Michigan State vs. NU

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Date
1986-11-15
Main contributors
Paynter, John P.; Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). School of Music; Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)
Summary
Northwestern University Marching Band performs at the Northwestern Wildcats game against the Michigan State University Spartans at Dyche Stadium. Conducted by Dale J. Lonis, the pregame performances include "America the Beautiful," "Gonna Fly Now," Go U Northwestern," and the National Anthem. The halftime performances include "Conquistador," "El Canto Trieste," and "Grooving Hard." A tribute to the senior members of the band is made and "March of the Steelmen" is performed on the last home game of the regular season. Finally, John P. Paynter conducts the NU marching band for "Alma Mater." Music professor and bandleader John Phillip Paynter, named for John Phillip Sousa, began his musical studies at Northwestern, graduating with a Bachelor of Music degree in 1950 and a Master's in Theory and Composition in 1951. Upon graduation, Paynter joined NU's faculty as the Director of the Marching Band. During his career at Northwestern, Paynter taught classes in band music, conducting, and arranging. The John P. Paynter Collection consists of six series titled Biographical Materials, Office, Northwestern University "Wildcat" Marching Band (NUMB), Publications, Music, and Digital and Audio Visual Material.
Contributors
Paynter, John P.; Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Marching Band; Lonis, Dale; Friedmann, Pete
Genre
Music
Subjects
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). School of Music; Music; Band directors; Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Marching Band; Northwestern Wildcats (Football team); Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.)--Football--History; Michigan State University--Football--History; Michigan State Spartans (Football team)
Locations
Evanston, Illinois; Ryan Field (Evanston, Ill.)
Collection
Northwestern University Marching Band
Unit
Northwestern University Archives
Terms of Use
The recordings on this web site are provided for use by Northwestern University students, faculty, staff and guests. Further distribution and/or any commercial use of these recordings from this site is strictly prohibited. Please contact specialcollections@northwestern.edu for more information. IN COPYRIGHT
Physical Description
VHS
Notes
Image has green tint at start that gradually gets better.
Other Identifier
Catalog Key: 19/2/5

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