres beyond classical, such as traditional Balkan music, jazz, experimental, and improvised music.

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Shared Concert with U of M Symphonic Band
Oct
18
7:30pm 7:30pm

Shared Concert with U of M Symphonic Band

University of MN Symphonic Band
Jerry Luckhardt, Conductor

Selections to be performed announced at concert

Encore Wind Ensemble
Jerry Luckhardt, Conductor

In This Broad Earth - Steven Bryant
Sleep - Eric Whitacre
Bonecas de Chuva (Rain Dolls) - Andriea Pinto Correria
    Maja Radovanlija, guitar
Commando March - Samuel Barber

U of M Symphonic Band

 

Maja Radovanlija was born in Belgrade, Serbia and has been playing guitar since the age of nine. Radovanlija completed her bachelor’s degree at the University of Belgrade and received her master’s and doctor of music at jacobs School of Music, Indiana University. During her studies, she won several prizes at international guitar competitions in Serbia and Bulgaria. Since then, she has performed frequently as a solo and chamber musician, touring European countries, Middle-east and North Africa. Radovanlija’s interests include musical genres beyond classical, such as traditional Balkan music, jazz, experimental, and improvised music.

Maja Radovanlija, guitar

Maja Radovanlija, guitar

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Encore presents - Remembrances
Apr
8
3:00pm 3:00pm

Encore presents - Remembrances

Encore Wind Ensemble
     Remembrances
Jerry Luckhardt, Conductor

Old Wine in New Bottles - Gordon Jacob
      The Wraggle-Taggle Gypsies
      The Three Ravens
      Begone, Dull Care
      Early One Morning
Fervent Is My Longing/Fugue in G minor - J.S. Bach/Lucien Calliet
Lux In Tenebris Lucet (Light Shines in the Darkness)-Darren Schmidt
     2017 Charles B. Olson Young Composer Contest Winner
Suite of Old American Dances - Robert Russell Bennett
      Cake Walk
      Schottische
      Western One-Step
      Wallflower Waltz
      Rag
Porgy and Bess - George Gershwin/Ralph Herman
Amazing Grace - traditional/William Himes
Slavic Farwell - Vasilij Ivan Agapkin

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Encore at Wayzata Community Church
Apr
23
3:00pm 3:00pm

Encore at Wayzata Community Church

Encore Wind Ensemble
Timothy Mahr, Guest Conductor

Selections to be performed
An American Fanfare - Rick Kirby
Rest - Frank Ticheli
Symphony #1 - Timothy Mahr
The Liberty Bell - Sousa/Brion

Timothy Mahr

Timothy Mahr

Dr. Timothy Mahr is a professor of music at St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN, where he is the Conductor of the St. Olaf Band and teaches courses in composition, conducting and music education.

Previous to his 1994 appointment at St. Olaf College, Mahr was Director of Bands at the University of Minnesota, Duluth, for ten years and taught instrumental music at Milaca High School (MN) for three years. Mahr is the principal conductor of the Twin Cities-based Minnesota Symphonic Winds and, while in Duluth, was the founder and conductor of the Twin Ports Wind Ensemble.

He is Past President of the North Central Division of the College Band Directors National Association (1999-2001), and has served on the Board of Directors of the National Band Association (1996-98) and was a founding board member of the Minnesota Band Directors Association. He is presently the North Central Division Representative on the CBDNA Commissioning Committee.

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MusicConnect with Rockford HS
Mar
14
7:30pm 7:30pm

MusicConnect with Rockford HS

MusicConnect with Rockford High School
Jerald Ferdig, Conductor

Encore Wind Ensemble
Jerry Luckhardt, Conductor
Kristin Cooper, Oboe

Performance by Rockford High School Band
   Selections listed at concert

Selections to be performed by Encore
Divertissement (1929) - Ibert / Wolfram
  1. Introduction
  2. Cortége
  3. Nocturne
  4. Valse
  5. Parade
  6. Finale

March from Symphonic Metamorphosis - Paul Hindemith

Shepherd's Hey - Percy Grainger

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Encore at King of Kings LC
Mar
12
3:00pm 3:00pm

