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Repertoire of Past Seasons

2022-23 Season: A Sensational Season

October: American Jazz Masters

Cole Porter Salute, arr.  John Whitney.

Satchmo! (A Tribute to Louis Armstrong) arr. Ted Ricketts.

My Funny Valentine, Richard Rodgers, arr.  Jerry Brubaker.

Salute to Ol' Blue Eyes, arr. John Moss

Moonlight Serenade, Glenn Miller, arr.  Bob Cerulli.

A Salute to the Big Bands, arr. Calvin Custer

Duke Ellington Medley, arr.  Calvin Custer.

Moon River, Henry Mancini, arr.  John Moss.

Gershwin in Concert, arr.  Chuck Sayre.

December: Overture to Christmas

From the Realms of Glory Holiday Fanfare, arr. Patrick Roszell

Let it Snow!,  Jule Styne, arr. Charles Sayre

There’s Christmas in the Air, arr. Carl Strommen

O, Christmas Time!, Matt Correia

Ave Maria, Giulio Caccini, arr.  Jeffrey E. Turner

Hark! The Herald Angels Sing, arr. Ted Ricketts

Christmas Fantasy - arr./orch. Dan Goeller

Weihnachts Overtüre, Otto Nicolai

Sleigh Ride, Leroy Anderson

March: Ballet Masterworks

Saturday Night Waltz from Rodeo, Aaron Copland

Pas de Deux from Le Corsaire, Riccardo Drigo

Act I Waltz from Coppelia, Léo Delibes

Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia, Aram Khachaturian

Ballet Music from the Opera Faust, Charles Gounod

Swan Lake, #29 Scene Finale, Tchaikovsky

May: Reflections

Armed Forces Medley

Coriolan Overture, Beethoven

Symphony in D minor, César Franck

2021-22 Season: Back Onstage!

October: Overture
Overture to La Clemenza di Tito by Mozart

La Nuit et l’Amour by Holmès

Emperor Waltz, Op. 437 by Strauss

Slavonic Dances, Op. 46 by Dvorák

Slavonic Dances, Op. 72 by Dvorák

Egmont Overture, Op. 84 by Beethoven

December: Holiday Scenes

Christmas Overture by Coleridge-Taylor

The Skaters Waltz by Waldteufel

Winter Wonderland, arr. by Custer.

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas, arr. by Whitney .

Entracte and Waltz from Eugene Onegin by Tchaikovsky

A Charlie Brown Christmas, arr. by Pugh.

A Christmas Festival by Anderson

March: Sounds of the Silver Screen

Movie: The Godfather. Composer: Rota.

Movie: The Magnificent Seven. Composer: Bernstein.

Movie: Dr. Zhivago (Lara's Theme). Composer: Jarre.

Movie: Guys and Dolls. Music by Loesser.

Movie: Ghost. Soundtrack features  "Unchained Melody" performed by the Righteous Brothers.

Movie: Dances With Wolves (Concert Suite). Composer: Barry.

Movie: Taras Bulba. Composer: Waxman.

In tribute to Manly Lucas, his arrangement of "Danny Boy."

May: Darkness and Light
Symphony #4 in C Minor by Schubert
Ofrenda #1 by Criswell-Badillo (Commissioned by LCCO)
Armed Forces Medley

2019-2020 Season: Reveries & Revelations

October: Classical Cartoons
Featuring guest conductor, Vincent Povazsay
Offenbach - Galop "Can-can" from Orpheus in the Underworld
Ponchielli - Dance of the Hours from La Gioconda
Liszt - Hungarian Rhapsody No.2 in D Minor
Dukas - Sorcerer's Apprentice
Rossini - Overture to The Barber of Seville

December: Mingled Merriment
Featuring guest conductor, Wojciech Milewski
Monti, arr. Mosier - Csardas
Capua, arr. Rothrock - O sole mio
Borodin - Introduction & First Dance from Polovtsian Dances
Martini, arr. Chiaramello - Plaisir d'amour
Debussy, arr. Mouton - Rêverie
Brahms - Hungarian Dance No.5
Hayes, arr. - A Christmas Portrait
Strommen, arr. - There's Christmas in the Air
Krogstad, arr. - The Christmas Song
Krogstad, arr. - The Bells of Christmas
Anderson - Sleigh Ride

(The last two concerts were cancelled due to COVID-19).

