this song was performed by the 2005 TMEA 5A symphonic band. gershwin composed this song with panorama of sounds, effects and moods that he has created. this excellent work is worthy of the best groups, and will be the high point of your concert.
If you've ever seen Mr. Holland's Opus you will recognize this as the song played during Mr. Holland's final concert. This is a truly celebratory song, commemorating Mr. Holland's life and effect he had on his students.
apollo 13 is an extremely dramatic and epic composition of howard shore. this song runs through the many emotions, terror, and hope themes the actual mission went through. the ending is absolutely majestic
this is a famous and epic piece by alfred reed. it is one of two parts and is considered by many to be one of the best wind band works ever written. This is a possible choice for REL's 06-07 UIL program
this is the 2nd part of RSS band's 2006 marching show and is the opener of the Cirque Du Soleil: Quidam show. The ethereal, mysterious opening leads to a powerful fanfare, the recurring theme of the show.
The 2nd song of HS 1 in 2008. This song shows of the immense musicality of the band with its flowing melodies that just seem to melt into one another. Many directors thought this to be one of the best region X bands in a long time.
This 2nd song of HS Band 1's concert program incorporates the sound of a Gamelan orchestra within the wind band. It is a masterpiece with exotic percussion and colorful wind writing. and is played wonderfully despite the difficulty.