Encore at King of Kings LC

Encore Wind Ensemble
Jerry Luckhardt, Conductor
Kristen Cooper, Oboe
Matthew Pellegrino, Charles B. Olsen Composer

Selections to be performed
Oboe Concert K314 - Mozart / Luckhardt
    Kristen Cooper, oboe

Winter Unending, Invincible Summer - Matthew Pellegrino
    2016-2017 Charles B. Olson Composer

Divertissement (1929) - Ibert / Wolfram
  1. Introduction
  2. Cortége
  3. Nocturne
  4. Valse
  5. Parade
  6. Finale

March from Symphonic Metamorphosis - Paul Hindemith

Shephrrd's Hey - Percy Grainger

Matthew Pellegrino

Matthew Pellegrino

Originally from Long Island, NY, Matthew John Pellegrino is an award winning composer and classically trained oboist. Striving towards honest music with a unique energy and lyricism, Matt seeks artistic expression that honors his artistic influences and background.

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MusicConnect with Minnesota Junior Winds
Nov
14
7:30pm 7:30pm

MusicConnect with Minnesota Junior Winds

NOTE: 7:30 Start Time

Minnesota Junior Winds
Charles Weise, Conductor
Dr. Robert Ouren, Conductor

Selections to be performed
Clash - Collins
Hymn for Band - Stuart
Escape from Chronopolis - Clark
Petite Symphonie - Gounod
Harry Potter  
A Galop to End All Galops - Barker

Minnesota Junior Winds

Minnesota Junior Winds

Encore Wind Ensemble
Jerry Luckhardt, Conductor
Tony Didier, Trumpet Soloist

Selections to be performed
American Overture - Joseph Wilcox Jenkins
October - Eric Whitacre
Stars in a Velvety Sky - Herbert Clark
    Tony Didier, trumpet soloist
Joy Ride - Michael Markowski

Charles Weise teaches at South View Middle School in Edina, MN and holds degrees from the University of St. Thomas and Penn State University. Previous teaching positions have included both high school and elementary band programs. He has served as director of community bands, and is in demand as a clinician and guest conductor. He is a National Board Certified teacher. Recently, Charles' 8th grade band from South View was selected to play at the Minnesota Music Educators Association (MMEA) Midwinter Clinic.

Charles Weise

Charles Weise

Dr. Robert Ouren has been a Minnesota music educator for over 35 years, graduating from Winona State College with a Bachelors degree, and receiving both his Master of Arts and Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota. In 1991, Bob became director of bands at Edina High School, where he directed the marching band as well as the Varsity and Symphonic Bands and Jazz Band. Bob has been a wind section coach for the Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies for over ten years. Bob recently retired from public school teaching but remains very active through these opportunities as well as mentoring and research/advocacy work.

Dr. Robert Ouren

Dr. Robert Ouren

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20th Anniversary Concert
Oct
23
3:00pm 3:00pm

20th Anniversary Concert

Encore Wind Ensemble
Jerry Luckhardt, Conductor
Abigail Seaman, Soprano Soloist
Bill Chouinard, Organist

Selections to be performed
* La Procession du Rocio, Op. 9 - Joaquin Turina / A. Reed
* "Io Son L'umile Ancella" - Francesco Celia / Luckhardt
    soprano soloist, Abigail Seaman
* My Jesus! Oh What Anguish - J. S. Bach / A. Reed
* Konigsmarch - Richard Strauss / Barrett
            Interval
Serenade for Winds Op. 7 - Richard Strauss
* Fanfare from "La Peri" - Paul Dukas
            Interval
* Ye Banks & Braes O' Bonnie Doon - Percy Grainger
Dream Machine - Katherine Bergman
“Pines of the Appian Way” from Pines of Rome - Ottorino Respighi / Duker
    Organist, Bill Chouinard
* Americans We - Henry Fillmore

Conductor - Jerry Luckhardt

Conductor - Jerry Luckhardt

Abigail Leah Seaman began taking voice lessons at age 12 and has been singing ever since. Despite discouragement to study voice, she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Vocal Performance with a minor in Music History, graduating from West Chester University of Pennsylvania in 2006. She moved to New York City after graduating to continue private vocal study with New York City Opera and Metropolitan Opera soprano Jen Aylmer.

