2010 Summer Concert Program Notes

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"A Musical Potpourri"
8:00 PM Thursday, July 15th, 2010
Linda W. Taylor Conductors Jorge Garcia
Councilman Stephen Atchley, Announcing
Opening Ceremony
    Fanfare
    Presentation of the Colors
    National Anthem
Raymond Overture ....................................................... Ambroise Thomas
Variations on a Korean Folk Song ........................... John Barnes Chance
You Raise Me Up ............................................................... arr. J. Wasson
Vocal Solist: Isaac Gonzalez
Marcha Provinciana .......................................................... Carlos Chavez
Music for a Summer Night ................................................... Glenn Osser
-- Intermission --
Fest Musik der Stadt Wien .............................................. Richard Strauss
Hands Across the Sea .................................................. John Philip Sousa
Third Suite ........................................................................... Robert Jager
      March-Waltz-Rondo
Emblem of Unity ................................................... Joseph John Richards
Nola ....................................................................................... Felix Arndt
Liberty Bell March ...................................................... John Philip Sousa
America the Beautiful ............................................. arr. Carmen Dragon

G. Stanton Selby G. Stanton Selby served the community of Pomona enthusiastically and energetically throughout his residence.  After graduating from San Jose State College and the University of Southern California with degrees in music he joined the faculty of Mt. San Antonio College.  Founding the Pomona Concert Band in 1947 he served as its Conductor for 57 years until his death in 2004.

He also served the City Pomona as Councilman and Mayor, and Chair of the Los Angeles County Arts Commission.  In addition, he left the band with a collection of his original compositions and arrangements.