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CONCERT BANDS

Concerts held in Foellinger Great Hall,
Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
(unless otherwise noted)

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September 25, 2016 | 3:00 PM (Sunday)
Wind Orchestra and Illinois Wind Symphony Concert

Lamb, Caveat
Purcell/Stucky, Funeral Music for Queen Mary
Hindemith, Symphony in B-flat
Ives, Country Band March
Mackey, Aurora Wakes
Holst, First Suite in E-flat for Military Band

September 27, 2016 | 8:00 AM–5 PM (Tuesday)
School of Music Open House  
Harding Band Building | Krannert Center | School of Music

October 26, 2016 | 7:30 PM (Wednesday)
Hindsley Symphonic Band and Wind Orchestra Concert

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky/Cramer, Dance of the Jesters 

Warren Benson, Solitary Dancer  

Russell Robert Bennett, Suite of Old American Dances 

Michael Colgrass, Bali

Robert Sheldon, Choreography 

John Mackey, Ringmaster’s March

Bryant, In This Broad Earth
Persichetti, Divertimento—conducted by Sean Smith
Pilsner, Dum Spiro Spero
Grantham, Baron Cimetiere’s Mambo

October 30, 2016 | 3:00 PM (Sunday)
Illinois Wind Symphony Concert

Whitacre, October
Grantham, Phantasticke Spirites
Moussorgsky/Hindsley, Night on Bald Mountain
Arnold/Paynter, Tam O’Shanter
Bach/Hunsberger, Toccata and Fugue in D-minor
Schwantner, From a Dark Millennium

November 15, 2016 | 7:30 PM (Tuesday) 
University Concert Band Concert

Sousa, University of Illinois March  
Bernstein/Grundman, Candide Suite             
Pann, Hold This Boy and Listen
Mackey, Lightning Field             
Dello Joio, Scenes from the Louvre I. 
Dello Joio, Scenes from the Louvre II. 
Dello Joio, Scenes from the Louvre III. 
Dello Joio, Scenes from the Louvre IV. 
Dello Joio, Scenes from the Louvre V. 
Shostakovich, Prelude in E-Flat Minor 
Hanssen, Valdres 

December 2, 2016 | 7:30 PM (Friday)
Illinois Wind Symphony Concert

Dzubay, Symphony No. 2 Through a Glass, Darkly
Pann, Four Factories
Hahn, Le Bal de Beatrice d’Este

December 3, 2016 | 7:30 PM (Saturday) 
Hindsley Symphonic Band and Wind Orchestra Concert

Timothy Mahr, Fantasia in G 
Samuel R Hazo, Solas Ane 
Brian Balmages, Joy of Life 
Bach/Alfred Reed, Jesu Joy of Man’s Desiring 
Michael Markowski, Joyride 
Henry Fillmore, Playfellow March 
Clint Needham, Legacies—conducted by Sean Smith
Arnold/Paynter, Four Scottish Dances
Hearshen, After the Thunderer
Sousa, The Thunderer
Fillmore, American We

 

February 17, 2017 | 7:30 PM (Friday)
Illinois Wind Symphony Concert

Mikulka, Concerto for Trumpet and Wind Ensemble
      Ronald Romm, soloist
Colgrass, Arctic Dreams
Berger, Serenade for Winds
Sousa, Hands Across the Sea

February 28, 2017 | Afternoon—time tba (Tuesday)
Illinois Wind Symphony Concert
University Sesquicentennial Convocation, Krannert
        Fieldsteel, At the Speed of Sound    *brass only 

March 7, 2017 | 7:30 PM (Tuesday)
Wind Orchestra Concert

The Great Outdoors

Grainger, Children's March
George, Redwood
Daugherty, Niagara Falls
Newman, Moon by Night
Sousa, Northern Pines
Benson, Leaves are Falling
Iannaccone, After a Gentle Rain 

March 14, 2017 | 5:30 PM (Tuesday)
Hindsley Symphonic Band, Campus Concert Band,
and University Concert Band Concert

Hindsley:
Naohiro Iwai | Mambo Jambo
Donald Grantham | Sol Y Sombra
Johan de Meij | Joropo
Shostakovich | Spanish Dance

University:
Mambo from West Side Story, by Leonard Bernstein, arranged by Michael Sweeney
Kaddish, by W. Francis McBeth
March and Procession of Bacchus, by Leo Delibes, arranged by Eric Osterling
Symphonic Dance No. 3, Fiesta, by Clifton Williams
Old Comrades March, by Carl Teike


April 1, 2017 | 7:30 PM (Saturday)
Illinois Wind Symphony Concert

Dahl, Sinfonietta
Gould, Santa Fe Saga
Hartley, Concerto for 23 Winds
Hartley, Concerto No. 1 for Alto Saxophone and Wind Ensemble

April 20, 2017 | 7:30 PM (Thursday)
Hindsley Symphonic Band Concert

April 25, 2017 | 7:30 PM (Tuesday)
Campus and University Concert Bands Concert

April 28, 2017 | 7:30 PM (Friday)
Wind Orchestra Concert

Ticheli, Amazing Grace
Newman, Chunk
Puckett, Avelyn’s Lullaby
Ito, Gloriosa
Grainger, Bell Piece

May 3, 2017 | 7:30 PM (Wednesday)
Illinois Wind Symphony Concert

Cuong,  Premier TBA
Strauss, Vienna Philharmonic Fanfare
Bryant, Concerto for Wind Ensemble
Wilson, The Conjurer
     Jonathan Keeble, soloist
Sousa, University of Illinois March

May 5, 2017 | Time TBA (Friday)
Wind Orchestra Concert 
SuperState Concert Band Festival 

May 6, 2017 | Time TBA (Saturday)
Illinois Wind Symphony Concert 
SuperState Concert Band Festival

Bryant, Concerto for Wind Ensemble
Sousa, University of Illinois March

May 13, 2017 | Time TBA (Saturday)
2017 Commencement Band (Memorial Stadium)

June 29, 2017 | 7:00 PM (Thursday)
Summer Band Concert 
UIUC Quad

July 27, 2017 | 7:00 PM (Thursday)
Summer Band Concert
UIUC Quad

 

MARCHING ILLINI & ATHLETIC BANDS CALENDAR

September 10, 2016 | TBD (Saturday)
Illinois Band Day
Memorial Stadium


September 27, 2016 | 8:00 AM–5 PM (Tuesday)
School of Music Open House  
Harding Band Building | Krannert Center | School of Music

October 15, 2016 | All Day (Saturday)
Illinois Marching Band Championships
Memorial Stadium

November 6, 2016
 | 3:00 PM (Sunday)
Marching Illini in Concert
Krannert Center Foellinger Great Hall