2018 State Music Performance Assessment

March 7, 2018

Program Notes

The Washington Post - Sousa

Vox in Aeternum - David Gillingham

Chester - William Schuman



2017 State Contest

March 16, 2017

British Eighth - Zo Elliot

Allegro Barbaro - Bartok / Wallace

March Militaire Francaise - Saint Saens / Hindsley



2016 State Contests
Riders For the Flag,Sousa/Fennell
Benediction, John Stevens
Fingal's Cave Overture, F. Mendelssohn/Seredy


2015 State Contests
In Autumn Skies, Youichi Kamioka
Always United, Forever Strong
, Brian Balmages
Second Suite in F, Mvts 1,3&4, Gustav Holst
Click here for the Complete Concert Video (Courtesy of Sound Choices, owned by chester Bean-MHS Class of 1970)


2013 State Contests
Washington Post March
Abram's Pursuit
Ghost Train


2012 State Contests
Them Basses
Symphonic Dance No. 3


2009 State Contests, Symphonic Band
Galop, Shastokovich/Hunsberger

Impressions of Cairo, Robert Washburn
Liturgical Dances, David Holsinger


2007 State, Symphonic Band
Festivo, David Gregson
Symphonie Fantastique, Mvt. 4, March to the Scaffold, Berlioz/Rogers
Flag of Stars, Gordon Jacob


2006 ABA State Contests, Symphonic Band
Manhattan Beach, Sousa/Fennell
Four Dances from "West Side Story",
Bernstein, Polster
Overture on an Early American Folk Hymn,
Claude T. Smith


2005 ABA State Contests
Mock Morris, Percy Grainger
Prelude, Act 1, La Traviata, Verdi, Falcone
Gallactic Empires, David Gillingham