THE CEREMONIAL PROGRAM

 

MICHAEL RICHARDS

President of the Board of Regents, State of Iowa, Presiding

 

Hollis Monroe

Announcer

 

PRELUDE CONCERT

Flourish for Wind Band………………………………………………….….……Ralph Vaughan Williams

Yorkshire Ballad………………………………………………………………………………James Barnes

Acadiana………………………………………………………………………………………Frank Ticheli

Air for Band………………………………………………………………………………….Frank Erickson

Transcendent Journey ……………………………………………………….…………… Rossano Galante

ISU Wind Ensemble

Michael Golemo, conductor

 

THE ACADEMIC PROCESSION

March and Procession of Bacchus…………………………………………….………………. Leo Delibes

arr. Eric Osterling

 

OPENING CEREMONY

The Posting of the Colors…………….………………………………………… Joint Service Color Guard

The Star-Spangled Banner………………………………………………………………. Francis Scott Key

Simon Estes, bass-baritone

 

WELCOME

Michael Richards

 

GREETINGS

Representing the State of Iowa, The Honorable Kim Reynolds, Governor

Representing the undergraduate students, Julian Neely,

Student Government President

Representing the graduate students, Norin Yasin Chaudhry,

President of the Graduate and Professional Student Senate

Representing the faculty, Peter Martin, President of the Faculty Senate

Representing the professional and scientific staff, Stacy Renfro,

President of the Professional and Scientific Council

Representing the merit staff, Jean McMaken,

President of AFSCME Local 96

Representing the alumni, Lawrence Cunningham, Chair, Board of Directors,

Iowa State University Alumni Association

 

MUSICAL PRESENTATIONS

To Serve…………………………………………………………………………………….Michael Golemo

Premier Performance

Toreador Song (from “Carmen”)…………………………………….……………….……….Georges Bizet

arr. Michael Golemo

Simon Estes, bass-baritone

 

INTRODUCTION OF THE PRESIDENT

Gregory Geoffroy, President Emeritus, Iowa State University

 

THE INSTALLATION

Installation of the President

Michael Richards

 

Installation Address

“To Serve. To Lead. To Excel.”

Wendy Wintersteen, President of Iowa State University of Science and Technology

 

MUSICAL PRESENTATIONS

If Music Be the Food of Love………………………………………………………………………David Dickau

The Bells of Iowa State …………………………………………………………………………….James Wilson

arr. Robert Molison

Iowa State Singers

James Rodde, conductor

Michael Banwarth, accompanist

 

CLOSING REMARKS

Michael Richards

 

RECESSIONAL

Grand March (from “Aida”)...................................................................................................Giuseppe Verdi

ISU Wind Ensemble

Michael Golemo, conductor