Soprano - Abigail Leah Seaman

Soprano - Abigail Leah Seaman

Abigail Leah earned a Graduate Performance Diploma and a Master of Music at the Peabody Conservatory of the Johns Hopkins University, where she was a recipient of the Fraser Gange Memorial Scholarship. This past spring saw Abigail Leah join Lyric Opera Baltimore in their production of Verdi's Nabucco. In summer she appeared as Barbarina with Operation: Opera and later as Despina in scenes at Artscape 2014 in Baltimore.

Currently, Abigail Leah is enrolled at the University of Minnesota as a doctoral candidate with a fellowship from the School of Music. She will appear as Micaela in November in Brook's adaptions of Bizet's Carmen: La tragédie de Carmen.

Composer - Katherine Bergman

Composer - Katherine Bergman

Katherine Bergman is a Minnesota-based composer who draws on literature, environmentalism, and found materials to create work that has been described as hypnotic and visceral. She has received commissions and performances from the Gustavus Wind Orchestra, The Dream Songs Project, the Minnesota Percussion Trio, and other leading ensembles and festivals throughout the United States. Katherine holds degrees from the University of Northern Iowa and Gustavus Adolphus College, and her composition instructors have included Mary Ellen Childs, Jonathan Schwabe, and Samuel Adler. Katherine is director and co-founder of Spitting Image, a collective of Minneapolis-St. Paul composers. More information at www.katherinebergman.net

Bill Chouinard is Organist and Music Coordinator at St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church in Mahtomedi, Minnesota, a position he has held since 1988.  Mr. Chouinard, whose past organ teachers include Dean Billmeyer, Kim Kasling, and Edward Berryman, has presented workshops on service playing and improvisation techniques and has served as organist for religious conventions and for numerous hymn festivals. A prize-winning finalist for the McKnight Foundation Fellowships for Performing Musicians, he has appeared several times on live national radio broadcasts on the St. Paul Fitzgerald’s Wurlitzer theatre organ and is a frequent performer on the American Public Media radio program “Pipedreams.”  Mr. Chouinard’s accomplishments also include performing with the Minnesota Orchestra and touring as a guest organ soloist with the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.  He has recorded both organ and harpsichord for several recent choral compact discs, and his first solo recording of the St. Andrew’s organ, Bill Chouinard Premieres, is available on the Pro Organo label.

In addition to keyboard duties, Mr. Chouinard remains active as a bassist in the Twin Cities, performing frequently both live and in studio with many album credits for both electric and upright bass.  Bill resides in White Bear Lake with his wife and three children.

Organist - Bill Chouinard Photo Credit - Star Tribune

Organist - Bill Chouinard
Photo Credit - Star Tribune

NOTE: The first performances by Encore Wind Ensemble of the above listed works
La Procession du Rocio, Op. 9 - First MMEA Performance, February 15, 2001
"Io Son L'umile Ancella" - Second MMEA Performance, February 15, 2007
My Jesus! Oh What Anguish - Third MMEA Performance, Thursday, February 13, 2014
Konigsmarch - Inaugural Concert - Sept. 15, 1996
Fanfare from "La Peri" - Luckhardt’s first concert, March 25, 2000
Ye Banks & Braes O' Bonnie Doon - Charles B. Olson, conductor emeritus, April 15, 2004 MENC National Biennial In-Service Conference
Americans We - Inaugural Concert - Sept. 15, 1996

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Joint Concert with the U of M Symphonic Band
Apr
27
7:00pm 7:00pm

Joint Concert with the U of M Symphonic Band

University of MN Symphonic Band
Timothy Diem, Conductor

Children's March - Percy Aldridge Grainger
Variations on Solid Rock - Jack Stamp
Gloriosa - Yasuhide Ito

Encore Wind Ensemble
Lyndsay Boyd, Guest Conductor

Death by Tango, Edward Fairlie

Encore Wind Ensemble
Jack Stamp, Guest Conductor

Symphonic Songs, Robert Russell Bennet
Songs of Abelard, Norman Dello Joio
 

Jack Stamp is Professor of Music, Chairperson of the Music Department and Director of Band Studies at Indiana University of Pennsylvania where he conducts the Wind Ensemble and teaches courses in graduate conducting. He received his Bachelor of Science in Music Education degree from IUP, a Master's in Percussion Performance from East Carolina University, and a Doctor of Musical Arts Degree in Conducting from Michigan State University where he studied with Eugene Corporon.

