Band History – Season 30 (2021-2022)

2021 – 2022 Season

Lake Wobegon® Brass Band CDs are usually available for sale at most of our performances.  Click here to see a list of our past performances.

Fall Concerts

Conductor: Michael Halstenson

Saturday, October 2, 2021 – 7:30 PM

St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral
Minneapolis, MN

YouTube of concert

Fanfare for Freedom  by Graham Lloyd
From the Fiery Furnace by Rodney Newton
“Danzon” from Fancy Free by Leonard Bernstein, arr. for band by John Krance, trans. by Mike Serber
“Scherzo Alla Marcia” from Symphony No. 8 by Ralph Vaughan Williams, trans. Graham Lloyd
Elegy in Memory of Gerard Schurmann by Jack Stamp
Charade by Henry Mancini, arr. Graham Lloyd
Fanfare on Ode to Joy by Michael Halstenson
Elephant Patrol by Philip Harper
Cuban Stingers by Jack Stamp
Surrey with the Fringe on Top by Richard Rodgers, arr. Mark Freeh
Psalm 50 by Jack Stamp
Henry V by Ralph Vaughan Williams, ed. Roy O. Douglas

Sunday, October 3, 2021 – 2:00 PM

Ames City Auditorium
Ames, IA

Fanfare for Freedom  by Graham Lloyd
From the Fiery Furnace by Rodney Newton
“Danzon” from Fancy Free by Leonard Bernstein, arr. for band by John Krance, trans. by Mike Serber
“Scherzo Alla Marcia” from Symphony No. 8 by Ralph Vaughan Williams, trans. Graham Lloyd
Elegy in Memory of Gerard Schurmann by Jack Stamp
Charade by Henry Mancini, arr. Graham Lloyd
Fanfare on Ode to Joy by Michael Halstenson
Elephant Patrol by Philip Harper
Cuban Stingers by Jack Stamp
Surrey with the Fringe on Top by Richard Rodgers, arr. Mark Freeh
Henry V by Ralph Vaughan Williams, ed. Roy O. Douglas

‘Mid all the Traffic 

 


Holiday Concerts

Conductor: Michael Halstenson

Friday, December 3, 2021 – 7:30 PM

Colonial Church of Edina

Welcome Christmas! by Michael Halstenson
Christmas Joy by Erik L. Leidzen
In the Bleak Midwinter by Gustav Holst, arr. Jack Stamp
Jingle Bells by James Pierpont, arr. Howard Lorriman
Lullaby on Christmas Eve by F. Melius Christansen, arr, Jim Engebretson
Variations on an Advent Hymn by Fisher Tull
The Christmas Song by Robert Well and Mel Torme, arr. Michael Serber
Brett Krohn, flugelhorn
Yule Dance by Philip Harper
On Christmas Night by Paul Sharman
Gaudete Traditional arr. Alan Fernie, percussion arr. Jack Stamp
Christmas: Short and Suite by William Himes
8. Coventry Carol
5. We Wish you a Merry Christmas
Let it Snow by Jule Styne, arr. Jack Stamp
Lori Towner, vocals
The Polar Express by Alan Silvestri, arr. Klaas van den Woude
Farandole from L’Arlesienne by Georges Bizet, arr. Drake Rimmer

Saturday, December 4, 2021

Trinity Lutheran Church, Stillwater, MN

Welcome Christmas! by Michael Halstenson
Christmas Joy by Erik L. Leidzen
In the Bleak Midwinter by Gustav Holst, arr. Jack Stamp
Jingle Bells by James Pierpont, arr. Howard Lorriman
Lullaby on Christmas Eve by F. Melius Christansen, arr, Jim Engebretson
Variations on an Advent Hymn by Fisher Tull
The Christmas Song by Robert Well and Mel Torme, arr. Michael Serber
Brett Krohn, flugelhorn
Yule Dance by Philip Harper
On Christmas Night by Paul Sharman
Gaudete Traditional arr. Alan Fernie, percussion arr. Jack Stamp
Christmas: Short and Suite by William Himes
8. Coventry Carol
5. We Wish you a Merry Christmas
Let it Snow by Jule Styne, arr. Jack Stamp
Lori Towner, vocals
The Polar Express by Alan Silvestri, arr. Klaas van den Woude
Farandole from L’Arlesienne by Georges Bizet, arr. Drake Rimmer

Sunday, December 5, 2021 – 2:00 PM

Anoka-Ramsey Community College

Welcome Christmas! by Michael Halstenson
Christmas Joy by Erik L. Leidzen
In the Bleak Midwinter by Gustav Holst, arr. Jack Stamp
Jingle Bells by James Pierpont, arr. Howard Lorriman
Lullaby on Christmas Eve by F. Melius Christansen, arr, Jim Engebretson
Variations on an Advent Hymn by Fisher Tull
The Christmas Song by Robert Well and Mel Torme, arr. Michael Serber
Brett Krohn, flugelhorn
Yule Dance by Philip Harper
On Christmas Night by Paul Sharman
Gaudete Traditional arr. Alan Fernie, percussion arr. Jack Stamp
Christmas: Short and Suite by William Himes
8. Coventry Carol
5. We Wish you a Merry Christmas
Let it Snow by Jule Styne, arr. Jack Stamp
Lori Towner, vocals
The Polar Express by Alan Silvestri, arr. Klaas van den Woude
Farandole from L’Arlesienne by Georges Bizet, arr. Drake Rimmer


Winter Concerts

Conductor: Michael Halstenson

Friday, March 4, 2022 – 7:30 PM

Shared concert with the Minnesota Symphonic Winds
TBA
Map

Saturday, March 5, 2022 – 7:00 PM

Shared concert with the Encore Wind Ensemble
Haniff Performing Arts Center

White Bear Lake, MN
Map

Sunday, March 6, 2020 – 2:00 PM

Philip the Deacon Lutheran Church
Plymouth, MN

Monday, March 7, 2022

featuring Charles Lazarus and Dean Sorenson
TBA