2016 Summer Concert Program Notes

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"Brits, Kiwis, Canucks and Aussies"
8:00 PM Thursday, July 14th, 2016
Linda W. Taylor, Conductor
Mr. Edmund Fry, Announcing
Opening Ceremony
    Fanfare
    Presentation of the Colors
    National Anthem
    God Save the Queen
Hathaway March .................................................................................... Lithgow
Hine e Hine ....................................................................... arr. Dr. Jorge Garcia
Kaniapiskau ........................................................................... Miyoshi Feliciano
Miyoshi Feliciano, Conducting
Jerusalem .......................................................................... arr. Dr. Jorge Garcia
Dunedin March .......................................................................... Kenneth Alford
-- Intermission --
Quebec Folk Fantasy ............................................................................ H. Cable
Irish Tune from County Derry .................................................. Percy Grainger
Waltzing Matilda ............................................................ Macpherson - Paterson
Canadian Sunset ........................................................................ Eddie Heywood
Punchinello ....................................................................... arr. Dr. Jorge Garcia
America the Beautiful ........................................................ arr. Carmen Dragon

Linda W. Taylor Linda W. Taylor has been a member of the Pomona Concert Band since 1968.  During that tenure she has held the Solo Clarinet chair, was Assistant Conductor for several seasons, and since 1983 has played in the Tuba section.  In March, 2006, she was appointed Conductor and Musical Director of the band.

In addition to playing in the PCB she is a founding member and co-manager of the Golden State British Brass Band, and plays tuba annually in the Colorado Brass Band, as well as in several brass bands in England.

Prior to her retirement in 1998 Linda taught Instrumental Music in the Baldwin Park Unified School District for 30 years.  During those years she garnered a long list of professonal honors and awards and guided the internship of ten new teachers.