Fall Concert
November 18, 2018
First United Methodist Church, Oneonta
2:00 p.m.


Our November 18 concert, under the direction of Scott Rabeler and Andrew Pease, features classics of the concert band repertoire along with exciting new music by contemporary composers.  A highlight is W. Francis McBeth's Of Sailors and Whales, based on Herman Melville's "Moby Dick."  Paul Scheele will read excerpts from the novel that introduce each of the five movements.


American Patrol, F. W. Meacham
First Suite in Eb for Military Band, Gustav Holst
City Rain, Judith Lang Zaimont
Of Sailors and Whales: Five Scenes from Melville, W. Francis McBeth
      I.    Ishmael
      II.   Queequeg
      III.  Father Mapple
      IV. Ahab
      V.  The White Whale
Yosemite Autum, Mark Camphouse
King Cotton March, J. P. Sousa
Hold this Boy and Listen, Carter Pann
Armenian Dances (Part II), Alfred Reed
      I.    Hov Araek (The Peasant's Plea)
      II.   Khoomar (Wedding Dance)
      III.  Lorva Horovel (Songs from Lori)

The concert is free and open to the public with donations grateful accepted.  No tickets required; seating is first-come, first-served.  The performance is made possible by generous grants from the Dewar and Future for Oneonta Foundations.  











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