The Natural State Brass Band will perform its spring concert at the Maumelle High School auditorium on Thursday, April 3, 7:30 p.m.
According to band conductor, Rusty Morris, the band will perform an exciting and diverse lineup featuring the music of Leonard Bernstein, Chuck Magione, Carl King and Gioachino Rossini. Neal Moore of Maumelle, will provide narration for the event.
Morris also announced the program for the evening:
Star Spangled Banner — F.S Key, arr. William Himes
Entry of the Celts — Bertrand Moren
March of the Cobblers — Bob Barratt & Edrich Siebert
Misty — Johnny Burke/Errol Garner, arr. Darrol Barry. Flugelhorn soloist, Larry Crenshaw
Padstow Lifeboat — Malcolm Arnold
Prelude on an Irish Folk Tune — Philip Sparke
Swing Low, Sweet Chariot — arr. Alan Fernie, Bass Trombone soloist, Bill West
America/Somewhere — Leonard Bernstein, arr. Eric Crees, edited by Lee Harrelson
Irish Tune from County Derry — Percy Aldridge Grainger, arr. Denis Wright
Land of Make Believe — Chuck Mangione, arr. Lee Harrelson
William Tell Overture — Giaochino Rossini, arr. Gregor J. Grant
Barnum and Bailey’s Favorite (Encore) Karl L. King, arr. Peter Roberts
Admission to the program is $5 and all proceeds benefit the Maumelle High School Band program.