Star-Spangled Celebration

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Thursday, July 05, 2012

Bramwell Tovey conducts and hosts this celebration of American music. The Philharmonic under Tovey performs selections from Kiss Me Kate, South Pacific, My Fair Lady and Porgy and Bess, and Major Brian Dix leads the U.S. Marine Drum and Bugle Corps in works by Sousa and other American composers. 

Program details:

Porter/Rodgers/Loewe, arr. Bennett: Salute to Broadway (selections from Kiss Me Kate, South Pacific and My Fair Lady)

Gershwin: Catfish Row (suite from Porgy and Bess)

Works for Drum and Bugle Corps:

Tour of Duty, Appalachian Spring, Fiddle Faddle, Don't Rain on My Parade, Reveille and Semper Fidelis

Sousa: The Washington Post March, Birth of a Drum Corps and Armed Forces Service Medley

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