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Holiday Concerts 2012

Thursday, December 20, 2012

BLS Beginning String Orchestra
Jingle Bells (J. S. Pierpont)
Jolly Old St. Nicholas (Traditional)
Lightly Row (Traditional)

BLS Class V Choir
Hanukkah! Hannukkah! (Joyce Eilers)
Cantate Domino (Dave and Jean Perry)
Hallelujah from “Handel’s Messiah: A Soulful Celebration” (Michael O. Jackson and Mark Kibble)
Believe from “The Polar Express” (Glen Ballard and Allan Silvestri)

BLS Training String Orchestra
Rustic Dance (Mark Williams)
A Beethoven Lullaby (Brian Balmages)
Terra Nova (Richard Meyer)

BLS Class VI Choir
A Child of Song (Derryl Herring and Andy Beck)
Peace I Leave With You (W. A. Mozart)
Canticle of Praise (Jerry Estes)
Christmas Tree Feud (John Jacobson and Cristi Cary Miller)

BLS Repertory String Orchestra
Bach Country Fiddles (Richard Meyer)
Coventry Carol (English Carol)
Themes from Handel’s Messiah (G .F. Handel)

BLS Chamber Choir
My True-Love Hath My Heart (Sir Philip Sidney, Jean Berger)
Veni, Veni Emmanuel (Traditional Latin Text)
Greensleeves (Traditional English)

BLS Philharmonic String Orchestra
Concerto Grosso Op. 6, No. 1: I. Allegro (G .F. Handel)
Andante Festivo (Jean Sibelius)
Momentum (Richard Meyer)

BLS Treble Choir
Kalinka (Russian Folk Song)
Dobru Noc (Slovakian Folk Song)
Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy (P. I. Tchaikovsky)
Stand Together (Jim Papoulis)

BLS Concert String Orchestra
Holberg Suite: I. Praeludium; II. Sarabande (Edvard Grieg)
Capriccio Espagnole: IV. Fandango Asturiano (N. Rimsky-Korsakov)

BLS Concert Choir
Psalm 150 (Louis Lewandowski)
The Twelve Days of Christmas (Traditional)
Utrecht Te Deum: I. We Praise Thee, O God; VII. Day by Day We Magnify Thee; VIII. And We Worship Thy Name; X. O Lord, in Thee Have I Trusted (George Freidrich Handel)

Friday, December 21st, 2012

BLS Class VI Band
Good King Wenceslas (Traditional English Carol)
Jolly Old St. Nicholas (American Carol)
A Children’s Christmas Carol “O Come, Little Children” (J. A. P. Schulz/Magill)
Jingle Bells (J. S. Pierpont)

BLS Class V Band
Elite March (Sandy Feldstein and Larry Clark)
An Irish Air (arr. Robert Sheldon)
An American Bell Carol (Robert W. Smith)

BLS Purple Concert Band
Christmas Troika, “A Sleigh Ride” (James Curnow)
Ave Maria (Franz Biebl)
Alligator Alley (Michael Daugherty)

BLS White Concert Band
Into the Clouds! (Richard L. Saucedo)
Baby, It’s Cold Outside (Frank Loesser)
Peregrin: A Traveler’s Tale (Douglas Akey)

BLS Symphonic Band
The Silver Quill (Dale Harpham and Sammy Nestico)
Theme from Schindler’s List (John Williams)
Russian Christmas Music (Alfred Reed)
Sleigh Ride (Leroy Anderson)

BLS Junior Jazz Band
Splanky (Neal Hefti)
Rock Around The Clock (Max Freedman, Jimmy DeNight)

BLS Big Band
Nostalgia In Times Square (Charles Mingus)
Portrait In Three Colors (Charles Mingus)
Moanin' (Charles Mingus)

BLS Wolfettes
Winter Wonderland (Bernard/Smith, arr. Wolfettes)
Summertime Sadness (Lana Del Rey, arr. Abigail Schuliger)
Fallin’ (Alicia Keys, arr. Imani Sherley)

BLS Gospel Choir
Gabi, Gabi (Traditional South African Praise Song)
Available to You (Milton Brunson)
Oh Lord We Praise You (Hezekiah Walker)
There’s No Christmas Without You (Kirk Franklin)

BLS Wolftones
Blue Letter (Michael Curtis/Richard Curtis (Fleetwood Mac), arr. Coby Werlin)
If I Ain’t Got You (Alicia Keys, arr. Pat Logue, Francis Masa, Nathan Hermida)
Crazy (Burton/DeCarlo Callaway (Gnarls Barkley), arr. Kevin Mayer)

BLS Show Choir
Chain of Fools (Don Covay, arr. Greg Gilpin)
It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas (Meredith Willson, arr. Mac Huff)
Hushabye Mountain (Richard M. Sherman and Robert B. Sherman, arr. Andy Beck)
Light Up The World (Adam Anders, arr. Mac Huff)
The Letter (Wayne Carson Thompson, arr. Jay Althouse)