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AMERICAN TRIBUTES

Sunday April 27, 2014 - 3:00 pm
Wayzata Community Church
125 Wayzata Blvd. East
Wayzata 55391
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Jerry Luckhardt, conductor
Free-will offering • Open to the public

This concert will benefit the Salvation Army Harbor Light Minneapolis

The American Tributes Concert will tell stories of memorable moments in American history through music including the commemoration of the 70th Anniversary of D-Day with Suite Francaise by Darius Milhaud.  Composed in 1944, this work was written in appreciation of the American people for their effort and support of the French citizens during WWII.

Monument Fanfare and Tribute - Philip Rothman
Down A Country Lane - Aaron Copland
Suite Francaise - Darius Milhaud
George Washington Bridge - William Schuman
Shenandoah - Frank Ticheli
Commando March - Samuel Barber

This activity is made possible by the voters of Minnesota through grants from the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council, thanks to a legislative appropriation from the arts and cultural heritage fund.



Charles B. Olson Young Composers Contest

2013-2014 Winner Announced


Justin Weiss Encore Wind Ensemble is proud to announce Justin Weiss as this year's composition winner.

To learn more about Justin and his other compositions click HERE. Justin's winning composition, "Landscapes" was premiered on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Stillwater, MN, and Thursday, February 13, 2014 at the Minnesota Music Educators Association (MMEA) conference in Minneapolis, MN.