2018-2019 Season: Notes of Nature

October: Orchestral Ornithology

Featuring Guest Artist, Wilson Mericle, baritone

Bernstein, arr. Mason - West Side Story Selections

Haydn - Symphony No.83 "The Hen", first movement

Tchaikovsky - Waltz from Swan Lake

Delius - On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring

Respighi - The Pines of Rome

Mozart - "Der Vogelfänger bin ich ja" from Die Zauberflöte

Sondheim - "There Are Giants in the Sky" from Into the Woods

Bock & Harnick - "She Loves Me" from She Loves Me

December: Lyrical Landscapes

Beethoven - Symphony No.6 "Pastorale", first movement

Anderson - A Christmas Festival

Arr. Christiansen - A Bach Christmas

Barnes - Celebration Overture

Cacavas, arr. - Christmas Music for Orchestra

Snyder, arr. - The Polar Express

March: Wind & Woodland

Featuring guest artist, Kevin Ward, tuba

MacDowell - selections from Woodland Sketches

Sadler - Journey for Tuba and Orchestra

Mizesko - Sketches from Pinehurst

May: River Rhythms

Guest conductor, Rodney Winther

Featuring guest artists, The Cliff Wheeler Band

Gershwin - Swanee

Grainger - Spoon River

Mancini - Moon River

Handel - Alla hornpipe fro The Water Music

Strauss - Blue Danube Waltz

The Cliff Wheeler Band - selections


2017-2018 Season: Opposites

October: Williams & Heroes

Anderson - Trumpeter's Lullaby *In memory of Carol Denton Judd

Beal, arr. Ford - Main Theme from House of Cards

Beethoven - First Movement from Symphony No.3 "Eroica"

Brubaker, arr. - World of Warcraft

Liadov - Baba-Yaga

Shore, arr. Brubaker - The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

Williams - Summon the Heroes

Williams - Superman March

Zimmer, arr. Lavendar - The Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End​

December: Fire & Ice

Featuring guest artist & LCCO alumna, Emily Armstrong, mezzo-soprano

Donizetti - "Pour une femme de mon nom" from La Fille du Regiment

Bizet - Habanera & Seguidilla from Carmen

Williams - Merry Christmas, Merry Christmas

Mancini - Chariots of Fire

Correia - O, Christmas Time!

Sousa, arr. Foster - Stars & Stripes for Christmas

Guaraldi, arr. Pugh - Charlie Brown Christmas

Broughton, arr. Vinson - Overture to Miracle on 34th Street

Korngold - The Snowman Overture

Rimsky-Korsakov - The Snow Maiden Suite, selections

Anderson - Sleigh Ride

March: Night & Day

Featuring guest artist, William D. Lawing, trumpet

Britten - March, Nocturne, & Moto perpetuo from Matinées Musicales

Mendelssohn - Nocturne from A Midsummer Night's Dream

Cairns - Refracted Moonlight

Porter, arr. Lewis - Night & Day

Haydn - Symphony No.6 "Morning", first movement

Haydn - Symphony No.8 "Night", fourth movement

Wolfe, J. - Trumpet Concerto

May: Cowboys & Urbanites

Williams - The Cowboys Overture

Paulus - Manhattan Sinfonietta

Thine Alabaster Cities Gleam - Brubaker

Copland - Waltz from Billy the Kid

Copland - Hoe-Down from Rodeo

Tiomkin, arr. Palmer & Russ - Rawhide

Howard - Wyatt Earp

Bernstein, E., arr. Russ - The Magnificent Seven

Berlin - God Bless America, *featuring Wilson Mericle, baritone

arr. Lowden - Armed Forces Salute

2016-2017 Season: Portals

October: Southern Excursions

Cervantes, arr. Langey - Te Quiero Tanto from Three Cuban Dances

Chávez - Chapultepec

de Falla - Final Dance from The Three-Cornered Hat

Gould - Guaracha & Conga from Latin American Symphonette

Isaac, arr. - Two South American Tangos (El Choclo, La Comparsita)

