Matthews Concert Band

12/20/16 Concert Program




And The Herald Angels Sang                             Setting by James Swearingen                                                            

          Angels From The Realms Of Glory;

Angels We Have Heard On High; Hark The Herald Angels Sing


          A Christmas Couplet                                             Arranged by Robert Sheldon                                                      

Carol of the Bells; We Three Kings of Orient Are


         White Christmas                                            Words and Music by Irving Berlin                                 

                                                                                                     Arranged by John Moss

Featuring Megan Tuttle, Vocal Soloist                                                      


         Farandole from “L’Arlesienne Suite No. 2”                             By Georges Bizet

                                                                                          Arranged by Robert Longfield


Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

                                         Words and Music by Hugh Martin and Ralph Blane

                                                                           Arranged by Douglas E. Wagner

Featuring Soloist Greg Plough, Flugelhorn


The 3-Minute Nutcracker                                          Pyotr Il’Yich Tchaikovsky

Miniature Overture; March; Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy; Arabian Dance;

Chinese Dance; Dance of the Reed Flutes; Waltz of the Flowers; Trepak


I Wonder As I Wander                                  Arranged by Ruth Elaine Schram

                                                                                   Arranged for Band by Larry Clark

Featuring Megan Tuttle, Vocal Soloist       


         A Jazzy Christmas                                                   Arranged by Johnnie Vinson                                                               

We Wish You a Merry Christmas; The Holly and the Ivy;

Good King Wenceslas


         The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire)

                                                       Music and Lyrics by Mel Torme and Robert Wells

Featuring Soloist Derrick Misenheimer, Alto Saxophone


The Ultimate Christmas Sing-Along                    Arranged by Jerry Brubaker

                                                                                                        and Bryan Kidd

Featuring Megan Tuttle leading the Sing-A-Long.

Jingle Bells; Deck the Halls; Silent Night; We Wish You a Merry Christmas


   Encore    Sleigh Ride                                Leroy Anderson