“The President’s Own”

 

“The President’s Own”

United States Marine Band

Lieutenant Colonel Jason K. Fettig, Director
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"For 'The President's Own'"
John Williams
©2012 Marjer Music
Lt. Col. Jason K. Fettig, conducting
Recorded by the Marine Band in May 2014 for the educational recording "Be Glad Then, America."


Carnival Overture
Antonin Dvorak/trans. Clarke
Lt. Col. Jason K. Fettig, conducting
Performed by the Marine Band during its 2014 National Concert Tour to the West.


Capriccio Italien, Opus 45
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky/arr. Hindsley
©Hindsley Transcriptions
then-Capt. Jason K. Fettig, conducting
Performed by the Marine Band during its 2006 National Concert Tour to the Southeast.


Serenade No. 10 in B-flat, K. 361, Gran Partita
    
 
Largo; Molto allegro
     Menuetto
     Adagio 
     Menuetto: Allegretto 
     Romance: Adagio 
     Tema con variazioni 
     Finale: Molto allegro
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Col. Michael J. Colburn, conducting
Performed by the Marine Band on April 12, 2014, in the Coolidge Auditorium at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C.







Clarinet Concerto, Opus 57
Carl Nielsen
Maj. Michelle A. Rakers, conducting
Staff Sgt. Patrick Morgan, soloist
Performed by the Marine Chamber Orchestra on Feb. 8, 2015, at the Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center at Northern Virginia Community College in Alexandria, Va.


"The Three G's"
Kenji Bunch
©2012 Kenji Bunch Music Publishing (Bill Holab Music)
Staff Sgt. Sarah Hart, viola solist
Performed during a Chamber Music Series concert on Oct. 5, 2014, in John Philip Sousa Band Hall at the Marine Barracks Annex in Washington, D.C.



Chaconne from Partita No. 2 in D minor for Violin, BWV 1004
Johann Sebastian Bach
Gunnery Sgt. Erika Sato, soloist
Performed during the Chamber Music Series on Feb. 16, 2014, in John Philip Sousa Band Hall at the Marine Barracks Annex in Washington, D.C.


"Uniquely Trombone"

Sammy Nestico*
Col. Michael J. Colburn, conducting
Featuring the Marine Band trombone section
Performed by the Marine Band on April 14, 2013, at the Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center at Northern Virginia Community College in Alexandria, Va.







American Symphony (2011)
     Fanfare
     White on Blue
     Rondo
     Prayer
     Stars, Stripes, and Celebration
Adam Schoenberg; transcribed by MSgt Donald Patterson*
©2011 Adam Schoenberg
Lt. Col. Jason K. Fettig, conducting
Recorded by the Marine Band on Feb. 23, 2015, at The Music Center at Strathmore in North Bethesda, Md. 


"Let Evening Come"
Donald Grantham
©2013 Donald Grantham
Lt. Col. Jason K. Fettig, conducting
Recorded by the Marine Band during the 2014 National Tour to the West.


Quiet Heroes (A Symphonic Salute to the Flag Raisers of Iwo Jima)
     Revelations
     The Boys in the Picture
     Iwo Jima
     The Tour, The End
Chris Brubeck; transcribed by MSgt Donald Patterson*
©2011 Christopher Brubeck
Col. Michael J. Colburn, conducting
Wilford Brimley, guest narrator
Recorded by the Marine Band on Feb. 23, 2011, at George Mason University's Center for the Arts Concert Hall in Fairfax, Va.

 
Short Stories (2013)
   Part I
     Somewhere near the end 
     Introit 
     The Priests 
   Part II
     Recitative 
     mother and child 
   Part III
     sonno agitato 
     The Bridge [cadenza] 
     Ma Fin
Joel Puckett
©2013 Joel Puckett Music
then-Capt. Michelle A. Rakers, conducting
Recorded by the Marine Band on March 16, 2013, at Northern Virginia Community College's Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center in Alexandria, Va.






March, "The Stars and Stripes Forever"
John Philip Sousa*
Col. Michael J. Colburn, conducting 
Recorded by the Marine Band on Sept. 26, 2007, at John Philip Sousa Band Hall at the Marine Barracks Annex in Washington, DC.


"The Gallant Seventh"
John Philip Sousa*
Col. Timothy W. Foley, conducting
Performed by the Marine Band on Feb. 15, 2004, at the University of Maryland's Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center in College Park, Md.


"Independentia"
R. B. Hall
1st Lt. Charles P. Erwin, conducting
Performed by the Marine Band on March 12, 1978, during a concert at the Departmental Auditorium in Washington, D.C.


"Valdres"
Johannes Hanssen
Col. John R. Bourgeois, conducting
Recorded by the Marine Band for the educational recording Sound Off! in May 1992 at George Mason University's Center for the Arts Concert Hall in Fairfax, Va.


March, "The Crusader"
John Philip Sousa*
Lt. Col. Charles P. Erwin, conducting
Performed by the Marine Band on May 20, 1984, at the former John Philip Sousa Band Hall (now Crawford Hall) at Marine Barracks Washington, D.C.


March, "Hail to the Spirit of Liberty"
John Philip Sousa*
Col. Michael J. Colburn, conducting 
Performed by the Marine Band on May 25, 2014, at the Filene Center at Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts in Vienna, Va.


March, "Hands Across the Sea"
John Philip Sousa*
Col. Timothy W. Foley, conducting
Performed by the Marine Band during its 1999 National Concert Tour to the West.


Military March No. 1 in F, "York'sher"
Ludwig van Beethoven/arr. Schade
then-Capt. Michelle A. Rakers, conducting
Performed by the Marine Band Feb. 18, 2007 at The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at the University of Maryland in College Park.


March, "The Directorate"
John Philip Sousa*/ed. Frank Byrne* and John Boyd
©1992 Ludwig
Col. Michael J. Colburn, conducting
Performed by the Marine Band on July 12, 2014, during the Change of Command Concert at Northern Virginia Community College's Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center in Alexandria, Va


March, "The Rifle Regiment"

John Philip Sousa*
Col. Michael J. Colburn, conducting
Performed by the Marine Band in January 2007 at George Mason University's Center for the Arts Concert Hall in Fairfax, Va.


March, "Powhatan's Daughter"
John Philip Sousa*
Col. Michael J. Colburn, conducting
Performed by the Marine Band during the 2011 National Tour to the Southeast.


March, "On the Campus"
John Philip Sousa*
Col. Michael J. Colburn, conducting
Performed by the Marine Band during the 2010 National Concert Tour to the South.


*Member, U.S. Marine Band

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