He is active as a guest conductor, clinician, adjudicator, and composer throughout North America and Great Britain. His compositions have been commissioned and performed by leading military and university bands across the United States. (from www.jackstamp.com)

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Encore presents - Song & Dance
Apr
10
3:00pm 3:00pm

Encore presents - Song & Dance

Encore Wind Ensemble
Jack Stamp, Guest Conductor

Selections to be performed
Bandancing, Jack Stamp
  I. City Shuffle
  II. Tango
  III. Waltz
  IV. Slow Dance
  V. Last Dance
Rhosymedre, Ralph Vaughan Williams
Lenny's Dance, Ben Blasko
Symphonic Songs, Robert Russell Bennet
Terpsichore, Fisher Tull
Songs of Abelard, Norman Dello Joio

Jack Stamp is Professor of Music, Chairperson of the Music Department and Director of Band Studies at Indiana University of Pennsylvania where he conducts the Wind Ensemble and teaches courses in graduate conducting. He received his Bachelor of Science in Music Education degree from IUP, a Master's in Percussion Performance from East Carolina University, and a Doctor of Musical Arts Degree in Conducting from Michigan State University where he studied with Eugene Corporon.

He is active as a guest conductor, clinician, adjudicator, and composer throughout North America and Great Britain. His compositions have been commissioned and performed by leading military and university bands across the United States. (from www.jackstamp.com)

 

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MusicConnect with Edina High School
Mar
11
7:00pm 7:00pm

MusicConnect with Edina High School

2015 Season

Encore Wind Ensemble
Jerry Luckhardt, Conductor
MusicConnect with Edina HS Band
at Fick Auditorium

Selections to be performed
Edina High School Concert Band
Three Dances from West Side Story, Leonard Bernstein
Canzon, Leonard Bernstein
Overture to Candide, Leonard Bernstein

Encore Wind Ensemble
Toccata Marziale, Ralph Vaughan Williams
Rest, Frank Ticheli
Inglesina (The Little English Girl), Davide Delle Cese

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Encore at Wayzata Community Church
Apr
26
3:00pm 3:00pm

Encore at Wayzata Community Church

2014 Season

Dr. Richard K. (Rik) Hansen, conductor
at Wayzata Community Church

"Jubilee" from Symphonic Sketches - George Whitefield Chadwick 
When Jesus Wept - William Schuman
Sketches on a Tudor Psalm - Fischer Tull
Cotilion Suite - Arthur Benjamin / Silvester
Canzon a 12 - Giovanni Gabrieli
Petite Symphonae - Charles Gounod
Gone - Scott McAllister
Pavane, Op. 50 - Gabriel Faure / Hansen
Danse Bacchanale (Samson et Delilah, Op. 47) - Camille Saint-Saens
Nobles of the Mystic Shrine - John Philip Sousa

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Encore at St. Mary's Catholic Church
Apr
18
7:00pm 7:00pm

Encore at St. Mary's Catholic Church

2014 Season

Dr. Richard K. (Rik) Hansen, conductor
at St. Mary's Catholic Church

"Jubilee" from Symphonic Sketches - George Whitefield Chadwick 
When Jesus Wept - William Schuman
Sketches on a Tudor Psalm - Fischer Tull
Cotilion Suite - Arthur Benjamin / Silvester
"Argyle" Canzon a 12 - Giovanni Gabrieli
Petite Symphonae - Charles Gounod
Gone - Scott McAllister
Pavane, Op. 50 - Gabriel Faure / Hansen
Danse Bacchanale (Samson et Delilah, Op. 47) - Camille Saint-Saens
Nobles of the Mystic Shrine - John Philip Sousa

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MusicConnect with East Ridge High School
Feb
18
7:00pm 7:00pm

MusicConnect with East Ridge High School

2014 Season

Heidi Johanna Miller & James Patrick Miller, conductors
Special guest, Charlie Bond (Winner 2014-2015 Charles B. Olson Young Composers Contest)
MusicConnect with East Ridge HS Band
at East Ridge High School

