ELEMENTARY CHORUS &
JAZZ FESTIVAL


MONDAY, NOVEMBER 4, 2019
EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY | CHARLESTON

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Elementary boys chorus rehearsing at All-State

ELEMENTARY CHORUS

Conductor
Melissa Miller
Millikin University

Repertoire
Gloria Deo - Mary Lynn Lightfoot

The Snow Begins to Fall - Andy Beck

Furaha! - Sally Albrecht

Goliath - Joseph Martin

Al Shlosha D’varim - Allan Naplan

 
Student trumpet player in concert at a district festival

JUNIOR JAZZ BAND

Conductor
Russ Burch
VisionWay Christian School

Repertoire
Blues of a Different Color - Beach & Shutack
Doug Beach Music

Mary Ann - Charles, arr. Sweeney
Hal Leonard

*I'm Just a Lucky So and So - Ellington, arr. Berry
Hal Leonard

*Soul Vaccination - Kupka & Castillo, arr. Murtha
Cherry Lane Music Co. (Hal Leonard)

*Audition Selections

 

 

SENIOR JAZZ BAND 1

Conductor
Michael Stryker
University of Illinois at Chicago

Repertoire
And Another Thing – Tom Garling

Chronometry – Fred Sturm

Miss Missouri – Benny Carter

That Warm Feeling – Sammy Nestico

*Out the Window - Adam Larson

*State Audition Selection

 
Student saxophone musicians in rehearsal at a district festival

SENIOR JAZZ BAND 2

Conductor
Keith Moyer
Composer & Performer

Repertoire
Song for My Father (#344) - Horace Silver, arr. Mark Taylor

Salt Peanuts  - Dizzy Gillespie, arr. Mark Taylor

St Thomas  - Sonny Rollins, arr. Mark Taylor

Things ‘Aint What They Used to Be  - Mercer/Ellington, arr. Mills


 
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SENIOR VOCAL JAZZ ENSEMBLE

Conductor
Meredith McGuire
Oak Park River Forest High School

Repertoire
State Selections:
Bli-Blip - Darmon Meader

 Hello Young Lovers - Steve Zegree

District 5 Selections:
Everywhere That I Go
from praisecharts.com

Down St. Thomas Way from SMP Jazz