Repertoire

Want to help research repertoire for our upcoming season, where full rehearsals may not be possible? Check out these resources and find some repertoire you’d like to see us play (will update as new info becomes available):

2019–20 Season

Even though our 2019-20 season was cut short, the music we were preparing will still be included in our concerts in the next season or two:

  • Reed: The Hounds of Spring
  • Vaughan Williams: Folk Song Suite
  • Grainger: Irish Tune from County Derry
  • Coakley: Canadian Folk Rhapsody

Recent Repertoire


For those of you considering joining the band, here’s a list of what we played in our main concerts over the past number of years:

Fall 2019


A European Vacation
  • Nishimura: Chasing Sunlight
  • Pütz: Four Sketches for Band
  • Rudin: Lied ohne Worte
  • Leigh/Erickson: Man of La Mancha
  • Alvarez: Suspiros de España
  • Ellerby: Paris Sketches

2018-2019 Season


Golden Jubilee Series: New Millennium
  • Calvert: Marianne s’en va-t-au moulin (from Suite on Canadian Folk Songs)
  • Birney: Riley Park
  • Whitacre: Sleep
  • Meechan: Perpetua (World Premiere)
  • Bratton/Yoder: Teddy Bear’s Picnic
  • Grainger: Lincolnshire Posy (selected movements)
  • Williams/Custer: Theme from Schindler’s List
  • Harnick & Bock: Fiddler on the Roof
Golden Jubilee Series: The 1980s and '90s
  • Custer: Variations on “Scarborough Fair”
  • Woolfenden: Illyrian Dances
  • Queen/arr. Sparke: Bohemian Rhapsody
  • Holst: First Suite in Eb
  • Ticheli: Amazing Grace
  • Holsinger: On a Hymnsong of Philip Bliss
  • Boublil et al/Barker: Selections from Les Misérables

2017-2018 Season


(It's Finally) Spring Concert
  • Narro: España Cañí
  • Maslanka: Rollo Takes a Walk
  • Strauss/Davis: Allerseelen
  • Wilson: Shubuduba (Canadian Premiere)
Golden Jubilee Series: The 1960s and '70s
  • arr. Lowden: Music of the Beatles
  • Gibb/arr. Cacavas: Saturday Night Fever
  • Möller/arr. Yoder: The Happy Wanderer
  • Giovannini: Alla Barocco
  • Texidor: Amparito Roca
  • Grundman: The Blue and the Gray
  • arr. Cable: Strangers in the Night
  • Dello Joio: Satiric Dances for a Comedy by Aristophanes
  • Huffine: Them Basses
Family and Friends 2017
  • Alford: On the Quarter Deck
  • Biebl/Cameron: Ave Maria
  • Lerner & Loewe/Gordon: Excerpts from Brigadoon
  • Root: Polly Oliver
  • Chatman: Mountain Sojourn
  • Livingston, Evans/Wright: Silver Bells
  • Henderson/Cable: A Canadian Brass Christmas
  • Anderson: Sleigh Ride

2016-2017 Season


Spirit and Song
  • Chattaway: Parade of Tall Ships
  • Hendricks: Dance of Night With Moon (World Premiere)
  • Daehn: With Quiet Courage
  • Williams: Midway March
  • Colgrass: Old Churches
  • arr. Wagnar: Lord of the Rings
  • Johnson: Triumphant Spirit
It's Still All About Me
  • Ellerby: Neapolitan Serenade
  • Copland: Old American Songs (selected)
  • Holst: Second Suite in F
  • Schuman: When Jesus Wept
  • McAnespie: A Century of Progress
  • Gershwin: Walking The Dog
A Symphonic Season
  • Lauridsen/Reynolds: O Magnum Mysterium
  • Reed (arr.): Greensleeves
  • Herbert/Clarke/Rogers: March of the Toys
  • Gershwin/Lowden: Porgy and Bess
  • Jutras: C’est Noël

2015-2016 Season


Tradition(al)!
  • Vaughan Wiliams: Sea Songs
  • Coakley: Lyric Essay
  • Harnick & Bock: Fiddler on the Roof
  • Traditional, arr. Duff: Newfoundland Folk Song (She’s Like the Swallow)
  • Grundman: An Irish Rhapsody
  • Grainger: Irish Tune from County Derry
Transcriptions and Themes (March/April 2016)
  • Williams: John Williams: The Symphonic Marches
  • Brahms/Buehlman: Blessed Are They (from “Ein Deutsches Requiem”)
  • Bizet/McAlister & Reed: Carmen (Suite from the Opera)
  • De Falla/Bocook: Ritual Fire Dance
  • Bach/Reed: Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring
  • Shostakovich/Erickson: Folk Dances
Folk Songs and Festive Fare (Fall 2015)
  • Strauss: Radetzky March
  • Coakley: Canadian Folk Rhapsody
  • Ticheli: Amazing Grace
  • Jutras: Three Folk Miniatures
  • Hogg: Llwyn Onn
  • Sheldon: Festive Dances
  • Anderson: A Christmas Festival

2014-15 Season

Across the Country & Around the World
  • Alvarez: Suspiros de España
  • Hogg: In Stillness
  • Ito: Fantasia Classica for Wind Ensemble
  • Yariv: The Match of Hope
  • Herberman: The Fisher Who Died In His Bed
Chamber Music & Band Classics 3
  • Carter: Overture for Winds
  • Grainger: Ye Banks and Braes O’ Bonnie Doon
  • Reed: A Festival Prelude
  • Vaughan Williams: Folk Song Suite
Fall 2014 – Family and Friends
  • Sousa: Untitled March
  • Arnold/Paynter: Prelude, Siciliano, and Rondo
  • Milne: Auprès de ma blonde
  • Carroll: Song of Lir
  • Lloyd Webber: Phantom of the Opera
  • Anderson: Sleigh Ride

