Beauty and the Beast

Saw Beauty and the Beast yesterday with my dear wife. Today found this in the basement. Four years ago I could play it, but I stopped using the Alfred basic adult piano course (a series of books for self-guided instruction). You know what? I’m going to start using them again.


Final Set List for Summer Fun Gig

  1. Blue Bossa
  2. So Nice
  3. Boplicity
  4. Take Five
  5. Cherry Pink And Apple Blossom White
  6. I Could Write A Book
  7. My One And Only Love
  8. Four
  9. Song For My Father

Summer concert band repertoire!

Short Ride in a Fast Machine: John Adams, trans. Lawrence Odom
Masque: Francis McBeth
Arabesque: Samuel R. Hazo
Symphonic Concert March: Giouse Bonelli, arr. Falcone
Alleluia, Laudamus Te: Alfred Reed
Centennial Fanfare and March: Roger Nixon
Festive Overture: Dmitri Shostakovich
Variations on a Korean Folk Song: John Barnes Chance
Commando March: Samuel Barber
Proudly We Hail, Star Spangled Banner: John Stafford Smith, arr. Brian Balmages
America, the Beautiful: Samuel Ward, arr. Carmen Dragon

That’s a lot of music for a one-week band camp! Plus there’s “more coming soon!”