Concert Band Weekend – Music

The following music has been announced for inclusion in the Annual Concert Band Weekend with the Isle of Man Wind Orchestra commencing on the 9th February and led by Duncan Stubbs OBE.

The list includes links to YouTube videos.

Vesuvius – Ticheli

Songs from Across the Water – Sparke

Yiddish Dances – Gorb

New World Dances   Ellerby

Suite no. 2  Reed

Ye Banks and Braes Grainger

Keep the Faith Stubbs

Greensleeves Traditional arr Reed

Jungle Book  Sherman

Marvin Hamlish Showcase  arr Barker

Illyrian Dances Woolfenden

Zodiac Dances – Sparke

Runway Five

Michael Morrison

Chairman

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Busking and Morning Service

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The Isle of Man Wind Orchestra will be busking this weekend on Saturday 16th at 10am outside Marks and Spencer in Regent Street on the Big Stage provided by Douglas Council.

On Sunday we are providing the music for the morning service at Cathedral Isle of Man from 10:30am until 12 noon.

The final busking session will be on Saturday 23rd December at 10am in Strand Street, Douglas.

Michael Morrison, Chairman

Lantern Parade Concert Thursday 23rd November at the Villa Aracde

Approx Running Order

(May change due to circumstances, Disclaimers apply)

Carols start with intro as in the book

Before the parade arrives

Rehearse carols from the Red Books

Xmas Festival

Jingle Bells #100/2vs

Once in Royal David’s City #63/4vs

Fairy Tale of New York

Away in a Manger #12/3vs

Rudolph #104, 2vs

Frozen

Hark! The Herald #36, 3vs

White Christmas

Silent Night #70/3vs

Good King W (34, 4vs)

Xmas Recollections

O Come, All Ye (55, 3vs)

ANYTHING MAY CHANGE

 

Grand Concert at QEII High School Peel

The next concert is on Friday 27th October at QEII with the QEII Wind Band conducted by John Kewley.

The programme is as follows:-

IoM Wind Orchestra

  • Liberty Bell
  • Phantom of the Opera
  • Marching Song
  • Symphonic Beatles
  • Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
  • Hootenanny

QEII High School Wind Band

  • I will follow him
  • Falling Slowly (from ‘Closer’)
  • Raiders March
  • Man In The Mirror
  • Apache
  • Hey Jude

QEII High School Wind Band & IoM Wind Orchestra

  • Ellan Vannin Suite
  • Lord of the Dance
  • Syncopated Clock
  • When Johnny Comes Marching Home