Band Repertoire

The Moraine Symphonic Band provides the opportunity for members to perform rewarding repertoire.

  • Ackley "Cradle Song" from "Ojibwe Songs"
  • Bach, JS If Thou Be Near
  • Bach, JS Prelude and Fugue in C minor
  • Bach, JS Sheep May Safely Graze
  • Bach, PDQ Grand Serenade for an Awful Lot of Winds and Percussion
  • Bach, PDQ March of the Cute Little Wood Sprites
  • Beethoven Egmont Overture
  • Beethoven Fidelio Overture
  • Beethoven The Creatures of Prometheus Overture
  • Bernstein Overture to “Candide”
  • Borodin Ballet Music from "Prince Igor" (Polovetzian Dances)
  • Debussy The Afternoon of a Faun
  • Dukas The Sorcerer's Apprentice
  • Dvorak New World Symphony
  • Grainger Irish Tune from County Derry
  • Grainger Lincolnshire Posy
  • Grainger Shepherd's Hey
  • Grainger Ye Banks and Braes o' Bonnie Doon
  • Grieg Peer Gynt Suite
  • Grieg Two Lyric Pieces
  • Grundman Three Songs for Christmas
  • Handel "Hallelujah Chorus" from "Messiah"
  • Holst “Mars” and “Jupiter” from "The Planets"
  • Ives Variations on "America"
  • Johann Strauss Overture to Die Fledermaus
  • Mahler “Finale” from  3rd Symphony
  • Mailman Liturgical Music for Band
  • Menotti Introduction, March, and Shepherd's Dance from "Amahl and the Night "
  • Meyer, Richard Pablo!
  • Mozart Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
  • Mozart Overture to "The Marriage of Figaro"
  • Mozart Requiem (arranged by Barbara Buehlman and Daniel Ackley)
  • Mussorgsky Boris Godunov - Prologue (entire) (arranged by Barbara Buehlman and Daniel Ackley)
  • Mussorgsky Night On Bald Mountain
  • Mussorgsky Pictures At An Exhibition *
  • Nelhybel Trittico
  • Orff Carmina Burana
  • Pariza, Michael W. The Amazing Whimcycle
  • Prokofiev Peter and the Wolf
  • Ravel Bolero
  • Reed Russian Christmas Music
  • Rimsky-Korsakov "Procession of the Nobles" from "Mlada"
  • Rimsky-Korsakov Russian Easter Overture
  • Rossini Overture to "The Barber of Seville"
  • Rossini Overture to the "Italian Girl in Algiers"
  • Rossini Overture to "William Tell"
  • Schickele Grand Serenade for an Awful Lot of Winds and Percussion
  • Shostakovich Festival Overture
  • Shostakovich Prelude and Polka
  • Stravinsky Firebird Suite **
  • Tchaikovsky 1812 Overture
  • Tchaikovsky Capriccio Italien
  • Tchaikovsky Nutcracker Suite
  • Tchaikovsky March Slav
  • Tichelli Vesuvius
  • Verdi “Dies Irae” from Requiem *
  • Verdi Prelude from "La Traviata"
  • Von Suppé Light Cavalry Overture
  • Wagner "Entrance of the Gods Into Valhalla" from "Das Rheingold"
  • Wagner Götterdämmerung (selections)
  • Wagner Prelude und Liebestod from Tristan und Isolde
  • Walton Crown Imperial March
  • Williams Star Wars Suite
  • Composer’s premieres
  • and many others

*  Dr. Ackley's arrangement
** Contains some parts with added arrangements by Dr. Ackley