ABOVE: Seniors Adam Bischoff (left) and Evan Bylina of the EPHS Jazz Band perform during the Dec. 15 Band Winter Concert. District 401 photo by Dave Porreca (click image for larger view).
The Elmwood Park High School Band Program's 2021 Winter Concert took place on Wednesday, Dec. 15, in front of an enthusiastic audience of family and friends.
Under the direction of Mr. Kyle Rhoades, the show featured performances by the school's Jazz Band, Percussion Ensemble and Concert Band.
The Jazz Band performed:
- Swing March (from The Nutcracker) | Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, arr. Paul Clark
- Any Way You Want It | Steve Perry & Neal Schon, arr. Paul Murtha
- Come Fly with Me | Sammy Cahn & James Van Heusen, arr. John Berry
- We Three Kings | John Henry Hopkins, Jr., arr. Rich Woolworth
- St. Louis Blues | W. C. Handy, arr. Mike Collins-Dowden
- Jingle Bells | James Pierpont, arr. Carl Strommen
The Percussion Ensemble performed:
- Christmas Presence | Traditional, arr. Chris Brooks
The Concert Band performed:
- And Heaven and Nature Ring! | Traditional, arr. Patrick Roszell
- All Through the Night | Traditional, arr. Julie Giroux
- Sleigh Ride | Leroy Anderson
- Joy | Frank Ticheli
Thank you to everybody who filled the EPHS auditorium in support of our amazing student musicians! Happy holidays!
NOTE: To view the following photos in a slideshow format, click any of the pictures below. All photos are by Dave Porreca, D401 web/media specialist.