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by Ira Novoselsky & Max McKee (NOVOS-20)

Kaleid Frank Wickes, Conductor

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Frank at age 2 (1939)
Frank (right) with his brothers in 1948 Frank during his H. S senior year (1955)  Frank: Senior year of college (1959)
Frank conducting Ft. Hunt H. S. in 1971 Frank Wickes with his Fort Hunt (Virginia) High School Band in 1971



The University of Florida Marching Band under Frank Wickes at the 1975 Gator Bowl. Frank with the first prize crystal bowl from the Internation Band Festival in '72
WickesLSUark Frank presented an LSU game ball
      at the Arkansas game in 2009

The Audio and Video Program Frank Wickes features

1. VIDEO: Frank Wickes conducting excerpts at ABC 2007 (13 min.)
Max McKee introducing Frank Wickes at Ginger Rogers Concert
    Vanity Fair (Fletcher/Karrick) RO Band
    Blessed Are They (Brahms/Buehlman) RO Band
    Occident and Orient (Saint-Saens/Schissel)
YG Band
    Frank Wickes talks to the June 26 concert audience
    Sabre & Spurs (Sousa/Brion-Schissel) YG Band

2. AUDIO: Frank Wickes performances 1970-2008 (68 minutes)
Festive Overture (Shostakovich/Hunsberger): Midwest Clinic 1970, Ft. Hunt H.S.
    March Hongroise (Berlioz/Smith): Austria Intern. Band Festival 1972, Ft. Hunt H.S.
    Toccata, Adogio & Fugue (Bach/Paynter): ABA convention 1993 (New Orleans)
    Niagara (Daugherty): 1999 CBDNA in Austin, Texas, LSU Wind Ensemble
    Finale - Serenade in D Minor (Dvorak): 2001 LSU Wind Ensemble (Baton Rouge)
    The Merry King (Grainger): 2003 LSU Wind Ensemble (Baton Rouge)
    Symphonic Dances from West Side Story (Bernstein/Lavender): 2008 LSU Winds

             Novos Radio



With LSU grad/oscar winner, Bill Conti 08

Frank celebrates the 1994 national championship win over Oklahoma

With Carmen Dragon & Veronica Tyler (1976)

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