American Fanfare

Monday, July 04, 2022 - 4:30 PM
Sarasota Opera House
61 N Pineapple Avenue
Sarasota, FL 34235

Celebrate America with choral fireworks, rousing marches and patriotic fervor. Old Glory and Uncle Sam are feted in this annual performance featuring the Lakewood Ranch Wind Ensemble and Choral Artists of Sarasota. Musical fireworks abound in this annual salute to America.

Choral Artists of Sarasota

Francis Scott Key: The National Anthem
Amy Marcy Beach: A Song of Liberty
Phyllis Wolfe White: Resolved
Katie O’Connor-Ballantyne: I Lift My Lamp
John Purifoy and John Jacobson: I Once Had a Dream
Bob Moline and Randy Bright: Golden Dream
George M. Cohan: Cohan’s Big Three!
Lee Greenwood: God Bless the USA

Lakewood Ranch Wind Ensemble

Karl L. King: Barnum and Bailey’s Favorite
William Schuman: Chester Overture
John Philip Sousa: Fugue on Yankee Doodle
Jerry Bilik: Civil War Fantasy

Lakewood Ranch Wind Ensemble with Choral Artists of Sarasota

Joyce Eilers and Bob Lowden, arrangers: Armed Forces Salute
Carmen Dragon, arranger: America the Beautiful
Irving Berlin: God Bless America

Program length: 90 minutes with intermission

Health & Safety Protocol for All Concerts

Price of event: $5 - $50