Thanks again to Gerry Fornwald, ’55, we have this videotape recording from 1990. It features the entirety of the 1990 Alumni Weekend Band Concert conducted in part by Col. Feltham. The whole program runs around 45 minutes long, but you can click into it at various points in the program. Click here to get the whole story and see this video!
This is an audio recording of VFMA’s performance at President Dwight D. Eisenhower’s 63rd birthday in Hershey, PA. Many thanks for the recording to Gerry Fornwald, ’55, who was there! There’s a fair amount of distortion on the original, but you can get a sense of the VFMA Band and choir in 1953. Enjoy! Dan Click this link to go to the full story!
How I missed this, I’ll never know. In rummaging around the site today, I discovered the page for the Spring 1974 VFMA Band concert. The page listed the music on the tape, but had the words “still needs to be digitized” at the bottom. Unbeknownst to me, back when I was digitizing the original set of tapes, I had some sort of issue with the 1812 Overture track on the tape. I had set it aside with a note to myself to “find a second tape” to complete the playlist. Today, it was apparent that I never did. When I … Get your chin in and keep reading…
Check out “The Best Of….” yet another VFMA Band Record that’s been added to BandSir.com!
Click here to listen to the new playlist from the VFMA Band record “Star Spangled Spectacular!”