2013–14 Season

  • Holst: First Suite in E-Flat
  • Grainger: Colonial Song
  • Calvert: Suite on Canadian Folk Songs
  • Lennon & McCartney/Sweeney: Music of the Beatles
  • Alford: Colonel Bogey
  • King/Bainum: Barnum & Bailey’s Favorite
  • Wagner/Caillet: Elsa’s Procession to the Cathedral
  • Johnson: A Circus Suite
  • Williams/Custer: Theme from Schindler’s List
  • Garland/Clark: In The Mood
  • Tchaikovsky/Longfield: Nutcracker Suite
  • Anderson: A Christmas Festival
  • Chaplin/Barker: The Music of Charlie Chaplin
  • Bagley: National Emblem
  • Vaughan Williams: Flourish for Wind Band
  • Webber/Nowak: Andrew Lloyd Webber: A Symphonic Portrait
  • arr. Bobrowitz: Hava Nagila
  • Erickson: Air for Band

2012–13 Season

  • Bell: From Chaos to the Birth of a Dancing Star
  • Meechan: I.S.S. Flyover
  • Pütz: Four Sketches for Band
  • Reed: Three Revelations from the Lotus Sutra, III. Rejoicing
  • Yurko: Night Dances
  • Zdechlik: Chorale and Shaker Dance
  • Sousa: Liberty Bell
  • Rudin: Lied Ohne Worte
  • Grainger: Lincolnshire Posy (Suite adapt. Vinson)
  • Bart/Leyden: Oliver
  • Anderson: A Christmas Festival
  • Denza/Reed: Funiculi Funicula
  • Boublil et al/Barker: Selections from Les Misérables

2011–12 Season

  • Jacob: William Byrd Suite (Movements 1, 2, 5 and 6)
  • Vaughan Williams/Beeler: Rhosymedre
  • Copland: Old American Songs (Simple Gifts, The Dodger, Zion’s Walls, Ching-a-Ring-Chaw)
  • Holst: Second Suite in F
  • Holsinger: On a Hymnsong of Philip Bliss
  • Fucik/Glover: Entrance of the Gladiators
  • Anderson: Sleigh Ride
  • Leigh/Erickson: Man of La Mancha
  • Von Suppe: Light Cavalry Overture
  • arr. Duff: Newfoundland Folk Song (She’s Like The Swallow)
  • Lauridsen/Reynolds: O Magnum Mysterium

2010–11 Season


'Things That Move Us'
  • Vaughan Williams: Sea Songs
  • Wagner/Votta: Trauermusik
  • Maslanka: Rollo Takes a Walk
  • Brakstad: The Old Railwaystation
  • Bennett: Suite of Old American Dances (mvmts. 1, 2, 3)
'The Retro Show'
  • Grafulla/Reeves/Fennell: Washington Grays
  • Offenbach/Isaac: Ballet Parisien
  • Anderson: The Irish Washerwoman
  • Mozart/Barnes: The Impresario (Overture)
  • Lerner & Loewe/Gordon: Excerpts from Brigadoon
  • Wood/Hawkins: Montmartre March
'An Unconventional Christmas'
  • Reed: Russian Christmas Music
  • Grainger/Goldman: Sussex Mummers’ Christmas Carol
  • Herbert/Clarke/Rogers: March of the Toys
  • Biebl/Cameron: Ave Maria
  • Edmondson (arr.): Christmas Recollections

2009-10 Season

  • Howe: Pentland Hills
  • Brahms/Buehlman: Blessed Are They (from “Ein Deutsches Requiem”/”A German Requiem”)
  • Chatman: Mountain Sojourn
  • Hamlisch/Edmondson: A Chorus Line, The Movie
  • Grainger: Irish Tune from County Derry
  • Bratton/Yoder: Teddy Bear’s Picnic
  • Kopetz: Old Irish Song
  • Vaughan Williams: Flourish for Wind Band
  • Bach/Reed: Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring
  • Nelson: Courtly Airs and Dances
  • Wilson: Odysseus and the Sirens
  • Grundman: An Irish Rhapsody

2008-09 Season

  • Holst: Second Suite in F
  • Gershwin/Lowden: Porgy and Bess
  • Arnold: Prelude, Siciliano and Rondo
  • Harnick & Bock: Fiddler on the Roof
  • Strauss: Allerseelen
  • Lavallée/Bray: O Canada
  • Claman/Cable: The Hockey Theme
  • Gayfer: Canadian Landscape
  • McAnespie: A Century of Progress
  • Chatman: Grouse Mountain Lullaby
  • Cable: Scottish Rhapsody
  • Jutras: Three Folk Miniatures
  • Birney: Riley Park (World Premiere)
  • Milne: Auprès de ma blonde

2007-08 Season

  • King: Barnum and Bailey’s Favourite
  • Carroll: Song of Lir
  • Grainger: Suite from Lincolnshire Posy
  • Reed: Greensleeves (What Child is This?)
  • Barker (arr.): Les Misérables
  • Custer: Variations on “Scarborough Fair”
  • Calvert: Suite on Canadian Folk Songs
  • Vaughan Williams: Folk Song Suite
  • Thurston: Festive Dances
  • Hultgren: Bright Sunlit Morning (w/vocal soloist)
  • Persichetti: Celebrations (Movements III, V and IX) (w/choirs)
  • Stamp: Chorale Prelude: Be Thou My Vision (w/choirs)