All-State Band Conductor History

YearBandConductorProgram
2021Symphonic Band (virtual)Col. Lowell GrahamCommando March (Samuel Barber)Canzona (Peter Mennin)
2021Concert Band (virtual)Scott ReedTempered Steel (Charles Rochester Young)Song for My Children (Andrew Balent, Jr.)
2020Symphonic BandRichard ClaryFreelance March (Sousa/Brion/Schissel)Poseidon (Julie Giroux)Elegy (John Barnes Chance)Until the Scars (John Mackey)
2020Concert BandEmily ThreinenFlorentiner March (Julius Fucik/ Bourgeois)One Life Beautiful (Julie Giroux)Themes from “Green Bushes” (Larry Daehn)Vulcan for Concert Band (Michael Daugherty)
2019Symphonic BandMark ScatterdayOverture to Candide (Leonard Bernstein, arr. Clare Grundman)Mars, the Bringer of War (Gustav Holst)Uranus (Gustav Holst, arr. James Curnow)Jupiter (Gustav Holst, arr. James Curnow)Riders for the Flag (John Philip Sousa)
2019Concert BandDan BelongiaHis Honor (Henry Fillmore, ed. Jim Daughters)Magnolia Star (Steve Danyew)Give Us This Day (David Maslanka)Aria Di Chiesa (Alessandro Stradella, trans. Thomas Fraschillo)
2018Symphonic BandGary HillDanserye (Tielman Susato, arr. Patrick Dunnigan)This Cruel Moon (John Mackey)Velocity Festivals (Paul Dooley)Foshay Tower Washington Memorial March (John Philip Sousa, arr. Daniel Dorff)
2018Concert BandDavid StarnesLandscapes (Rosanno Galante)Only Light (Aaron Perrine)Variations on a Korean Folk Song (John Barnes Chance)Fantasies on a Theme By Haydn (Norman Dello Joio)Fairest of the Fair (John Philip Sousa, ed. Frederick Fennell)
2017Symphonic BandPaula CriderThrough the Looking Glass (Jess Turner)Pacem: A Hymn for Peace (Robert Spittal)Danzón No. 2 (Arturo Marquez/ arr. Oliver Nickel)Zing! (Scott McAllister)Italian Rhapsody (Julie Giroux)
2017Concert BandCraig CornishEsprit de Corps (Robert Jager)Everything Beautiful (Samuel Hazo)Variants on a Mediaeval Tune (Norman Dello Joio)First Suite for Band 4. Galop (Alfred Reed)
2016Symphonic BandAlfred WatkinsFanfare and Flourishes (James Curnow)Celebrations (John Zdechlik)Second Essay for Symphonic Band (Mark Camphouse)Sabre and Spurs March (John Philip Sousa ed. Keith Brion and Loras John Schissel)Third Symphony, Op. 89 IV. Finale (James Barnes)
2016Concert BandJay GephartThe Lamb’s March (John Philip Sousa ed. Loras John SchisselPageant (Vincent Persichetti)Wayfaring Stranger (Christopher M. Nelson)The Music-Makers (Alfred Reed)Lord Tullamore (Carl Wittrock)
2015Symphonic BandRonnie WootenPoema Alpestre (Franco Cesarini)Luminescence (David Biedenbender)Marche Brillante (William P. Foster)
2015Concert BandElizabeth PetersonSymphony of Fables – I. The Lion and the Mouse, II. The Tortoise and the Hare (Julie Giroux)Rest (Frank Ticheli)America the Beautiful (Samuel A. Ward arr. Philip Rothman)Strange Humors (John Mackey)
2014Symphonic BandTim SalzmanAustralian Fantasia (mvt. I) (David Stanhope)Three Vespers from the All Night Vigil (mvts. 1 and 3) (Sergei Rachmaninov/T. Salzman)Gloriosa (Yasuhide Ito)
2014Concert BandDavid WaybrightGlory of the Yankee Navy (Sousa/Schissel)Carnival (Paul Basler)A Song for Lyndsay (Andrew Boysen)Aurora Awakes (John Mackey)Folk Dances (Dmitri Schostakovich (edited H. Robert Reynolds)
2013Symphonic BandKevin SedatoleOverture to Candide (Leonard Bernstein)Hymn to a Blue Hour (John Mackey)Give Us This Day (David Masalanka)