Lecuona - Danza lucimi from Danzas Afro-Cubanas

Lecuona, arr. Gould - La comparsa

Lecuona, arr. Jenkins - Andalucia

Moncayo - Huapango

Padilla - El relicario

Piazzolla, arr. Kazik - Libertango


December: Holiday Reveries

Featuring Ilana Lubitsch, soprano & Dan Boye, baritone

Goeller - Fiesta de Navidad

Bizet - Toreador aria from Carmen

Gounod - "Je veux vivre" aria from Romeo et Juliette

Mozart - "La ci darem la mano" duet from Don Giovanni

Massenet - Meditation from Thaïs

Strauss, J. - "Mein Herr Marquis" from Die Fledermaus

Mozart - "Der Vogelfänger" aria from The Magic Flute

Mozart - Papageno! Papagena! duet from The Magic Flute

Goeller - Christmas Fantasy for Orchestra

Strommen, arr. - There's Christmas in the Air

Hayes, arr. - Let It Snow

Hague - You're a Mean One Mr. Grinch

Stephenson, arr. - Santa Baby

Berlin - White Christmas

Anderson - Sleigh Ride


March: Romantic Getaway

Featuring LCCO alumnus Hunter Cox, piano

Beethoven - Overture to Fidelio

Chopin - Piano Concerto No.2

Tchaikovsky - Symphony No.2


May: Summer Skylight

Balmages - Summer Dances

Smith - The Great Steamboat Race

Mussorgsky, arr. Liadov - Hopak from Sorochinsky Fair

Danyew - Vermont State Fair

Dvorak - Festival March

Grainger, arr. Perna - Shepherd's Hey

Tchaikovsky - The Year 1812 Overture

Sousa - Stars & Stripes Forever

Lowden - Armed Forces Salute

2015-2016 Season: Symphonic Adventures


October: By Land, Air & Sea

Powell - How to Train Your Dragon

Ricketts, arr. - Gilbert & Sullivan

Horner - Hollywood Blockbusters (music from Apollo 13,

An American Tale, Braveheart, and Titanic)

Offenbach - Galop from Orpheus in the Underworld

Williams - Raiders March from Indiana Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark

Grieg - "In the Hall of the Mountain King" from Peer Gynt

Lopez, arr. - James Bond Medley

Rossini - William Tell Overture

December: Holiday Sojourn

Roszell, arr. - From the Realms of Glory

Beethoven - Symphony No.1

Rimsky-Korsakov - Polonaise from Christmas Eve

Grofé - Sunrise and On The Trail from Grand Canyon Suite

O'Neill & Kinkell - Christmas Eve/Sarajevo 12/24

Sheldon, arr. - The Most Wonderful Christmas

Anderson - Sleigh Ride

March: Voyage

Featuring U.S. National Scottish Fiddle Champion Jamie Laval and guests

Williams - Far and Away Suite

Rimsky-Korsakov - Sadko Suite, Op.5

Mendelssohn - Fingal's Cave Overture

Arrangements by Jamie Laval: Beauty of the North, The Nettled Wife, The Sea is My Delight, Danse Rustique, Reel of Tulloch, Célina


May: The Spirit of Adventure

Silvestri - Back to the Future Suite

Custer, arr. - Forrest Gump Suite

Giacchino - "Spirit of Adventure" from Up

Sousa - The Gliding Girl

Borodin - Polovtsian Dances

Lowden - Armed Forces Salute

Featuring the FOG Blues Band:

Lennon/McCartney, arr. Tara Keith - Ticket to Ride

Whitesnake, arr. Lauren Winkens - Here I Go Again

Steppenwolf, arr. Tara Keith - Magic Carpet Ride

The Commodores, arr. Lauren Winkens - Brick House


2014-2015: Symphonic Creatures


October: Musical Zoo

Powell, arr. Bullock - The Story of Mumble Happy Feet

Rimsky-Korsakov - Flight of the Bumblebee

Dukas - Sorcerer's Apprentice

Prokofiev - Peter & The Wolf

Berry, arr. - Happy from Dispicable Me


December: Holiday Critters

Richman - Reindeer Variations

Haydn - Symphony No.83 "The Hen", first movement

Tchaikovsky - Waltz from Swan Lake

Ponchielli - Dance of the Hours from La Gioconda

Lopez/Lopez - Frozen

Tchaikovsky - Battle with the Rat King from The Nutcracker

Brubaker - How the Grinch Stole Christmas

Stephenson - Holly Jolly Christmas Sing-along

Anderson - Sleigh Ride


March: Philharmonia Untamed

Featuring Mayumi Osada, piano, & Elisabeth Malcolm

Elgar - Overture, Sun Dance and Fairies & Giants from The Wand of Youth Suite No.1

Saint-Saëns - Carnival of the Animals

Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition


May: Movie Menagerie

Badelt, arr. Ricketts - Pirates of the Carribean

Shore, arr. Whitney - Lord of the Rings

Vaughan Williams - The Lark Ascending (featuring Ueli Schweizer)

Williams - Theme from E.T.

