Saturday May 18
Full Circle Party Band 5:30 pm
Mississippi Symphony Orchestra 7:30 pm
Historic Canton Square to Host 10th Annual Symphony on the Square
The Mississippi Symphony Orchestra (MSO) will join award winning Mississippi
actor and writer John Maxwell for a night of both patriotic selections and pops
music on the beautiful Canton Square.
The MSO and John Maxwell will present a salute to Armed Forces Day during the first half of the program. This will include The Star Spangled Banner, Armed Forces Salute, Tribute to Irving Berlin, Jump Swing Fever, and God Bless America. John Maxwell's narration will provide a powerful tribute to our flag, our military, our people, and our land.
The second half of the program will include pop and broadway selections Phantom of the Opera, Eleanor Rigby, and Seventy Six Trombones. The evening will close with patriotic favorite Stars and Stripes Forever.
The entertainment will start at 5:30 pm with the Full Circle Party Band led by Bill MacNeill. Full Circle Party Band knows how to put on a show and really entertain a crowd. Come out early for the best seats and enjoy Full Circle Party Band.
This event is free and open to the public. Lawn chairs, coolers, and blankets welcome.
The Canton Chamber Main Street Association will provide a concession stand.
Canton 2013 Program
Traditional National Anthem
arr. Bob Lowden Armed Forces Salute
John Williams 1941 March
Arr. Bruce Healey Tribute to Irving Berlin
In the Mood (Glenn Miller)
Begin the Beguine (Artie Shaw)
You Made Me Love You (Harry Warren)
Moonlight Serenade (Glenn Miller)
Sing, Sing, Sing (Benny Goodman)
Victor Young Around the World in 80 Days
arr. Crafton Beck
arr. John Wasson Jump Swing Fever
John Williams Theme from Jurassic Park
Irving Berlin God Bless America
arr. Bruce Healey
Crafton Beck In Gladness Bearing Fanfare
Andrew Lloyd Webber Three Selections from Phantom of the Opera
arr. Crafton Beck Phantom of the Opera
Music of the Night
Angel of Music
John Lennon and Paul McCartney Eleanor Rigby
John Lennon and Paul McCartney Michelle
arr. Ralph Hermann
Meredith Willson Seventy Six Trombones
John Philip Sousa Stars and Stripes Forever