Selections from the following:
Orient et Occident - Camille Saint‐Saens
Against - Charlie Bond (Winner of 2014-2015 Charles B. Olson Young Composers Competition)
Evening Music - Jayce Ogren
Hammersmith: Prelude and Scherzo - Gustav Holst
O Magnum Mysterium - Morten Lauridsen
The Florentiner - Julius Fucik  

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Encore at Irondale High School
Feb
7
7:00pm 7:00pm

Encore at Irondale High School

2014 Season

Joint concert with Gustavus Wind Orchestra
Heidi Johanna Miller & James Patrick Miller, conductors
at Irondale High School

Orient et Occident - Camille Saint‐Saens
Against - Charlie Bond (Winner of 2014-2015 Charles B. Olson Young Composers Competition)
Evening Music - Jayce Ogren
Hammersmith: Prelude and Scherzo - Gustav Holst
O Magnum Mysterium - Morten Lauridsen
The Florentiner - Julius Fucik 

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MusicConnect with Tartan High School
Nov
13
7:00pm 7:00pm

MusicConnect with Tartan High School

2014 Season

Heidi Johanna Miller & James Patrick Miller, conductors
MusicConnect Concert with Tartan HS Band
at Tartan High School

Overture to Colas Breugnon - Dmitri Kabalevsky
Tower Music - Alan Hovhaness 
Variations on a Shaker Melody - Aaron Copland 
Serenade in c minor- W. A. Mozart
Allerseelen- Richard Strauss
Symphony for Band - Vincent Persichetti

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Encore at King of Kings Lutheran Church
Oct
5
3:00pm 3:00pm

Encore at King of Kings Lutheran Church

2014 Season

Jerry Luckhardt, conductor
at King of Kings Lutheran Church

Festive Overture Op. 96 - Dmitri Shostakovich 
William Byrd Suite - Gordon Jacob 
Elsa’s Procession to the Cathedral - Richard Wagner 
Valdres March - Johannes Hanssen 
Fanfare for the Common Man - Aaron Copland
Don Ricardo - Gabriel Musella
Suite of Old American Dances - Robert Russell Bennett 
Westside Story - Leonard Bernstein 
The Circus Bee - Henry Fillmore

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Encore presents - American Tributes
Apr
27
3:00pm 3:00pm

Encore presents - American Tributes

2013 Season

Jerry Luckhardt, conductor
This concert will benefit the Salvation Army Harbor Light Minneapolis
at Wayzata Community Church

The American Tributes Concert will tell stories of memorable moments in American history through music including the commemoration of the 70th Anniversary of D-Day with Suite Francaise by Darius Milhaud.  Composed in 1944, this work was written in appreciation of the American people for their effort and support of the French citizens during WWII.

Monument Fanfare and Tribute - Philip Rothman
Down A Country Lane - Aaron Copland
Suite Francaise - Darius Milhaud 
George Washington Bridge - William Schuman
Shenandoah - Frank Ticheli
Commando March - Samuel Barber

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Encore presents - On the Lighter Side
Mar
9
3:00pm 3:00pm

Encore presents - On the Lighter Side

2013 Season

Jerry Luckhardt, conductor
at St. Anthony High School

Flourish for Glorious John - Ralph Vaughan Williams
Irish Tune From County Derry - Percy Grainger
Stardust - Hoagie Carmichael 
Fugue a la Gigue (BWV 577) - J. S. Bach arr. Gustav Holst
Dance of the Jesters - Peter Tchaikovsky arr. Ray Cramer
Prelude, Siciliano, Rondo - Malcolm Arnold arr. John Paynter
Pavane from Latin American Sinfoniette - Morton Gould
The Cowboys - John Williams arr. Jim Curnow 
Comedian’s Gallop from “The Comedians” - Dmitri Kabalevsky
On the Mall - Franko Goldman

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Encore at MMEA
Feb
13
7:00pm 7:00pm

Encore at MMEA

2013 Season

Jerry Luckhardt, Craig Kirchhoff, Kathy Romey, and Matthew Mehafey, conductors
Special Guests, Charles Lazarus, trumpet, and Justin Weiss, composer
at Minneapolis Convention Center - MMEA Convention

