Think About It
by the Institute for the Advancement of Secondary and Primary Repertoire Excellence, whose members include
Andrew Cole, Hightower Trail Middle School, Marietta, Georgia | Andrew S. DeNicola, John Zazzali, John P. Stevens H.S., North Edison, New Jersey | Bill Davern, West Genesee Central Schools, Camillus, New York | Dr. Birch Browning, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio | R. Brady Finch and Mike McBain, Lee’s Summit High School, Lee's Summit, Missouri | Brian Downey, Las Vegas Academy, Las Vegas, Nevada | Scott Hillock, Jenks High School, Jenks, Oklahoma | Russ Kramer, Mason City High School, Mason City, Iowa | Brian Messier, Belchertown High School, Belchertown, Massachusetts | Chip De Stefano, McCracken Middle School, Skokie, Illinois | Chris Burkhart, Cape Henlopen High School, Lewes, Delaware | Chris Gleason, Patrick Marsh Middle School, Sun Prairie, Wisconsin | Chris Wilhjelm, Ryan Dore, Band Directors, Pascack Hills High School, Montvale New Jersey | Collin Myers, Auburn Middle School, Auburn, Massachusetts | Dan Coyne, Ponaganset High School, Foster/Glocester, Rhode Island | Daniel Griffith, L’Anse Creuse High School North, Macomb, Michigan | Dan Terrell, Aaron Nuss, and Jen Tiede, Linn-Mar High School, Marion, Iowa | David Irish, Palo Verde High School, Las Vegas, Nevada | Dennis Kaneshiro, Director of Bands, Kalani High School, Honolulu, Hawaii | Donald Krubsack, David Elmhirst, Daniel Tewalt, Wayzata High School, Plymouth, Minnesota | Doug Martin, Director of Bands, Langley High School, McLean, Virginia | Erik Lynch, Verona High School, Verona, New Jersey | Eric Palmquist, Camp Hill Middle/High School, Camp Hill, Pennsylvania | Evan Quintus, Basha High School, Chandler, Arizona | Glen Adsit, The Hartt School, West Hartford, Connecticut | Greg Harris, Director, North Middlesex Regional High School in Townsend, MA | J. Clayton Stansberry, Legacy High School, Broomfield, Colorado | Jacob Polancich, Arrowhead Union High School - Hartland, Wisconsin | Jacob W. Wilson, III. Lyme/Old Lyme High School, Old Lyme, Connecticut | Jason Heeren, Johnston High School Band Parents Association, Johnston Iowa | Joseph Witkowski, Annandale High School, Fairfax County Public Schools, Virginia | Jeffrey Conrad, Roxbury High School, Succasunna, New Jersey | Jesse Dochnahl, Missoula County Public Schools, Missoula, Montana | Jeff Mount, Blair High School, Blair, Nebraska | Jon Baumann, Director of Bands, Mandan High School | G. Jonathan Thomann, Director of Bands, Plymouth-Canton Ed. Park, Canton, Michigan | Kennan Torgerson, Coral Reef High School, Miami, Florida | Dr. Kenneth Thompson, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio | Kerry Taylor, Westlake High School, Austin Texas | Kevin Ownby and Travis Bender, Oak Mountain High School, Birmingham, Alabama | Kristen Hames, Hill Country Middle School, Austin, Texas | Mark Herold, Legacy High School, Bismarck, North Dakota | Matthew P. Bufis, Evanston Township High School, Evanston, Illinois | Mathieu Girardet, Orange County School of the Arts, Santa Ana, California | Matthew Sisia, Oyster Bay High School, Oyster Bay, New York | Matt Temple, New Trier High School, Winnetka, Illinois | Michael DeMarco, Director of Bands; The Quincy Public Schools, Quincy, Massachusetts | Mindy Scheierman, Director of Bands, Millburn High School, Millburn, New Jersey | Myron Peterson, Urbandale High School, Urbandale, Iowa | Parker Bixby, Mercer Island High School, Mercer Island Washington | Paul Bain, Graham Kapowsin High School, Spanaway, Washington | Richard Riederer, Frontier High School, Hamburg, New York | Robert Rink, Ferrucci Junior High School, Puyallup, Washington | Rusty Hart, Cabot High School, Cabot, Arkansas | Scott Dunn, Deanna Nikirik, Baldwin High School, Baldwin, New York | Sean Anderson, Kearsarge Regional High School, North Sutton, New Hampshire | Sharon Bonneau, Director of Bands, Kilmer Middle School, Vienna, Virginia | Susan Willmering, South Pointe Middle School, Diamond Bar, California | Susan Ochi-Onishi, Director of the Kaimuki MS Symphonic Winds, Honolulu, Hawaii | Tyler North Sandia High School, Albuquerque, New Mexico | Wayne Fanning, Niu Valley Middle School, Honolulu, Hawaii | Wendy Higdon and Andrew Brough, Creekside Middle School, Carmel, Indiana | William Davern, West Genesee High School, Camillus, New York
January 2019 in Michigan
Grade 2.5 Concert Band
**Available for performance in January 2020
Think About It is a fun, groove-centric tune that takes its inspiration from early funk music of the 1960s and 1970s. Honestly I just wanted to write something y’all can bop to.