2013Concert BandCynthia Johnston TurnerSan Antonio Dances (Frank Ticheli)Der Traum sed Oenghus, Teil 1 (Rolf Rudin)Requiem for a Hummingbird (Marc Mellits)Dance 1 from Jazz Suite No. 2 (Dmitri Shostakovitch)
2012Symphonic BandW. Dale WarrenIgnition (Todd Staller)Kentucky Home (David Gillingham)American Flute Salute (David Mairs)Olav Trygvason, Op. 50, Scene III (Edvard Grieg)
2012Concert BandScott WeissLord Tullamore (Carl Wittrock)Komm, Susser Tod (Johann Sebastian Bach)Three Dance Settings (Percy Grainger)Whip and Spur Gallop (Thomas S. Allen)
2011Symphonic BandJames KeeneCityscape (Scot Boerma)English Dances, Set II (Malcolm Arnold, ed. James F. Keene)Invincible Eagle (John Philip Sousa, ed. James F. Keene)Shostakovich Prelude (Dmitri Shostaovich, ed. James F. Keene)Marche Slave (Peter Illych Tchaikovsky, arr. L. P. Laurendeau)
2011Concert BandRodney DorseyFlourish for Wind Band (Ralph Vaughn Williams)Divertimento for Band, Op. 42 (Vincent Persichetti)No Shadow of Turning (David R. Gillingham)Galop (Dmitri Shostaovich, trans. Donald Hunsberger)
2010Symphonic BandStephen PrattSymphonic Fanfare (Mark Camphouse)Land of Tomorrow (James Curnow) KMEA Comm. WorkThe Promise of Living (Aaron Copland arr. Kenneth Singleton)Fiesta del Pacifico (Roger Nixon)
2010Concert BandRoby GeorgeWild Nights (Frank Ticheli)Contre Qui, Rose (Morten Lauridsen arr. H. Robert Reynolds)Suite of Old American Dances: I. Cake Walk, II. Schottische, III. Western One-Step, IV. Wallflower Waltz, V. Rag (Robert Russell Bennett
2009Symphonic BandStephen PetersonSymphony No. 2 for Concert Band, III. Apollo Unleashed (Frank Ticheli)Variations on “America” (Charles Ives trans. W. E. Rhoads)O Magnum Mysterium (Morten Lauridsen trans. H. Robert Reynolds)Four Scottish Dances, Op. 59 (Malcolm Arnold arr. John P. Paynter)
2009Concert BandSamuel HazoGo! (Samuel R. Hazo)Sure On This Shining Night (Samuel Barber arr. Richard L. Saucedo)Symphonie Funebre et Triumphale III. Apotheosis (Hector Berlioz arr. Richard Franko Goldman)English Fold Song Suite I. Seventeen Come Sunday (Ralph Vaughn Williams)Fantasy On A Japanese Folk Song (Samuel R. Hazo)Arabesque (Samuel R. Hazo)
2008Symphonic BandLinda MoorhouseOccident et Orient Grand Marche, Op. 25 (Camille Saint-Saens)October (Eric Whitacre)La Mezquita de Cordoba (Julie Giroux)from Hassenah (The Wedding) Wedding Dance (Jaques Press)Sabre and Spurs (John P. Sousa)
2008Concert BandJ. Steven MooreEsprit d’Corps (Robert Jager)Southern Harmony (Donald Grantham)Testament (David Maslanka)Radiant Joy (Steven Bryant)Elsa’s Procession to the Cathedral (Richard Wagner)Appalachian Morning (Robert Sheldon)
2007Symphonic BandLowell E. GrahamToccata Fantastica (James Barnes)Symphonic Dance #2 (Clifton Williams)Symphonic Movement (Vaclav Nelhybel)Onward, Upward (Edwin Franco Goldman)A Danish Garden; 1. Bispens Datter Af Engeland, 2. Per Svinedreng, 3. Jerusalems Skomager, 4. Kaerlighedsvise (Utroskab I Kaerlighed), 5. Herr Peders Staldedreng (Ira Hearshen)
2007Concert BandPatrick DunniganOctober (Dmitry Shostakovich)Ride (Sam Hazo)Selections from The Danserye (Tielman Susato/Patrick Dunnigan)Ballad for Band (Morton Gould)Elegy for a Young American (Ronald Lo Presti)Symphony No. 2, Third Movement (Apollo Unleashed) – (Frank Ticheli)
