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MSU Alumni Tour Band

2004 - The Netherlands, Belgium and France

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 21 - July 4
Day 1, Mon. June 21
Travel to Amsterdam
Day 2, Tue. June 22
Arrive Amsterdam - Evening Concordia concert - Overnight Hotel Novotel
Day 3, Wed. June 23
Morning sightseeing - Afternoon at leisure - Welcome Dinner at Hotel Novotel - Overnight Hotel Novotel
Day 4, Thu. June 24
 Morning and afternoon at leisure - MS Regina Rheni sails - Welcome Reception in ship's main bar - Overnight MS Regina Rheni
Day 5, Fri. June 25
Morning arrival Rotterdam - Optional shore excursion to Dleft - Afternoon arrival Dordrecht - Optional shore excursion to Windmills - Evening concert Dordrecht - Overnight MS Regina Rheni 
Day 6, Sat. June 26
Morning departure Dordrecht - Afternoon arrival Veere/Middelburg - Overnight MS Regina Rheni
Day 7, Sun. June 27
Morning arrival Ghent - Morning sightseeing Bruges - Concert Bruges - Afternoon departure DePanne - Concert at Esplanade (DePanne) - Evening Captain's Farewell cocktail party and dinner - Ship departs Ghent - Overnight MS Regina Rheni
Day 8, Mon. June 28
Morning arrival Antwerp - Optional tour of Antwerp - Afternoon disembarkment - Afternoon check-in Hotel Bedford, Brussels - Overnight Hotel Bedford
Day 9, Tue. June 29
Morning sightseeing - Afternoon and evening at leisure - Overnight Hotel Bedford
Day 10, Wed. June 30
Morning optional tour to Waterloo - Afternoon departure for Paris by coach - Evening arrival Paris - Overnight Hotel Mercure Bercy
Day 11, Thu. July 1
Morning sightseeing Paris including Notre Dame Hall - Afternoon at leisure - Optional "Evening in Montmartre" - Overnight Hotel Mercure Bercy
Day 12, Fri., July 2
Day at leisure - Optional afternoon tour to Monet's home at Giverny - Overnight Hotel Mercure Bercy
Day 13, Sat., July 3
Morning optional tour to Versailles - Afternoon concert Luxemborg Gardens -  Evening transfer to Bateaux Mouches dock for Farewell Dinner and cruise on Seine - Overnight Hotel Mercure Bercy
Day 14, Sun., July 4
Leave for United States

2004 MSU Alumni Band Personnel


                        Flute                               Bassoon                                 Trombone

                        Susan Ambs                   Paul Dombroske                     Richard Gulliver

                        Lynn Brown                    Sue Miller                               Rod Ham

                        Charles Coltrane             Jan Palmer                              Warren Harman

                        Jane Goodrich                                                              Pete Kressler

                        Judie Leece                    Saxophone                             Henry Minster

                        Toby Salzman                 Brent Bodnar                          Matt Nelson

                        Isabel Scott                    Lisa Heller                              Dave Ness

                        Roger Welton                 Jack Nelson                           Walt Ross

                                                              Nancy Nelson                       

                        Oboe                                                                           Euphonium

                        Dixie Detgen                   Trumpet                                 Tom Broka

                        Jenny Schwab                Dick Allen                              Doug Goodrich

                        William Teel                   Cheryl Ambs                          John Leipprandt

                                                              Mark Brissette                        Sue Topping

                        Bb Clarinet                     Robert Crane                         Helena Travis

                        Jean Fickett                    Lisa Fulton                             James Waun

                        Debbie Freeman             Richard Illman                       

                        Barb Dougherty                   Ray Kinzel                              Tuba

                        Barbara Hunt                  Dave Kressler                        Dick Crissman

                        John Kostoff                   Jeff Kressler                           Dave Kjellberg

                        Jerry Mattson                 Maurice Mueller                     Mike Nelson

                        William Morris             Bob Rice                                   Kingsley Sears

                        Lanie Rice                               

                        Craig Schley                   French Horn                           Percussion

                        Carolyn Sherrill           Dale Bartlett                                 Les Dale

                        Bill Sutherland            Stacy Detgen                                William Henderson

                        Mary Ann Tindall            Hannah Kliewer                      Collette Schugart

                        Roger Topliff                  Fred Vanosdall                       Abby Schwab

                                                                                                          John Seylhower

                        Bass Clarinet                                                                  Jerry Spry

                        Olan Dombroske

                        Don McCorkle