WINTER CONCERT 2013

February 23, 2013    7:30 PM
Morrison HS Auditorium
Morrison, Illinois


Ludwig van Beethoven

Fidelio Overture, Op 72c

Alec Wilder
Suite No 1 'Effie'
Effie Goes Folk Dancing
Effie Sings a Lullaby
Effie Joins the Carnival

Taylor Hicks, tuba

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor
Petite Suite, Op 77
La Caprice de Nanette
Demande et Reponse
Un Sonnet d'Amour
La Tarantelle Fretillante

I N T E R M I S S I O N

Øystein Baadsvik
Fnugg Blue
Benjamin Rogers, tuba

Georges Bizet
Symphony in C major
Allegre vivo
Adagio
Allegro vivace; Trio
Allegro vivace

 

Winter Concert 2013

Taylor HicksTaylor Hicks is part of a family that is very involved in music. He is the son of Walter and Christina Hicks, who are both music educators. He has two brothers who are also involved in music.

Taylor is a senior at Clinton High School where he is involved in many groups and organizations. Taylor has been a member of numerous ensembles including the Mixed Choir, Concert Band, Royal Riverking Marching Band, Pep Band, Orchestra. In addition, he is currently a member of the A’cappella Choir, the Men’s Double Quartet, and the principal tubist of the school’s Symphonic Band.

Taylor has performed in multiple high honor groups including the NEIBA Honor Band in 2009 and 2010, as well as the Iowa All-State Honor Band in 2011 and 2012. He has also performed multiple times with the University of Iowa and Iowa State University Honor Bands.

Outside of music, Taylor is involved in several organizations including National Honor Society and the Boy Scouts of America in which he has gained his Eagle Scout award.

Taylor has been accepted to the University of Northern Iowa and plans to pursue a degree in music education.


Biographical Information supplied by Taylor Hicks.


Ludwig van Beethoven
- Fidelio Overture, Op 72c

Alec Wilder - Suite No 1 for Tuba

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor - Petite Suite, Op 77

Øystein Baadsvik - Fnugg Blue

Georges Bizet - Symphony in C major