Bandorama

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Date
1986-11-16
Main contributors
Paynter, John P.; Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). School of Music; Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)
Summary
Bandorama features highlights from the Northwestern University Marching Band's 1986 season. Conducted by Dale Lonis, the performance begins with "America the Beautiful," "The Battle Hymm of the Republic," and the National Anthem.  The Northwestern Marching Band then performs other universities' fight songs, "Go U Northwestern," "Sing, Sing, Sing," music from "Shaft," and "Georgia on My Mind." The band then performs highlights from half-time shows throughout the 1986 season including "Conquistador" and "Gonna Fly Now." The Northwestern University Men's Glee Club performs a selection of songs. Selections from past halftime shows continues with "El Canto Trieste," "Malagueña," "Bop Cheer," "Big Noise from Winnetka," "Sweet Georgia Brown," "It Don't Mean a Thing, If It Ain't Got That Swing," "Make Me Smile," "MacArthur Park," "Grooving Hard." The senior members of the band are then acknowledged, Lonis addresses the audience and thanks band leaders, and  "March of the Steelmen" is performed. Finally, John P. Paynter speaks about the spirit of the Northwestern University Marching Band, and then conducts the marching band for "Alma Mater." 
Contributors
Paynter, John P.; Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Marching Band; Lonis, Dale; Friedmann, Pete
Genre
Music
Subjects
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). School of Music; Music; Band directors; Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Marching Band
Locations
Evanston, Illinois; Pick-Staiger Concert Hall (Evanston, Ill.)
Collection
Northwestern University Marching Band
Unit
Northwestern University Archives
Terms of Use
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Physical Description
VHS
Notes
Image is soft. General tracking and picture stability issues.
Other Identifier
Catalog Key: 19/2/5

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