Program

WESTERN PIEDMONT CHAMBER ORCHESTRA

John Gordon Ross, Music Director and Conductor

Present

NIGHT TRAIN

ROLLING DOWN THE TRACKS: A CELEBRATION OF RAILROADS

Program

Pleasure Train Polka, (Vergnügungszug)  Op. 281…………………………………………..…….Johann Strauss, II

Copenhagen Steam Railway Galop……………………………………………………………………….Edward Lumbye

The Carrollton March………………………………………………………………………………………………..Arthur Clifton

Can’t’cha’ Line ‘Em……………………………………………………………………………………………..William Grant Still

This Train is Bound for Glory……………………………………………………………..African American Traditional

John Henry………………………………………………………………………………………………………………Aaron Copland

Steam Up (Mit Dampf), Op. 70……………………………………………………………………………….Edward Strauss

INTERMISSION

El Capitan March…………………………………………………………………………………………………….John Philip Sousa

Humoreske, Op. 101, #7………………………………………………………………………………………….Antonin Dvorak

The Great Crush Collision March…………………………………………………………………………….Scott Joplin

Three Big Band Hits:

    Sentimental Journey………………………………………………………………………..Les Brown and Ben Horner

    Chattanooga Choo-Choo…………………………………………………………Harry Warren and Mack Gordon

   Take the “A” Train………………………………………………………………………………………………Billy Strayhorn

The Great Locomotive Chase………………………………………………………………………………..Robert W. Smith

Fast Track Polka,(Bahn frei)  Op. 45…………………………………………..…………………………Edward Strauss