The 1999 All-State Conference, Make Music Illinois, was held January 27-30, 1999 in Peoria, IL.

Jazz Night Concert - Friday, January 29, 1999

All-State Jazz Band
James Stombres, Naperville North High School, Naperville, IL

The Groove - Steve Wiest
Limited Edition Blues - Frnak Mantooth and James Martin
Jalapeno Dreams - Denis DiBlasio
Whirlybird - Neal Hefti

Honors Jazz Choir
Duane Davis, Grand Rapids Community College, Grand Rapids, MI
Accompanist - Jeremy T. Landig, Chad Sanders, Geg Fundis

Love is Here to Stay - arr. Kirby Shaw
On the Street Where You Live - arr. Kirby Shaw
Besame Mucho - arr. Kirby Shaw
I've Got the World on a String - arr. Michele Weir
If I Could - Duane Davis

Honors Jazz Combo
Orbert Davis, Columbia College, Chicago, IL

One By One - Wayne Shorter/arr. Orbert Davis
Recordame - Joe Henderson/arr. Orbert Davis
Mood Indigo - Duke Ellington
Cornucopia - Orbert Dais

Honors Jazz Band
Richard Dunscomb, Florida International University, Miami, FL

A Sideward Glance - Mike Tomaro
Yo' Bad Self - Shelly Berg
Bluesin' Gold - Bill Zaccagni
Phunky Speakin' - Victor Lopez
Ride the Night Beast - Ladd McIntosh
Funky Cha Cha - Arturo Sandoval/arr. Richard Eddy
What a Wonderful World - Theil and Weiss/arr. by Lussier 

All-State Concert - Saturday, January 30, 1999

All-State Orchestra
Steven W. Eggleston, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL

Academic Festival Overture - Johannes Brahms
Nimrod from "Enigma Variations" - Edward Elgar
Symphony No. 8 (Finale) - Anton Dvorak

All-State Chorus
Barrington Coleman, University of Illinois, Urbana, IL
Accompanist - William Buhr, College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn, IL

Cantate Domino - Henrich Schutz
In Remembrance - Eleanor Daley
Alleluia - Randall Thompson
The Gift to  Be Simple (SSAA) - Robert Chilcott
Ezekiel Saw the Wheel (TTBB) - Spiritual/arr. Betty Jackson King
Shenandoah - American Folksong/arr. James Erb

All-State Band
David W. Drillinger, Alton High School, Alton, IL

Crown of Laurel - Donald Young
Mutanza - James Curnow
With Quiet Courage - Donald Young
Franklin D. Roosevelt March - William H. Woodin 

Honors Concert - Saturday, January 30, 1999

Honors Band
Col. Lowell E. Graham, United States Air Force Band, Washington, DC

Dedication Overture - Vittorio Giannini
Symphony on Themes of Sousa - John Philip Sousa/arr. Ira Hearshen
Fantasies on a Theme by Haydn - Norman Dello Joio

Honors Chorus
Ramona Wis, North Central College, Naperville, IL
Accompanist - Julie McClarey, Millikin University, Decatur, IL

Dixit Dominus - W.A. Mozart/arr. Alice Parker
Seek the Lord - Rene Clausen
African Noel - arr. Andre J. Thomas
Ave Maria (SSAA) - Johannes Brahms
Think on Me (TTBB) - Mary, Queen of Scots/arr. J. Mullholland
Tambur - J. Paix/arr. Lajos Bardos

Honors Orchestra
Orcenith Smith, DePauw University, Greencastle, IN

American Dream - James A. Beckel
The Planets - Gustav Holst

For recordings of any of the above concerts, please contact Mark Custom Recording