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The Spirit of Champions” Concert 7/27/08

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Cheryl Woldseth at the morning’s rehearsal

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Michael Ireland, Patty Zollner, Abraham Fish

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Baritone saxes:
Dan Herve, Nick Stumbaugh, Mark Toffelmier

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Gary Eckhardt, Casha Cory, Alex Ramey

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Ginger Jackson (bass clarinet), David Lake
(alto clarinet)

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Michael Ireland, Patty Zollner, Abraham Fish, Richard Geisler

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Cheryl in motion

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Six point five of the eight tubas

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Tubas plus percussionists Norm Kies, Jim Roberson

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Flute section

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Must be good if Cheryl’s smiling!

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Some flutes and saxes

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Some horns, flutes, and saxes

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8 French horns:
Ian Bell, Judson Goodrich, Julian Solano, John-Paul Meyer, Tony Mickela, Rosemary Baschal, Henry Cardana, Laura Lapinski

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12  of 13 Trumpets:
Jim Luckinbill, Claus Dreyer, Karin Hofland, Roberta Ross, Irv Gidding, Tracy Savage, Steve Fernald, Sandra Mass, Forrest Schomberg, Gary Eckhardt, Casha Cory, Alex Ramey

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Some trumpets, tubas, trombones, and baritones

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Jerry Foote & Anne DeCarli
Eb Clarinets:
Michael Price & Bill Powell
1st Bb Clarinets:
Pete Hanson & Harold George

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Clarinet section

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Long-time band groupie Ted Peach cheered on his wife (Nancy: baritone horn) and helped sell his son’s DVD production of
this concert

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Contestants play “musical squares” while the band played “Mission: Impossible”

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The game was fun for the band too!

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The prize was a free ice cream treat!

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The crowd during intermission

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The band greets the crowd during intermission.

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Everyone got a shady spot.

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A wide-angle picture of the band at the morning rehearsal.

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The bandshell at Pioneer Park as the shade slowly takes over prior to concert time.

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A beautiful park, and a great place for a picnic and music.

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Concert time!

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3 of 13 Flutes:
Susan Desper, Alice Jacobs, Kirsti Powell

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Cheryl on her toes

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14 Bb Clarinets

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The audience waits for the shade to take over as they enjoy the music.

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Vocalist Sarah Pressler leads everyone in the 1908 version and sing-along of “Take Me Out to the Ballgame”

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Just look at all that shiny brass, even in a field of 100!

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Cheryl catches the band’s eye (perhaps just by staring them down?)

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Cheryl summons beautiful sounds from the band.

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The tuba section makes a wonderful sight and sound!

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An audience of all kinds is enthralled.

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Cheryl calls for action!

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The percussion make a nice display.

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All the saxes plus the bass clarinets

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Bass clarinets:
Jan Woldseth & Ginger Jackson

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The band takes a well-deserved ovation.

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3 of 5 alto saxes:
Carla Nordstrom, Ernie Kapphahn, & Tom Hudspeth
1 of 3 tenor saxes:
Randy Baptista
2 of 3 baritone saxes:
Dan Herve & Nick Stumbaugh

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Jane Solano (flute),
 Paul DeCarli (bassoon)

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While Jane practices, Tom shares with Ernie.  (Perhaps it’s just his reed?)

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Jerry Foote & Anne DeCarli
2 of 7 Trombones:
Francis Chew & Kelly O’Brien, & some tubas too (Earl Cruser)

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4 of 5 Alto saxes:
Bob Bobrow, Carla Nordstrom, Ernie Kapphahn, Tom Hudspeth

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3 of 8 French horns:
Julian Solano, John-Paul Meyer, Tony Mickela

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French horns:
Julian Solano & John-Paul Meyer

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The Oom-pah and Dixieland Ensemble:
Sarah Pressler (vocals),
Pete Hanson (clarinet),
Alex Ramey (trumpet),
David Bear (trombone),
Mark Meeker (tuba)