Overture in C, Op. 24 - Felix Mendelssohn
My Jesus! Oh, What Anguish - J. S. Bach arr. Alfred Reed
Toccata Marziale - Ralph Vaughan Williams
Landscapes - Justin Weiss, Winner of the Charles B. Olson Young Composers Contest
Oblivion - Astor Piazzolla
Trumpet Concerto - Harry James arr. Dean Sorenson
Charles Lazarus, trumpet
"Machine" from Symphony No. 5 - William Bolcom
Symphony No. 7 - Howard Hanson
University of Minnesota Choir
Kathy Romey, Matthew Mehaffey, conductors

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MusicConnect with Stillwater High School
Feb
6
7:00pm 7:00pm

MusicConnect with Stillwater High School

2013 Season

Jerry Luckhardt and Dennis Lindsay, conductors
Special guests, Justin Weiss and Charles Lazarus
MusicConnect with Stillwater HS Band
at Trinity Lutheran Church

Overture in C, Op. 24 - Felix Mendelssohn
My Jesus! Oh, What Anguish - J. S. Bach arr. Alfred Reed
Landscapes - Justin Weiss, 2013-2014 Winner of the Charles B. Olson Young Composers Contest
Oblivion - Astor Piazzolla
Trumpet Concerto - Harry James arr. Dean Sorenson, Charles Lazarus, trumpet
"Machine" from Symphony No. 5 - William Bolcom

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Encore presents - Musical Mosaics
Oct
27
3:00pm 3:00pm

Encore presents - Musical Mosaics

2013 Season

Jerry Luckhardt, conductor
Jan Possehl Scholl, clarinet
at Spirit of Christ Lutheran Church

Procession of Nobles - Nicholas Rimsky-Korsakov, arr. Erik Leidzen
Funeral Music for Rikard Nordraak - Edvard Grieg, ed. Fred Fennell
Concerto for Clarinet, Op. 26 - Carl Maria von Weber
L'Inglesina March- David Delle Cese, arr. John Bourgeois
Toccata Marziale - Ralph Vaughan Williams
My Jesus! Oh What Anguish - Alfred Reed
Alleluia, Laudamus Te - Alfred Reed

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Encore presents - Musical Mosaics
Oct
6
3:00pm 3:00pm

Encore presents - Musical Mosaics

2013 Season

Jerry Luckhardt, conductor
Jan Possehl Scholl, clarinet
at King of Kings Lutheran Church

Procession of Nobles - Nicholas Rimsky-Korsakov, arr. Erik Leidzen
Funeral Music for Rikard Nordraak - Edvard Grieg, ed. Fred Fennell
Concerto for Clarinet, Op. 26 - Carl Maria von Weber
L'Inglesina March- David Delle Cese, arr. John Bourgeois
Toccata Marziale - Ralph Vaughan Williams
My Jesus! Oh What Anguish - Alfred Reed
Alleluia, Laudamus Te - Alfred Reed

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Encore presents - I Look To The Heavens
Apr
28
3:00pm 3:00pm

Encore presents - I Look To The Heavens

2012 Season

Donald Krubsack, guest conductor
at Wayzata Community Church

Canzon Primi Toni from the Sacred Symphoniae - Giovanni Gabrieli
Chorale and Alleluia - Howard Hanson
Lincolnshire Posey - Percy Grainger
Serenade for 13 winds, Op. 7 - Richard Strauss
Sunrise at Angel's Gate - Philip Sparke
"Marsch" from Symphonic Metamorphosis - Paul Hindemith

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MusicConnect with Rosemount High School
Mar
10
3:00pm 3:00pm

MusicConnect with Rosemount High School

2012 Season

Jerry Luckhardt and Steve Olson, conductor
Grant Luhmann* - 2012-2013 Charles B. Olson Young Composers Winner
MusicConnect with Rosemount HS Band
at Rosemount High School

Chester (Overture for Band) - William Schuman
Hold This Boy and Listen - Carter Pann
"Cakewalk" for Wind Band - Grant Luhmann*
Give Us This Day: A Short Symphony - David Maslanka

