Overtures and Encores

Sunday, March 8, 2020

3:00 PM

Franklin Junior High

4801 Franklin Avenue

Des Moines, Iowa

FREE ADMISSION

$10 donation suggested

Join us March 8th at Franklin Junior High for a rousing concert of favorite ‘Overtures and Encores’ found in music both young and old. Conductor Mark Doerffel leads the band in audience and band favorites. Longtime Iowa Band Director Paul Brizzi will join us to guest conduct, and Operatic baritone Jesse Stock will perform Rossini’s “Largo al Factotum” from The Barber of Seville. Reminisce about some of your favorite Saturday morning cartoons with us!

Program

Fanfare to “The Hammer” – Anthony O’Toole

Overture to La Forza del Destino – Giuseppe Verdi

Orange Bowl March – Henry Fillmore

Overture to Italian in Algiers – Gioacchino Rossini

Beguine for Band – Glenn Osser

Largo al Factotum – Gioacchino Rossini

Funiculi, Funicula – Luigi Denza

Mangulina – Paul Basler

America, the Beautiful – arr. Carmen Dragon