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Learn about Dr. Carson's book:On the Path to Excellence - The Northshore Concert Band: Paynter, Buehlman, and Beyond
Published by Meredith Music

The original band version of Spoon River by Percy Grainger, edited by Dr. Carson and Mr. Naylor, available from Southern Music.
United States Marine Band recording HERE!

Program notes HERE

Meet the Faculty Events & Concerts A Band for Every Musician Resources & Media History

Concert Band Rehearsal Schedule


August 4-14 2014 Band Tour Information, click here

The tour was absolutely AMAZING!
Click the link above to see our itinerary. And start saving NOW for our next amazing tour!

PragueOld Town Square, Prague (photo by William Carson)

Warsaw, Krakow, Prague, Berlin
Poland, Czech Republic, Germany

Coe College Concert Band

Commencement Day Schedule - Sunday, May 7, 2017

7:40     Percussionists, librarians, Sinfonians set up stage

7:50        Woodwinds and Brass arrive, adjust chairs/stands, warm up, begin to tune

8:00        Final tuning, instructions

8:05        Fanfare for Tomorrow

8:12        Danza Final

8:17        Here We Stand

8:26        Holst mvt. I

8:30        Holst mvt II

8:34        Holst mvt III

8:38        Seniors get final instructions, eat breakfast, then leave to ring bell,

               get photographs, etc.

               Rehearse pieces without seniors

8:40        Collegiate Rite (see information sheet)

8:50        Coe Loyalty

8:52        Fanfare for Tomorrow (without seniors)

9:00       Non-seniors eat breakfast, use restrooms

9:20       Return to seats, tune

9:30    Perform pre-commencement concert

9:30        Fanfare for Tomorrow

9:39        Danza Final

9:44        Here We Stand

9:50        Holst I

9:55        Holst II

9:58        Holst III

10:02      Processional

Collegiate Rite (see information sheet)

Presentation of degrees, speeches, awards, etc.

Coe Loyalty

About noon           Recessional

               Fanfare for Tomorrow (without seniors)

About 12:30 - assist with teardown, return music, instruments, keys


Thanks for a great year!
First rehearsal of Fall Term:  
Wednesday, August 23, 7:00 pm, Sinclair Stage


Click here for syllabus

Click here for schedule

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