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Community Pops Concert

June 28, 2014 at 06:30 PM

CUC is proud to present the annual Patriotic Pops Concert and Ice Cream Social on Saturday, June 28th. Enjoy music from the University Band, conducted by Dr. Richard Fischer and commentary by Jean Harrison Bojes. The event will take place at the Pillars of Old Addison Hall located at 7400 Augusta Street, River Forest.

FREE parking in CUC parking structure on Bonnie Brae Street

Bring a blanket or your lawn chair (a limited number of chairs will be available)

Concessions open 5:30 p.m. | Concert begins 6:30 p.m.

Box dinner combo,* Ice Cream Bars and water: $1–$5 (cash only)

*Box dinner combo includes veggie or BLT wrap sandwich, potato chips, fruit cup, bottle of water and ice cream bar of choice.

IN CASE OF RAIN: Concert will be held in The Chapel of Our Lord, with concessions available ONLY before the concert in the Koehneke Community Center.


Set List: 

The Star-Spangled Banner                                                                            Francis Scott Key
Harmonized by Walter Damroach
arr. John Philip Sousa
The Washington Post March                                                                        John Philip Sousa
arr. Brion/Schissel
The Maid of the Mist                                                                                                                                            Herbert L. Clarke
Jean Laurenz, trumpet  solo                                                       
arr. David Marlatt                             
The Blue and the Gray                                                                                    Clare Grundman               
Highlights from Frozen                                                                                   arr. Sean O’Laughlin
Sometimes I feel Like a Motherless Child                                               arr. Donald Hunsberger
Jean Laurenz, trumpet and vocal solos
I Got Plenty O’ Nuttin’                                                                                    arr. Douglas E. Wagner
Jean Laurenz, vocal solo
Songs of Kentucky                                                                                            Brant Karrick
Battle Hymn of the Republic                                                                        Luigi Zaninelli
Patriotic Sing-a-Long                                                                                        arr. James Ployhar
Jean Laurenz, song leader