2006Symphonic BandRay CramerViva Musica (Alfred Reed)Fantasy on a Japanese Folksong (Sam Hazo)Empire (Julie Giroux)Symphony #3 Mvt. III/Mvt. IV (James Barnes)Whip and Spur (Thomas Allen)
2006Concert BandPaula CriderFanfare of Wakakusa Hill (Haru Satai)Their Blossoms Down (Sam Hazo)Ferris Wheel (Jason Nitsch)Culloden Mvt. III (Julie Giroux)The Washington Post March (John P. Sousa)
2005Symphonic BandJohn WhitwellStar Spangled Banner (John Stafford Smith)In Memoriam (Mark Camphouse)Salvation is Created (Tschesnokoff)Enigma Variations (Edward Elgar)La Fiesta Mexicana (H. Owen Reed)Fanfare Canzionique (Brian Balmages)
2005Concert BandJohn CulvahouseArrival Platform Humlet (Percy Aldridge Grainger)Foshay Tower Washingon Memorial (John Phillip Sousa)Noisy Wheels of Joy (Eric Whitacre)La Procession Du Rocio (Jocquin Turina)
2004Symphonic BandDario SoteloCredentium (Jan Van der Roost)Retratos do Brasil (Hudson Nogueira)Variations On A Theme Of Robert Schumann (Robert Jager)
2004Concert BandAngela WooMarche Militaire Francaise (C. Saint-Saens)Folk Dances (Dmitri Shostakovich)Flourish For Wind Ban (R. Vaughan Williams)October (Eric Whitacre)Symphony No. 1, “The Lord of the Rings” (Johan de Meij)
2003Symphonic BandJerry F. JunkinMachine (William Bolcom)Carmina Burana (Carl Orff)The Glory of the Yankee Navy (John Phillip Sousa)
2003Concert BandH. Dwight SatterwhiteColours (Roger Cichy)The Gridiron Club March (John Phillip Sousa)Peter Schmoll Overture (C.M. Von Weber)Colonial Song (Percy Aldridge Grainger)Mannin Veen (Haydn Wood)Espirit De Corps (Robert Jager)
2002Symphonic BandThomas LeeMarch Heroique (Camille Saint-Seans arr. Frank Winterbottom)Chorale and Alleluia (Howard Hanson)When Jesus Wept (William Schuman)Chester (William Schuman)English Dances, Sett II (Malcom Arnold arr. Nigel Herbert)Slava (Leonard Bernstein)America, The Beautiful (Samuel Ward arr. Carmen Dragon)
2002Concert BandRichard BlattiKirkpatrick Fanfare (Andrew Boysen)An American Elegy (Frank Ticheli)Tempered Steel (Charles Rochester Young)The Footlifter (Henry Fillmore/Ed. Blatti)
2001Symphonic BandMallory ThompsonFestive Overture (Dmitri Shostakovich) emieth – Wilson)Nimrod (Edward Elgar)Laude (Howard Hanson)Marche from Symphonic Metamorphosis (Paul Hindemith)
2001Concert BandRick GreenwoodSymphonic Movement (Vaclav Nelhybel)The Thunderer (John Philip Sousa)Symphony on Themes of John Philip Sousa (Ira Hearshen)Color (Bob Margolis)Polka and Fugue from the opera Schwanda, the Bagpiper (Jaromir Weinberger)Symphonic Movement (Vaclav Nelhybel)
2000Symphonic BandRichard FloydWhatsover Things (Mark Camphouse)Children’s march (Percy Grainger)Vesuvius (Frank Ticheli)Dance of the Jesters (P. Tschaikovsky/Cramer)Pacific Celebration Suite (Roger NixonSuite Divertimento (Jay Gilbert)
2000Concert BandStephen MelilloThe Knight is Young (Stephen Melillo)Star! The national Anthem of the United States of America (Stephen Melillo)Olympus: Four Mythological Legends (Aldo Forte)Manhattan Beach March (Sousa edited Brion-Schissel)Escape From Plato’s Cave (Stephen Melillo)
