THE GARDEN STATE SYMPHONIC BAND
In Concert
Chris Pedersen, Conductor
Todd Nichols, Assistant Conductor


July 7, 2019
Liberty Fanfare
The Music Man
The U.S. Field Artillery March
I Believe *
Semper Fidelis March
Trioconbrio
Semper Paratus
This Is My Country *
Spirit of 76
John Williams
Meredith Willson
John Philip Sousa
Drake/Graham/Shirl/Stillman
John Philip Sousa
Paul Nagle
Cpt. F. S. Van Boskerck, USCG
Al Jacobs/Don Raye; arr. Paul Nagle
Clare Grundman
Intermission
New World Symphony
Old Man River* from “Showboat”
The U. S. Air Force March
That Lucky Old Sun *
Anchor’s Aweigh
West Side Story
God Bless America
The Stars and Stripes Forever
Antonin Dvořák
Jerome Kern/O. Hammerstein; arr. Paul Nagle
Robert Crawford
B. Smith/H. Gillespie; arr. Paul Nagle
Chas A. Zimmermann
Leonard Bernstein
Irving Berlin; arr. Paul Nagle
John Philip Sousa

* Rick Bossman, Baritone:
Rick loves to sing and act and has been blessed with opportunities to do both since the distant days of high school. Rick's years as a performer have acquainted him with night clubs and churches, television and radio, William Shakespeare and Steven Sondheim. He has appeared in starring roles in many of the most popular musicals including Quixote/Cervantes in "Man of La Mancha", Lancelot and King Arthur in "Camelot", Jesus in "Godspell", and El Gallo in "The Fantasticks". Rick has been appearing with The Garden State Symphonic Band as a featured vocalist for more than twenty years Over the years Rick has established himself as our most popular vocalist and the one most requested by our audience!


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