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Encore presents - A Veterans Day Benefit Concert
Nov
11
3:00pm 3:00pm

Encore presents - A Veterans Day Benefit Concert

2012 Season

Jerry Luckhardt, conductor
Special guest: Jim Baxter, narrator
Concert proceeds benefit the Minnesota Military Family Foudation (MMFF)
at Normandale Lutheran Church

The Star Spangled Banner - Francis Scott Key
Commando March - Samuel Barber
Lincoln Portrait - Aaron Copland
Symphony in Bb, Mvmt. 1 - Paul Hindemith
An American in Paris - George Gershwin, arr. John Krance
Victory at Sea - Richard Rodgers, arr.Robert Russell Bennett
Rest - Frank Ticheli
Armed Forces Medley 72 - Thomas Knox, arr. Donald Chalfy
America the Beautiful - Samuel Ward, arr. Carmen Dragon
The Stars and Stripes Forever March - John Philip Sousa
Americans We - Henry Filmore

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Encore presents - Musical Snapshots
Oct
7
3:00pm 3:00pm

Encore presents - Musical Snapshots

2012 Season

Jerry Luckhardt, conductor
at King of Kings Lutheran Church

Sound The Bells! - John Williams, arr. Paul Lavender
The Seal Lullaby - Eric Whitacre
Armenian Dances - Alfred Reed
The Courtly Dances from Gloriana, Op. 53 - Benjamin Britten, arr. Jan Bach
Bach's Figue a la Gigue, BWV 577 - J.S. Bach, arr. Gustav Holst
Dies Natalis - Howard Hanson

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Encore presents - Across the Pond
Apr
29
3:00pm 3:00pm

Encore presents - Across the Pond

2011 Season

Jerry Luckhardt, conductor
at Wayzata Community Church

The Three Elizabeths (mvt. II & III) - Eric Coates
Children's March - Percy Grainger
English Dances, Set I, Op. 27 - Malcolm Arnold, arr. Maurice Johnstone
Four Norfolk Dances - Philip Sparke
Rhosymedre - Ralph Vaughan Williams, arr. Walter Beeler
Crown Imperial (A Coronation March, 1937) - William Walton
Immoveable Do - Percy Grainger

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MusicConnect with East Ridge High School
Mar
5
7:00pm 7:00pm

MusicConnect with East Ridge High School

2011 Season

Jerry Luckhardt & Chris Tank, conductors
MusicConnect with East Ridge HS Band
at East Ridge High School

Serenade in Eb, K375 - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Canzon a 12 - Giovanni Gabrieli
Chant Funeraire - Gabriel Faure, orch. Myron Moss
Immoveable Do - Percy Grainger
Depth - Alex Shapiro
Undertow - John Mackey
"Gandalf" from The Lord of the Rings - Johan de Meij 

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MusicConnect with Andover High School
Jan
26
7:00pm 7:00pm

MusicConnect with Andover High School

2011 Season

Jerry Luckhardt & Doug Bakkum, conductors
MusicConnect with Andover HS Band
at Andover High School

Canzon a 12 - Giovanni Gabrieli
Folk Dances - Dmitri Shostakovich, arr. H. Robert Reynolds
Prelude, Op. 34, No. 14 - Dmitri Shostakovich, arr. H. Robert Reynolds
Depth - Alex Shapiro
Homage to Perotin (from Medieval Suite) - Ron Nelson
"Gandalf" from The Lord of the Rings - Johan de Meij

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MusicConnect with Monticello High School
Dec
18
3:00pm 3:00pm

MusicConnect with Monticello High School

2011 Season

Jerry Luckhardt & Brett Krohn, conductors
MusicConnect with Monticello HS Band
at Monticello High School

A Christmas Festival - Leroy Anderson
Sleepers, Awake! (Wachet Auf!) - J.S. Bach, arr. Alfred Reed
The Christmas Song - Mel Torme and Robert Wells
Alleluia - Randall Thompson, trans. Lewis J. Buckley
White Christmas - Irving Berlin, arr. Zane Van Auken
The Polar Express - Alan Silvestri and Glen Ballard, arr. Jerry Brubaker
Sleigh Ride* - Leroy Anderson, arr. James Ployhar
      *Combined bands 

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