1999Symphonic BandDavid HolsingerWhip and Spur Galop (Thomas Allen arr. Ray Cramer)Adagio (David R. Holsinger)Canzona (Peter Mennin)Athletic Festival march, Op. 69, No. 1 (Serge Prokofieff)Consider the Uncommon Man (David Holsinger)To Tame The Perilous Skies (David R. Holsinger)
1999Concert BandAnthony MaielloFestival Fanfare: A Great Gathering of Musicians (Jerry Brubaker)The Acension (Robert W. Smith)The Inferno (Robert W. Smith)Paradiso (Robert W. Smith)Purgatorio (Robert W. Smith)
1998Symphonic BandJay Kloecker
1998Concert BandStephen Pratt
1997Symphonic BandEugene Corporon
1997Concert BandW. Dale Warren
1996Symphonic BandLowell E. GrahamLa Forza Del Destino (Guiseppe Verdi arr. Matthew Lake)Aces of the Air (Karl L. King)T-Bone Concerto I. Rare (Johan de Meij)Symphony on Thems of John Philip Sousa II. Largamente; after The Thunderer (Ira Hearshen)To Tame the Perilous Skies (David Holsinger)
1996Concert BandGary HillFanfares from the Opera Libuse (Bedrich Smetana arr. Baclav Nelhybel)Symphony #1: In Memoriam Dresden-1945 (Daniel Bukvitch)Forshay Tower Washington Memorial March (Sousa arr. Daniel Dorff)Irish Tune From County Derry and Shepherd’s Hey (Percy Aldridge Grainger)Variations on America (Charles Ives Transcribed by William E. Rhoads)
1995Symphonic BandJames CopenhaverEternal Father Strong To Save (Claude T. Smith)Peterloo Overture (Malcom Arnold transcriped by Charles Sayre)The Sound of Music (Richard Rogers arr. Michael Buckley)Finale from Symphony No. 1 in G minor (V.S. Kalinnikov Transcribed by Cliffe Bainum)George Washington Bicentennial (Sousa)
1995Concert BandGary LewisGavorkna Fanfare (Jack Stamp)Chester (William Schumann)Amazing Grace (Frank Ticheli)Dinosaurs (Daniel Bukvich)Folk Dances (Dmitri Schostakovich (edited H. Robert Reynolds)The Crosley March (Henry Fillmore)
1994Symphonic BandGerald Welker
1994Concert BandJudith Grimes
1993Symphonic BandDavid HolsingerWhip and Spur Galop (Thomas Allen arr. Ray Cramer)Gavorkna Fanfare (Jack Stamp)Chorale (Vaclav Nelhybel)Daydreams (Timothy Mahr)Ballet Sacra (David Holsinger)
1993Concert BandGary GreenMidway March (John Williams arr. James Curnow)Two Chorale Preludes (Johannes Brahms arr. Ralph Guenther)Crystals (Thomas C. Duffy)Hounds of Spring (Alfred Reed)
1992Symphonic BandJack WilliamsonBarnum and Bailey’s Favorite (Karl L. King arr. Glenn C. Bainum)Trauersinfonie (Richard Wagner arr. Erik Leidzen)Overture on Russian and Kirghiz Folks Songs (Dimitri Shostakovich arr. Guy M. Duker)Divertimento For Band , Op. 42 (Vincent Persichetti)Symphony For Band (Morton Gould)
1992Concert BandPaula CriderWashington Post March (Sousa)First Suite For Band IV Gallop Alfred Reed)Italian Polka (Sergei Rachmaninoff arr. Erik Leidzen)Symphony No. 1 For Winds and Percussion (Daniel Bukvich)Festivo (Edward Gregson)Kanon (Johann Pachelbel)
1991Symphonic BandRay CramerKoenigsmarch (Richard Strauss arr. R. Barrett)Russian and Ludmilla (Michael Glinka arr. Mark H. Hindsley)Lord of the Rings (Johan de Meij)Jupiter (Gustav Haolst arr. James Curnow)Whip and Spur (Thomas Allen arr. Ray E. Cramer)
1991Concert BandJohn WhitwellHis Honor (Henry Fillmore)Who Puts His Trust in God Most JustJohann Sebastian Bach arr. James Croft)Pineapple Roll (Arthur Sullivan arr. Charles Mackerras)Scenes from the Louvre (Norman Dello Joio)Folk Dances (Dimitri Shostakovich arr. H. Robert Reynolds)
