Date: August 25, 2021 to August 25, 2021
Where: Hatch Memorial Shell, 47 David G Mugar Way,, Not found, Not found, Not found, 02108
Event Type: Other
Ticket Price: N/A
Boston Landmarks Orchestra, Christopher Wilkins, conductor John Philip Sousa The Free Lance John Philip Sousa Semper Fidelis Gustav Holst Second Suite for Military Band Steven Stucky Funeral Music for Queen Mary (after Henry Purcell) Omar Thomas Come Sunday Ralph Vaughan Williams Folk Song Suite William Grant Still Animato: Humor (from Afro-American Symphony) Frank Ticheli Amazing Grace The Landmarks Orchestra forms a concert band for the first time. Beginning with English masterpieces, the music moves across the pond to the States. In addition to well-loved Sousa marches, American influences range from jazz to "Amazing Grace." Composer Omar Thomas' Come Sunday marks the central role of the Hammond organ in the Black church.