Music In Our Schools Month Archives – 1997

Year and Theme

1997 “Music…It’s Worth It!”


Blockbuster Desert Sky Pavilion in Phoenix, AZ


The Canadian Brass


The Tempe School District No. 3 Fifth Grade Honor Choir, Kim Ochsner, Director


The Dobson High School Symphony Orchestra directed by Rich Christensen


Carriers of the Light 
Words and Music by Jerry Estes
Copyright ©MCMXCV by Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.
All Rights Reserved. Printed in USA.
Used with Permission of the Publisher.

Flying Free 
Words and Music by Don Besig (ASCAP)
Copyright MCMLXXXIX, MXMLXXX, Shawnee Press, Inc., Delaware Water Gap, PA 18327
International Copyright Secured. Made in the USA. All Rights Reserved.

I Walk In Beauty
Arlienne Nofchissey-Williams, Transcribed by Kay Edwards
Copyright © Arlienne Nofchissey-Williams.

Galliard Battaglia
(Performed by The Canadian Brass)
Music by Samuel Scheidt.

Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing 
Words by James Weldon Johnson, Music by J. Rosamond Johnson, Arranged by Jim Christensen
Copyright ©1921 by Edward B. Marks Music Company Copyright Renewed
This Arrangement Copyright ©1966 by Edward B. Marks Music Company
International Copyright Secured. All Rights Reserved.
Reprinted by Permission of Hal Leonard Publishing.

Festival Overture 
Music by Dmitri Shostakovich.

From Sea to Shining Sea 
Words by Katherine Lee Bates, Music by Samuel A. Ward, Paraphrased by Maurice C. Whitney
Copyright ©1963 Warner Bros., Inc.
All Rights Reserved.