1990Symphonic BandJames ArrowoodSpitfire Perlude (William Walton)Variants on a Mediaeval Tune (Norman Dello Joio)Night vigil (Martin mailman)Handel in the Strand (Percy Grainger arr. Richard Franko Goldman)
1990Concert BandPatricia BrumbaughGalop (Dmitri Schostakovich)Sussex Mummers Christmas Carol (Percy Grainger Edited Richard Franko GoldmanSuite Francaise (Darius Milhaud)Epinicion (John Paulson)Symphonic Dance No. 3, “Fiesta” (Clifton Williams)
1989Symphonic BandLarry RachleffChester Overture (William Schuman)Salvation is Created (Tschesnokoff arr. Houseknecht)Emblems (Aaron Copland)
1989Concert BandJerry F. JunkinWashington Post March (Sousa ed. Fennell)Three Pieces For Band (Phillip Rhodes)Lincolnshire Posey (Percy Grainger)Elsa’s Procession to the Catherdral (Wagner trans. Cailliet)
1988Symphonic BandHarry BegianThe Dam Busters (E. Coates)Liebestod, from “Tristan and Isolde”Overtue, “The Beautiful Galatea” (Suppe/arr. Lake)Armenian Dances, Part I (Alfred Reed)Marche Slave (Peter Illych Tchaikovsky, arr. L. P. Laurendeau)The Free Lance (Sousa)
1988Concert BandVictor ZajecOverture, La Forza del Destino (Verdi/arr. LakeAllerseelen (Tone Poem) (Strauss/arr. David)Rolling Thunder (Fillmore/ ed. Fennell)Beowoulf (McBeth)Broadway Show Stoppers (Barker)
1987Symphonic BandGerald WelkerEsprit d’Corps (Robert Jager)Prelude, Op. 9, No. 1 (Alexander Scriabin)St. Michael Archangel (Ottorino Respighi transcribed by Gelrald Welker)British Eighth (Zo Elliott arr. Hilmar F. Luckhardt)The Wind and the Lion (Jerry Godsmith arr. Michael Davis)
1987Concert BandLarry RachleffIrish Tune from County Derry (Percy Grainger)Variation on a Korean Folk Song (John Barnes Chance)Apollo (John Pennington)American’s We (Henry Fillmore arr. Fennell)
1986Symphonic BandJames Croft
1986Concert BandKarol Husa
1985Symphonic BandEugene Corporon
1985Concert BandRichard Suddendorf
1984Symphonic BandRay Cramer
1984Concert BandRobert Foster
1983Symphonic BandJames Copenhaver
1983Concert BandFrank Wickes
1983Concert BandFrank Wickes
1982All-State BandCol. Dave Harpham
1981Symphonic BandW. Francis McBeth
1981Concert BandCarl St. Clair
1980Symphonic BandJames Croft
1980Concert BandAllen Gillespie
1979Symphonic BandTom Lee
1979Concert BandRichard Floyd
1978All-State BandCol. Arnald Gabriel
1977All-State BandDr. L. Howard Nicar
1976All-State BandFrank Wickes
1975All-State BandWilliam J. Moody
1974All-State BandJohn Paynter
1973All-State BandLeonard Falcone
1972All-State BandCol. Arnald Gabriel
1971All-State BandDonald Hunsberger
1970All-State BandLeonard B. Smith
1969All-State BandJimmie Reynolds
1968All-State BandWilliam J. Moody
1967All-State BandDr. James Riley
1966All-State BandJames T. Matthews
1965All-State BandFrank Piersol
1964Symphonic BandGlenn Cliff Bainum
1964Concert BandManley Whitcomb
1963All-State BandJames T. Matthews
1962All-State BandFrederick Fennell
1961All-State BandHerbert Fred
1960All-State BandGeorge Wilson
1959All-State BandGlenn Cliff Bainum
1958All-State BandBernard Fitzgerald
1957All-State BandForrest Buchtel
1956All-State BandErik Leidzen
1955All-State BandDr. Harvey Wilson
1954All-State BandDavid Hughes
1953All-State BandFranklin C. Kreider
1952All-State BandFrederick Fennell
1951All-State BandHoward Brown
1950All-State BandCarleton Stewart