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Fred P. Hall Amphitheater,
Palatine IL
8:00pm

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Fred P. Hall Amphitheater,
Palatine IL
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Monday, July 3, 2017

Wallace Bowl at Gillson Park,
Wilmette IL
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Lagoon at Dawes Park,
Evanston IL
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Sunday, July 23, 2017

Main Beach Bandshell,
Crystal Lake IL
12:30pm

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Fred P. Hall Amphitheater,
Palatine IL
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Sunday, November 12, 2017

Cutting Hall,
Palatine IL
3:30pm

Friday, December 1, 2017

Cutting Hall,
Palatine IL
7:00pm

Sunday, March 11, 2018

Altergott Auditorium at Palatine High School,
Palatine IL
3:30pm

Sunday, April 29, 2018

Cutting Hall,
Palatine IL
3:30pm

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A Holiday Rhapsody

Larry MacTaggart

 

This setting includes “The 12 Days of Christmas”, “Gloria” (from “Angels We Have Heard on High”), “Deck the Halls”, “Dashing Through the Snow” and “I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day”. It was original- ly written for the United States Air Force Band in Washington, D.C.

Arranger Larry MacTaggart is a former chief arranger for the USAF band in Washington. He now works at the Pentagon. A former percussionist, he holds music degrees from Arkansas and Nebraska. He was director of public school bands in Fairbury, NE and served as conductor of the (Omaha) Nebraska Wind Symphony. 

Last updated on July 17, 2013 by Palatine Concert Band