UMass Concert Band’s performance list

By Collegian News Staff

The University of Massachusetts Concert Band performed Sunday at a concert in memory of George Parks. The concert was directed by Thomas P. Hannum with assistance from associate director Michael J. Klesch. The band performed the following songs:

1. Fanfare for the Third Planet – Richard L. Saucedo

2. Be Thou My Vision – John Rutter (trans. Michael J. Klesch)

3. Motion – Brian Balmages

4. Danny Boy – Frederic Weatherly (arr. Michael J. Klesch) featuring a tuba solo by John Bottomley

5. Rim Shot – Austin Spika & Donald J. Young featuring a snare drum solo by Alex King


6. Elements (Petite Symphony) with four motions: Air, Water, Earth and Fire – Brian Balmages

7. Greensleeves – Alfred Reed

8. Bugler’s Holiday – Leroy Anderson (arr. Michael Edwards) featuring a trumpet trio of Allison Cockshaw, Steve Felix and Dan Fleury.