THE GARDEN STATE SYMPHONIC BAND
IN CONCERT

Chris Pedersen, Musical Director/Conductor
Todd Nichols, Assistant Conductor


July 8, 2018
Semper Fidelis
State Fair
When Johnny Comes Marching Home *
National Emblem March
Fantasia for Band
American Patrol
This Land Is My Land *
How the West Was Won
John Philip Sousa
Richard Rodgers
Louis Lambert
E. E. Bagley
Vittorio Giannini
F. W. Meacham
Woody Guthrie: Arr. Paul Nagle
Alfred Newman
Intermission
Liberty Fanfare
God Bless the U.S.A. *
The Wizard of OZ Fantasy
Tribute to the Men and Women of our Armed Forces
This is My Country *
Yankee Doodle
The Stars and Stripes Forever
John Williams
Lee Greenwood
E. Harburg/Harold Arlen; Arr. P. Yoder
Various composers
Al Jacobs; Arr. Paul Nagle
Morton Gould
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!


Keeping live music alive!