The Brazil Concert Band will perform twice during Rotary Club Celebration Week July 4 in Forest Park, Brazil. Both programs, under the direction of Matthew S. Huber, will begin at 7:30 pm at the band shell; if it rains, at the pavilion.
The first concert, entitled “I’ve Made My Plans For The Summer”, will take place on Sunday and will feature a waltz by John Philip Sousa of the same title. Also, âKentucky 1800â by Clare Grundman, âThe National Gameâ by Sousa, âEl Campoâ by Fred Jewell and âA Night In Juneâ and âLovers Laneâ, both by Karl L. King. Also, “Way Down Yonder In New Orleans”, arranged by Jerry Nowak; “March of the Men of Steel”, marked by Harry Alford; âThe Queen Of The Seaâ by Sousa; âZeus: the king of the godsâ by Rob Romeyn; Sousa’s âthunderâ; “His Honor” by Henry Fillmore and “Legion Of Honor” by Fred Jewell.
The BCB will give a two-hour patriotic concert on July 4 from 7:30 p.m. âThe Stars And Stripes Foreverâ will feature Sousa’s famous march of the same title and themes from each of the armed forces, âHymnâ, arranged by Paul Yoder; âSemper Paratusâ for the Coast Guard, arranged by William Schoenfeld; “The US Air Force”, arranged by David Bennett; âThe US Field Artilleryâ for the Army, organized by ML Lake; âAnchors Aweighâ for the Navy, arranged by George Briegel; and for the new Space Force, Sousa’s “The Invincible Eagle”.
Also, “Flags Of Freedom” and “Hail To The Spirit Of Liberty”, both by Sousa; “Marche des femmes marines” by Louis Saverino; Grundman’s âSpirit of 76â; “Apotheosis” by Sammy Nestico; “American Patrol” by FW Meacham and “The Fourth Of July” by John Cacavas.