C. Alan at the 2015 Midwest Clinic


C. Alan Publications will have a larger presence than ever at the Midwest Band & Orchestra Clinic this year in Chicago! Not only will we have a larger footprint in the exhibit hall, but we have started distributing the catalog of another foreign publisher. Please stop by Booth #824 to look at music for concert band, jazz ensemble, and percussion ensemble from C. Alan Publications, G & M Brand Publications (Great Britain), Brolga Music (Australia), and now TradeWinds Publications (Great Britain).

Composers at the Booth

More of our composers than ever will be gracing our booth with their presence. On a given day, you might get to meet any of the following talents:

David Gillingham
Luigi Zaninelli
Reber Clark
Nathan Daughtrey
Joshua Hinkel
Christopher Nelson
Jeff Jordan
Frederick Speck
Ralph Hultgren
Jodie Blackshaw
Richard Phillips
and more!

Performance/Clinic Schedule

10:45am – Westfield High School Percussion Ensemble (W190)
Prelude to Paradise by Jacob Remington
Aquarium (from 'Carnival of the Animals') – Saint-Saëns/Matt Moore

8:30am – Manvel High School Percussion Ensemble (W190)
Mas Fuerte – Stephen Rush

6:00pm – Shujitsu Junior & Senior High School Wind Ensemble (W375AB)
Wayfaring Stranger – Christopher Nelson

FRIDAY 12/18
8:30am – Avon High School Brass Choir (W375E)
Song & Dance – Phillip Sparke

10:30am – The Birth & Life of New Music: Steps to Creating New Quality Repertoire from Conception to Performance (W183)
David Gillingham, clinician
Vital Signs of Planet Earth (Concerto for Bass Trombone & Wind Ensemble) featuring George Curran

10:30am – 2015 Jazz Ensemble New Music Reading Session (W196)
The United States Navy Band Commodores
Green Eggs & Funk – David Gardner
Tricks of the Trade – Roger Schmigli

12:00pm – 2015 Concert Band New Music Reading Session (W183)
Bands of the Air National Guard
Galactic Mission – Joshua Hinkel
Good Night, Dear Heart – Dan Forrest

4:30pm – VanderCook College of Music Symphonic Band (W375E)
Bounce – Nathan Daughtrey, featuring soloist Jose Sibaja (of the Boston Brass)

8:30am – Tara Winds (W375E)
Nostalgic Dances – Luigi Zaninelli