Graydon Beeks, conductor, leads the ensemble in a varied program that includes Diversions by Bernard Heiden with alto saxophonist Chihiro Tamefusa (PO ’16), "Pur ti miro" from L’incoronazione di Poppea by Monteverdi and arranged for winds by Stephen Klein with Chihiro Tamefusa, soprano saxophone and Christine Moore, cornet and My Bonne, arranged by William F. Russell for piano four-hands with Molly Cole (PO ’16) and Eron Smith (PO ’16). The program also includes works by Holst, Ives, Winges and others.
- 11 a.m. Saturday, April 30, 2016 (part of Alumni Weekend)
- 8 p.m. Sunday, May 1, 2016 (repeat)
Irving Fine/R. Mark Rogers: Blue Towers
Bernard Heiden: Diversion
with Chihiro Tamefusa, alto saxophone
Marc Winges: You Already Did
Gustav Holst/Stephen Klein: Country Song
Gustav Holst: Marching Song
Claudio Monteverdi/Stephen Klein: Pur ti miro from L’incoronazione di Poppea
with Chihiro Tamefusa, soprano saxophone and Christine Moore, cornet
Gioachino Rossini/Karl Kohn: March and Reminiscences…
Arr. William F. Russell: My Bonnie
with Molly Cole and Eron Smith, piano four-hands
Charles Ives/Jonathan Elkus: Decoration Day
David Wallis Reeves: 2nd Regiment Connecticut National Guard March
Free admission with open seating, no tickets.
Doors open approximately 30 minutes prior to performance.
- Pomona College
- Bridges Hall of Music
- 150 E. Fourth Street