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March 4, 2016 

Winter Quarter Concert 
Stanford University - Bing Concert Hall

Fanfare and Hymn for the Peace – Marco Somadossi

Via della Terra – Marco Somadossi

Concerto per trombone – Nino Rota (arr. Marco Somadossi)
Soloist: Samuel Schlosser

Concerto for Bassoon & Wind Ensemble – Eric Ewazen
Soloist: Caley Petrucci

Suite from China West - Chen Yi

Recording Concert May 23, 2014 
Stanford University - Bing Concert Hall

Overture from Nabucco (1842) Giuseppe Verdi  (1813–1901)

Candide Overture (1956) Leonard Bernstein (1918–1990)

Fragments (2014) Martino Torquati  (b. 1988)
(World premiere)

Mirages (2014) Davide Martelli (b. 1989)
(World premiere)

Concerto for Trumpet and Wind Ensemble (2014) Giancarlo Aquilanti (b. 1959)
(World premiere)
i. Lentamente - Allegro (Swing)
ii. Moderato
iii. Molto Allegro

Marco Pierobon, trumpet soloist

The Hounds of Spring: A Concert Overture for Winds (1980) Alfred Reed (1921–2005)

Symphony No. 2 (2004) Frank Ticheli  (b. 1958)
i. Shooting Stars
ii. Dream Under a New Moon
iii. Apollo Unleashed

May 24, 2013

The Explorer (2013) Symphonic Poem for Mezzo-Soprano and Concert Band [listen]

Music by Francesco Traversi
Stanford Wind Ensemble Commission. World Premiere
Text by Anna Cellinese
Mezzo-Soprano Solo Wendy Hillhouse
Conductor Giancarlo Aquilanti

Dance of Uzume (2005) [listen]

Music by Piet Swerts
Alto Saxophone Solo Rajiv Suresh
Conductor Giancarlo Aquilanti

Flourishes and Meditations on a Renaissance Theme (2010) [listen]

Music by Michael Gandolfi

I.   Theme
II.  Variation I   A Cubist Kaleidoscope
III. Variation II  Cantus in Augmentation: Speed Demon
IV.  Variatin  III Carnival
V.   Variation IV  Tune’s in the Round
VI.  Variation V   Spike
VII. Variation VI  Rewind/Fast Forward

Conductor Wesley Broadnax

Symphony for Band op. 69 (1956)

  • I. Mov. Adagio-Allegro [listen]
  • II. Mov. Adagio Sostenuto [listen]
  • III. Mov. Allegretto [listen]
  • IV. Mov. Vivace [listen]

Music by Vincent Persichetti (1915-1987)
Conductor Wesley Broadnax

March 6, 2013

Fanfare for the Common Man by Aaron Copland (1900-1990) [listen]

Sonata Pian e Forte (1597) by Giovanni Gabrieli (1554-1612) [listen]

Concerto No. 2 for Marimba & Wind Ensemble (2006)
Music by David R. Gillingham (b. 1947)
Soloist Giuliano Kornberg

  • I. Slowly and Mysteriously - Quick with Restlessness [listen]
  • II. Chaconne [listen]
  • III. Very Fast & Lively [listen]