Elfman, arr. Wasson - Music from Spiderman

Mancini, arr. Custer - A Tribute to Henry Mancini

Williams, arr. Custer, Highlights from Jurassic Park

Lowden - Armed Forces Salute

2013-2014 Season: The Spirit of America


October: The Spirit of America

Custer, arr. - The American Frontier

Porter, arr. Whitney - Cole Porter Salute

Stringfield - Mountain Song from The Southern Mountains

Petering - Illumination (WORLD PREMIERE, LCCO commission)

Custer, arr. - A Salute to the Big Bands

Jones - Elegy

Ricketts, arr. - Music from Chicago

Copland - Hoe Down

Arlen, arr. Rothrock/Holcombe - Somewhere Over the Rainbow


December: An American Holiday

Featuring Thomas Turanchik, oboe

Balmages, arr. - Fantasia on We Three Kings

Pedrollo - Oboe Concerto (featuring Thomas Turanchik, oboe)

Holcombe - The Night Before Christmas (featuring Peggy Taphorn, narrator)

Herbert - March of the Toys from Babes in Toyland

Nelson, arr. Moss - Frosty the Snowman

Mendelssohn - Hark! The Herald Angels Sing

Custer - Canadian Brass Christmas

Niles, arr. Krogstad - I Wonder as I Wander

Berlin, arr. Bennett - White Christmas

Silvestri, arr. Brubaker - The Polar Express

Anderson - Sleigh Ride


March: To And From America

Featuring Jacquelyn Culpepper, soprano, and Dan Boye, baritone

Gershwin, arr. Whitney - An American in Paris

Howard - King Kong Soundtrack Highlights

Barry - Concert Suite from Dances with Wolves

Loesser, arr. Custer - Music from Guys & Dolls

Mozart - "Madamina! Il catalogo è questo" from Don Giovanni

Puccini - "O mio babbino caro" from Gianni Schicchi

Lehár - Waltz Duet from The Merry Widow

Dvorak - Symphony No.9 "From the New World", second movement

Gershwin, arr. Bennett - "Sumertime", "I Got Plenty O' Nuttin'",

and "Bess, you is My Woman Now" from Porgy & Bess


May: American Salute

Williams, arr. Custer - American Patrol

Meacham - American Patrol

Rodgers - Victory at Sea

Kame, arr. Phillippe - Band of Brothers

Gould - An American Salute

Sousa - Stars & Stripes Forever

Lowden - Armed Forces Salute

Featuring the FOG Blues Band:

James Brown, arr. Lauren Winkens - I Feel Good

Isley Brothers, arr. Tara Keith - It's Your Thing

The Commodores, arr. Lauren Winkens - Brick House

2012-2013 Season: Silver Anniversary Celebration!


October: Celebrating the LCCO

Elgar - Pomp & Circumstance March No.4

Vaughan Williams, arr. Jacob - English Folk Song Suite

Strauss - Emperor Waltz

Anderson - Fiddle Faddle

Lowden, arr. - Disney Magic

Bulla, arr. - Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe

Ford, arr. - Video Games Live Suite


December: Celebrating the Holidays

Featuring the Community Choir

Gauntlett/Edwards - Once in Royal David's City

Anderson - Suite of Carols

Bach, arr. Luck - Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring

Whitney, arr. - Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

Goeller - The Wexford Carol

Torme, arr. Lowden - Christmas Song

Krogstad, arr. - The Bells of Christmas

Anderson - Suite of Carols

Tchaikovsky - selections from The Nutcracker

Handel - Sinfonia, Pifa, and Hallelujah Chorus from The Messiah


March: Celebrating Our Musicians

Featuring LCCO members as soloists

Sibelius - March from Karelia

Berlioz - Harold in Italy, third movement (featuring Morgan Caffey Brewer, viola)

Bruch - Kol Nidrei (featuring Elisabeth Crandall, cello)

Arban, arr. Hunsberger - Fantasie Brillante (featuring Carol Judd, trumpet)

Vivaldi - Concerto for Four Violins, first movement (featuring Ueli Schweizer, Miram Bryant, Hunter Cox, and Debbie White, violins)

Chaminade - Flute Concertino (featuring Jessica Traversino, flute)

Dukas - Villanelle (featuring Eric Keith, horn)

Weber - Clarinet Concerto No.2, first movement (featuring Lauren Winkens, clarinet)

