Graceland Symphonic Band

Description

"The Strength to Persever"

Conducted by Dr. Erin Bodnar

Performing works:

The Sun Will Rise Again by Philip Sparke.  For the survivors of the 2011 earthquake in Japan.  Proceeds from the sale of the piece went to help support Japan as they recovered from the disaster.  

October by Eric Whitacre 

A Movement for Rosa by Mark Camphouse.  A tribute to Rosa Parks #BlackHistoryMonth and will include an introduction by Tamela Hill, President of Graceland's Black Student Union.

A Solemn Place by Wayne Oquin

Symphony No. 1: In Memoriam Dresden - 1945 by Daniel Bukvich 

Commando March by Samuel Barber