Marked “With reflection”, Ceremonies Past and Present begins with a calm theme played by the flute and horn. As the piece progresses, a march ensues, bringing the theme to its final heroic setting. Ceremonies Past and Present fits well in any Grade 3 high school or community concert band program.
Duration: ca 3 1/2 minutes
November 10, 2013
Cupertino Symphonic Band Veteran's Concert, Quinlan Community Center
June 7, 2013
Commissioned by the Milpitas Community Concert Band, Director Jeff Yaeger, Milpitas Community Center