Full Program for Bloomfield Bicentennial Concert on April 29th!

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BLOOMFIELD CIVIC BAND

Dominick Ferrara III, Conductor

Sunday, April 29, 2012 Bloomfield Middle School

3:00 P.M. Bloomfield, New Jersey

Program

National Emblem March……………………………Edwin E. Bagley

Miles A. Suarez Post 711 Veteran’s of Foreign Wars Color Guard

Pledge of Allegiance Girl Scouts of America

Star Spangled Banner…………………………John Stafford Smith

Janet Villa

Opening Welcome……………………………………Raymond McCarthy, Mayor

Happy Birthday Bloomfield, New Jersey!

Bloomfield, U. S. A…………………………Peter Antonelli

Audience Participation Sing a Long

Narrative

Colonial Rhapsody………………………………Edward Madden

Hey, Betty Martin; A Free America; British Grenadier:

The Girl I Left Behind; Yankee Doodle: Hail Columbia;

O Yankee Man O War; Chester

Narrative

A Lincoln Portrait……………………………Aaron Copland

Narrated by Carmen Artis and John Hammel

Blue and the Gray………………………………Clare Grundman

Kingdom Comin’; Marching Thru Georgia; Tenting Tonight;

Yellow Rose of Texas; Bonnie Blue Flag; Aura Lee; Dixie;

Battle Cry of Freedom; Battle Hymn of the Republic

Narrator

American Folk Rhapsody……………………Clare Grundman

My Little Mohee; Shanty Man’s Life; Sourwood Mountain;

Sweet Betsy from Pike

 

Intermission

 

Parading Green March……………………………Dominick Ferrara 1984

Narrative

Star Spangled Spectacular………………George M. Cohan arr. John Cacavas

Mary’s A Grand Old Name; Give My Regards To Broadway;

Forty Five Minutes from Broadway; Yankee Doodle Dandy;

You’re A Grand Old Flag

Twentiana…………………………………………………………Hawley Ades

I Want to Be Happy; I’m Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover;

Carolina in the Morning; Bye, Bye Blackbird; Charleston;

Tea for Two; Hallelujah;

Narrative

The Homefront………………………………………………James Christensen

It’s been A Long, Long Time; Thanks for the Memory;

Bell Bottom Trousers; There’ll be Blue Birds over The White Cliffs Of Dover;

I’ll Be seeing You; Don’t Sit Under The Apple Tree With Anyone Else But Me;

Praise the Lord And Pass The Ammunition

Narrative

Tribute to Irving Berlin………….…………arr. Warren Barker

There’s No Business Like Show Business; Steppin’ Out With My Baby;

A Pretty Girl; this Is The Army Mr. Jones; Blue Skies;

Doin’ What Comes Naturally; You’re Just In Love; Easter Parade; Always;

When the Midnight Choo, Choo Leaves For Alabam’;

White Christmas; God Bless America

Stars And Stripes Forever March……………………John Philip Sousa

Rehearsals

Rehearsals are held at the Bloomfield Middle School on Huck Road from mid-September through mid-June (location may vary). Rehearsals start promptly at 7:30 PM and end at 9:30 PM