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MSU Alumni Tour Band

2007 - Western Canada

2013 Scotland the Brave
2010 - Italy
2007 - Western Canada
2004 - The Netherlands, Belgium and France
2001 - Budapest, Vienna and Prague
1998 - Denmark, Norway and Sweden
1995 - Alpine Tour
1992 - Ireland, Wales and England
1985 - Italy
Who's Who
About Us


June 18  - June 28 
Day 1, Mon. June 18
Leave Michigan for Calgary - arrive Calgary - Welcome Dinner at hotel (The dinner may be moved to the next night if there are arrival problems.)  D
Day 2, Tue. June 19
Morning sightseeing - Afternoon at leisure - Dinner on your own - Concert (venue and time TBA)  B
Day 3, Wed. June 20
Depart Calgary for Lake Louise - Lunch at Chateau Lake Louise on arrival - Concert 400pm on shore of lake at hotel - Overnight at Chateau Lake Louise  B,L
Day 4, Thur. June 21
Lake Louise at leisure - Late afternoon departure for Banff - Overnight at Banff  B
Day 5, Fri. June 22
Free time in Banff - Afternoon or evening concert (venue and time TBA) - Overnight Banff  B
Day 6, Sat. June 23
Banff at leisure - Optional Day Trip to Columbia Icefields - Overnight Banff  B
Day 7, Sun. June 24
Board the train today for your spectacular trip through the Rockies - Meals aborad the train - Overnight Kamloops - Special:  Evening entertainment with dinner and show  B,L,D
Day 8, Mon. June 25
Enjoy more beautiful scenery as you head to Vancouver on the train, arriving late afternoon - Overnight in Vancouver  B,L
Day 9, Tue. June 26
City sighseeing - Concert (venue and time TBA)  B
Day 10, Wed. June 27
Day at leisure in Vancouver - Farewell Dinner at local restaurant  B,D
Day 11, Thur. June 28
Flights back to Michigan for main group - Day trip to Victoria for others - Day at leisure in Vancouuver for others  B

Program Selections
Pegasus by John Gibson
Second Suite in F by Gustav Holst
     March & Song Without Words
Gershwin Portrait by George Gershwin
     Summertime & It Ain't Necessarily So
Bugler's Holiday by Leroy Anderson
     Bassoon Trio
Bassoon Soloists:  Susan Miller, Janice Palmer, Paul Dombroske
On the Mall March by Edwin Franko Goldman
Suite of Old American Dances by Robert Russell Bennett
     Cakewalk excerpts
Blues for a Killed Kat by Jack End
     Clarinet Soloist:  Harry Goldson
The Dixieland Band
     Selections to be determined
Members:  Roger Topliff, Harry Goldson, Mark Flegg, Rob Olson, Rod Ham, Henry Minster, David Topping, Gerry Spry
Strike Up the Band by George Gershwin
Les Miserables arranged by Warren Barker
     At The End of the Day, I Dreamed a Dream,  Do You Hear the People Sing
Saint Louis Blues March by W.C. Handy
"Hot" Trombone by Henry Filmore
Thunder and Blazes March by Juluis Fucik
Stars and Stripes Forever by John Philip Sousa