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WesWinds Fall Concert

music-dandelionFrom The CFA:

The Wesleyan Wind Ensemble performs an exciting array of pieces for winds and percussion.

Date: Tuesday, December 8
Time: 7:00 – 8:30 PM
Place: Crowell Concert Hall

WesWinds (Wind Ensemble) Concert

The CFA invites you to enjoy an exciting evening of wind ensemble music! John Spencer Camp Professor of Music Neely Bruce conducts the WesWinds fall concert, including Gustav Holst’s “First Suite in E-flat for Military Band”, and John Barnes Chance’s “Variations on a Korean Folk Song.”

Date: Tuesday, December 2nd
Time: 8:00pm
Place: Crowell Concert Hall (CFA)

WesWinds Spring Concert

You’re invited to hear Wesleyan’s wind ensemble, WesWinds:

The Wesleyan Wind Ensemble, under the direction of John Spencer Camp Professor of Music Neely Bruce, performs an exciting array of pieces for winds and percussion. Featuring marches by Sousa, Shostakovich, Prokofiev, and Hanssen; Chopin Preludes for woodwinds; and Colonial Song by Percy Grainger; with guest bagpiper Matt Welch, helping to recreate a bit of Bruce’s CONVERGENCE: Some Parades for Charlie’s Dad.

Date: Tuesday, May 6
Time: 8:00 PM
Place: Crowell Concert Hall
Cost: FREE!

Join WesWinds (MUSC 443)

Taran Catania ’13 writes in:

Played in high school band and miss it? Play an instrument but wish you could be in a group? Want a fun and painless way to snag an extra credit this semester?

WesWinds is a wind ensemble that meets on Tuesday nights in Crowell Concert Hall from 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM. No audition required; if you can play an instrument and have access to it here, you are already qualified. Take it for a full credit (CR/U or graded) or just for fun. The group is open to the Middletown community as well. The final concert takes place during the last class of the semester.

All instruments are welcome, but we are especially looking for:

Join WesWinds – MUSC 443

Michael Brown ’11 has an opportunity for musicians playing wind ensemble instruments:

WesWinds is a wind ensemble that meets on Tuesday nights in Crowell Concert Hall from 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM.  No audition required; take it for credit or just for fun.  The music selections are eclectic, ranging from last semester’s classic military suites by Gustav Holst to last spring’s “Godzilla Eats Las Vegas”.  The group is open to the Middletown community as well.  Contact either the conductor (phadley(at)wesleyan(dot)edu) or me (mcbrown(at)wesleyan(dot)edu) with any questions. The first rehearsal is Tuesday, January 25.

  • What: WesWinds, MUSC 443
  • Where: Crowell Concert Hall
  • When: 7:00 PM – 9:30 every Tuesday night, starting this Tuesday, January 25
  • Why: Earn a credit, or just do it for fun!