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Paul Pitts
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Music Nights 2016

Thursday, April 28

BLS Begining String Orchestra
Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 (J.S. Bach / R. Meyer)
Minuet (from Symphony No. 36) (W.A. Mozart / R. Meye)
Morning Lights (B. Balmages)

BLS Class V Choir
Life is full of Rhythm (Greg Gilpin)
Miserere Nobis (Victor Johnson)
Make them hear you from Ragtime (Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, Music by Stephen Flaherty)
Lean on me (Bill Withers arr. Adam Anders and Tim Davis, adapted by Roger Emerson)

BLS Training String Orchestra
Whimsical Dance (T. Broege)
Fantasy on a Japanese folkson (B. Balmages)
Conquistador (D. Monday)

BLS Class VI Choir
Pennies from heaven (Lyrics by John Burke, music by Arthur Johnson, arr. Mac Huff
Don't stop believin' (Johnathan Cain, Neal Schon and Steve Perry arr. Alan Billingsley
Sahayta (Ben Allaway)

BLS Purple Repertory String Orchestra
Entrance of the Queen of Sheba (G.F. Handel / H. Fisher)
Ashokan Farewell (J. Ungar / C. Custer)
Hopak from the "Fair at Sorochinsk" (M. Moussorgsky)

BLS Chamber Choir
Come again, sweet love! (John Dowland, arr. Jerry Weseley Harris)
Two Japanese Proverbs (arr. Gary Kent Walth)
The road not taken (Words by Robert Frost, music by Randall Thompson from "Frostiana"
Blue Skies (Words and music by Irving Berlin, arr. Steve Zegree)

BLS White Repertory String Orchestra
Finale from "Water Music" (G.F. Handel / R. Douglas)
African accents (M. Shapiro)
Beethoven, Inc. (R. Meyer)

BLS Treble Choir
Odi Odi (Tamil song arr. by Stephen Hartfield)
Geordie (Traditional arr. by Peter Aldins)
Take, oh, take those lips away (Words by William Shakespeare, music by Emma Lou Diemer)
A palette to paint us as we are (Words by Gerald Rich, music by Elizabeth Alexander)
Music down in my soul (Spiritual arr. by Moses Hogan)

BLS Philharmonic String Orchestra
Concerto for string orchestra (G. Telemann / T. McCarrick)
All the pretty little horses (D. Townsend)
Speckled Hen Overture (W. Hofeldt)

BLS Concert Choir
Ching-a-ring-chaw (Aaron Copland, arr. Irving Fine)
Sing me to heaven (Daniel E. Gawthrop)
Zikr (A.R. Rahman, arr. Ethan Sperry)

Combined Concert, Treble, and Chamber Choir
Peace like a river (Gwyneth Walker)

BLS Concert String Orchestra
Sinfonia No. 10 (F. Mendelssohn)
Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis (Vaughan Williams)
Danse Bacchanale (Saint Saens / J. Hoffman)

Friday, April 29

BLS Begining Band
Banana boat song (Jamaican folk song arr. by Ryan Nowlin)
Boogie Blues (Bruce Pearson and Barrie Gott)
Riverside March (Ryan Nowlin)

BLS White Concert Band
The great escape (Elmer Bernstein)
Amazing grace (John Newton)
The maelstrom (Robert W. Smith)

BLS Class V Band
Alamo March (Karl L. King arr. by James Swearingen)
A hymn for band (Hugh Stuart)
Danse carnivale (Randall D. Standridge)

BLS Purple Concert Band
Pageantry overture (John Edmondson)
But for the love of Ireland (James Swearinger)
Escape from the deep (Brian Balmages)

BLS Wind Ensemble
March of the Belgian Parachutists (Pierre Leemans arr. John R. Bourgeois)
Irish tune from county derry (Percy Grainger)
Variations on a Korean folk song (James Barnes Chance)

BLS Symphonic Band
Esprit du corps (John Philip Sousa)
Salvation is created (Pavel Chesnokov)
Pageant, Op 59 (Vincent Persichetti)

BLS Wolfettes
Back Pocket (Joe Dart, Theo Katzmann, Jack Stratton, Woody Goss arr. Flora Lepeska-True)
This love (Jesse Carmichael and Adam Levine arr. Tatyana Fonseca)
Hide away (Grace Tandon arr. Jenny Peterlin)

BLS Wolftones
Hello/sorry (Adele / Bieber arr. Phillip Sossou)
Olivia (Abel Makkonen Tesfaye arr. Phillip Sossou)
Somebody that I used to know (Gotye)

BLS Gospel Choir
And we are glad (Joe Pace)
No Coward Soldier (Glenn Burleigh)
Heal our land (Troy Sneed)

BLS Show Choir "Pizazz"
Maps (arr. Mac Huff)
Moondance (arr. Eric Van Cleave)
Flight (arr. Anite Cracauer)
A little party never killed nobody (arr. Eric Van Cleave)

BLS Thursday Dues Band
Swing can really hang you up the most (Doug Beach and George Shutack)
That's cool (Shelly Berg)
Until I met you (Corner Pocket) (Freddie Green and Don Wolf arr. Michael Sweeney)

BLS Big Band
Down south camp meeting (Fletcher Henderson)
Diggin' on James Brown (Tower of power E. Castillo, S. Kupka and K. Kessie)
The mooche (Duke Ellington)
Everyday I have the blues (Peter Chatman arr. Ernie Wikins)
Acha (Bob Mintzer)