Saluting America's Heroes

Monday, May 28, 2012 (2:00pm) at the Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey.

The symphony provides musical support for the Naval Postgraduate School's celebration of Memorial Day on the lawn in front of the historic Del Monte Hotel.

PROGRAM

STAR SPANGLED BANNER John Stafford Smith & Francis Scott Key
Barbara Joy, Vocalist
ARMED FORCES SALUTE arranged by Bob Lowden
YOU’LL NEVER WALK ALONE Rogers & Hammerstein
Barbara Joy, Vocalist
COLE PORTER arranged by Robert Russell Bennett
Anything Goes • Begin the Beguine • Night and Day • Just One of Those Things • Blow Gabriel Blow
DON’T FENCE ME IN Cole Porter
Barbara Joy, Vocalist
THE GLIDING GIRL – Tango (1912) John Philip Sousa
DREAM OF AUTUMN (Songe d’Automne) Archibald Joyce
Played by the orchestra of RMS Titanic on the night of April 14-15, 1912
MUSIC FROM “TITANIC” James Horner
RUSHMORE Alfred Reed
Nader Agha, Speaker - “The Constitution”
CALYPSO John Denver
DON’T LET US GO Barbara Joy
La Mesa Community Children’s Chorus – Barbara Joy, Director
BARNUM AND BAILEY’S FAVORITE MARCH K. L. King
SYMPHONY: EAST OF EDEN Robert Nelson

Based on texts from John Steinbeck’s “East of Eden”: The Mountains, The River, The Wind, The Spaniards

The Honorable Sam Farr, Narrator

BATTLE HYMN OF THE REPUBLIC Julia Ward Howe
STARS AND STRIPES FOREVER MARCH John Philip Sousa

Carl Christensen, Conductor