Berlioz - March to the Scaffold from Symphonie Fantastique

May: Celebrating Our Audience

Featuring repertoire selected by our audience

Rodgers, arr. Bennett - Selections from The Sound of Music

Copland - Fanfare for the Common Man

Gershwin, arr. Brubaker - Rhapsody in Blue

Mozart - Symphony No.25, first movement

Dvorak - Symphony No.9 "From the New World", fourth movement

Williams - Star Wars

Schwartz, arr. Ricketts - Wicked

Custer, arr. - Themes from 007

Williams - Harry Potter Suite

Lowden, arr. - Armed Forces Salute

2011-2012 Season: An Orchestral Bouquet

October: Rose

Verdi - Prelude to Act I from La Traviata

Barry - Somewhere in Time

Tchaikovsky - Overture to Romeo & Juliet

Sibelius - Romance in C

Rachmaninov - Vocalise

Shostakovich - Symphony No.5, fourth movement


December: Lily

Featuring the Community Choir

Anderson - Christmas Festival

Corelli - Christmas Concerto

Elgar - Nimrod from Enigma Variations

Grieg - Norwegian Dance No.1

Mascagni - Intermezzo from Cavlleria Rusticana

Medley - Christmas at the Movies

Handel - Sinfonia, And the Glory of the Lord, Pifa, and Hallelujah Chorus from The Messiah

Anderson - Sleigh Ride


March: Orchid

Dvorak - Romance (featuring Ueli Schweizer, violin)

Strauss, arr. Kennedy - Die Fledermaus Overture

Saint-Saëns - Bacchanale from Samson & Dalila

Williams - Superman Returns

Fauré - Prelude and Sicilienne from Pelléas et Mélisande Suite

Beethoven - Symphony No.7, second movement

Sibelius - Finlandia


May: Daisy

Holst - Jupiter from The Planets

Tchaikovsky - Sleeping Beauty Waltz

Beethoven - Symphony No.7, first movement

Vaughan Williams - Overture to The Wasps

Lowden - Armed Forces Salute

Featuring the FOG Blues Band:

Joe Cocker, arr. Manly Lucas - Unchain My Heart

Marvin Gaye, arr. Tara Keith - I Heard It Through the Grapevine

The Commodores, arr. Lauren Winkens - Brick House

2010-2011 Season: The Elements


October: Water

Handel - Alla Hornpipe from Water Music

Rimsky-Korsakov - The Sea-Shipwreck from Scheherazade

Delius - Summer Night on the River

Tchaikovsky - Swan Lake Finale

Liadov - The Enchanted Lake

Saint-Saëns - The Aquarium from Carnival of the Animals

Smetana - The Moldau from My Fatherland


December: Earth

Mussorgsky - Night on Bald Mountain

Dvorak - Symphony No.9 "From the New World", first and second movements

Zimmer - Earth from Gladiator

Handel - Sinfonia, Pifa, and Hallelujah Chorus from The Messiah (featuring the community choir)

Anderson - Sleigh Ride


March: Air

Featuring Clara Gerdes, piano

Bach - Concerto No.1 for Keyboard (featuring Clara Gerdes, piano)

Persichetti - Serenade No.1

Bach - Gavotte I & II, Air, and Gigue from Orchestral Suite No.3

Honegger - Pastoral d'Eté

Elgar - Meditation from The Light of Life

Smith - The Ascension

Burns - Flying


May: Fire

Stravinsky - Infernal Dance, Berceuse, and Finale from The Firebird

Haydn - Symphony No.59 "Fire Symphony", first movement

Shostakovich - Fire of Eternal Glory

Handel - selections from Music for the Royal Fireworks

Falla - Ritual Fire Dance from El Amor Brujo

Wagner - The Magic Fire form Die Walküre

Lowden - Armed Forces Salute

2009-2010 Season: Around the World


October: A Day in Vienna

Suppé - Light Cavalry Overture

Strauss - Vienna Blood

Schubert - Rosamunde Overture

Strauss - Pizzicato Polka

Mozart - Symphony No.40, first and third movements

Strauss - Radetzky March


December: A Holiday in Russia

Mendelssohn - Hark! The Herald Angels Sing

Traditional - Oh, Come, All Ye Faithful

Balakirev - First Overture on Russian Themes

Glazunov - Russian Christmas Festival, first movement

Traditional - Silent Night

Rimsky-Korsakov - Polonaise from Christmas Eve Suite

Tchaikovsky - selections from The Nutcracker

Traditional - Joy to the World


March: A Day in France

Bizet - L'Arlesienne Suite

Debussy - Petite Suite

Massenet - Scènes pittoresques


May: A Day in the USA

Kennedy, arr. Thomas - Collection of Patriotic Songs

Corigliano - Voyage

Copland - Saturday Night Waltz and Hoe Down from Rodeo

Chadwick - Jubilee from Symphonic Sketches

Harris - Americana

Sousa, arr. McAlister - Liberty Bell March

Lowden, arr. - Armed Forces Salute

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