2016-17 Repertoire

Hodgson Wind Ensemble

Fall 2016 Season

Tuesday, Sept. 13 – 8pm Hodgson Hall
A Child’s Garden of Dreams, David Maslanka
Music for Prague, Karel Husa
Florentiner March, Julius Fucik

Thursday, October 68pm Hodgson Hall
Sinfonietta, Ingolf Dahl (Matthew Sadowski, conductor)
American Guernica, Adolphus Hailstork
Concerto for Trombone, Dana Wilson (Josh Bynum, trombone)
Tumbao, Roberto Sierra

Friday, October 21 – 12pm on the Historic North Campus Quad adjacent to Downtown Athens
7th Annual Concert on the Lawn - "A Golden Age Band Concert"
(Matthew Sadowski, Jonathan Poquette, and Bradley Esau, plus audience members, guest conductors)

Tuesday, November 15 – 8 pm Hodgson Hall
Melinda Wagner, Composer-in-Residence
Lt. General Valery Khalilov (Russia), guest conductor

Fanfare from Sinfonietta, Leos Janacek (Matthew Sadowski, conductor)
Scamp, Melinda Wagner
Reflections on the Mississippi for tuba and wind ensemble, Michael Daugherty (David Zerkel, tuba)
Prelude, Op. 34, No. 14, Dmitri Shostakovich/Reynolds
March Bodrii, Valery Khalilov
Spring Overture, Valery Khalilov
March "Kant," Valery Khalilov


Spring 2017 Season

Friday, January 20  (“Janfest”)
March Bodrii, Valery Khalilov
Dreams in the Dusk, David Biedenbender (Caroline Halleck, alto saxophone, HWE Concerto Contest Winner)
American Guernica, Adolphus Hailstork
Der Traum der Oenghus, Rolf Rudin
Dead Elvis, Michael Daugherty (Dr. Amy Pollard, bassoon)
Pineapple Poll, Arthur Sullivan (Peter Morris, guest conductor)

Friday, February 24 - 8:00pm Sandersville High School, Sandersville, Georgia (Sounds Across Georgia Tour)
Strike Up the Band, George Gershwin
Concerto for Winds and Percussion, Christian Lindberg
Broadway Showstoppers, Warren Barker
Honeycomb, Cody Brookshire (Dr. Jaclyn Hartenberger, guest conductor)
Rhapsody in Blue, George Gershwin (Evgeny Rivkin, piano)
The Stars and Stripes Forever, John Philip Sousa

Thursday, March 2 – 7:30pm Hodgson Hall (Scholarship Series)
Concerto for Winds and Percussion, Christian Lindberg
Rhapsody in Blue, George Gershwin (tr. Donald Hunsberger) (Evgeny Rivkin, piano)
An American in Paris, George Gershwin (tr. Steven A. Satone)

Thursday, March 16 – 3:30pm Kauffman Center (Kansas City, KS)
CBDNA: College Band Directors National Association

Oiseaux exotiques, Olivier Messiaen (Liza Stepanova, piano; Rebecca Simpson-Litke, guest speaker)
Beacons, Peter Van Zandt Lane (World Premiere)
Honeycomb, Cody Brookshire
Concerto for Winds and Percussion, Christian Lindberg

Tuesday, April 4 – 8 pm Hodgson Hall
Magneticfireflies, Augusta Read Thomas (Matthew Sadowski, graduate conductor)
Beacons, Peter Van Zandt Lane (Georgia Premiere)
And It Happened... Mike Titlebaum (Dr. Brandon Craswell, trumpet)
Honeycomb... Cody Brookshire (Dr. Jaclyn Hartenberger, guest conductor)
Passacaglia (Homage on B-A-C-H), Ron Nelson