Prairie Performances

Made in the USA

John Williams speaks on a microphone

John Williams TashTish - CC BY 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons

On this week's Prairie Performances, Friday night at 7 pm on WILL-FM 90.9, features a concert with the Urbana Pops Orchestra conducted by Daniel F. Southerland. This performance is a salute to the armed forces, and it includes music from favorite movies and Americana.

It’s “Made in the USA” and just in time to kick off your holiday festivities.

“Made in the USA”
Urbana Pops Orchestra
Daniel f. Southerland, conductor

Key, arr. John Williams: Star Spangled Banner

Morton Gould American Salute
arr. Lowden: Armed Forces Salute
Sousa: Stars and Stripes

Kamen, arr Phillipe: Band of Brothers
Edwards: The Paris Incident
Stephen Larson, associate conductor
Alford: Colonel Bogey

Williams: Rey’s Theme from “Star Wars”
Princess Leia’s Theme from “Star Wars”
Aunt Marge’s Waltz from “Harry Potter”

Chris Brubeck: Concerto for Bass Trombone
Adam Kosberg, trombone

Anderson: Syncopated Clock