Registration Roundup for Ohlone College Bands!

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Time to Register with Ohlone College Community Education in order to play in any of our Three Band or the Tuba Ensemble.

On-Line Registration is open for the following:
Ohlone Community Band (OCB)
Ohlone wind Orchestra (OWO
Mission Peak Brass Band (MPBB)
Ohlone Tuba Ensemble (OTE)

Follow this Link to the Ohlone College Bands Page of the Ohlone College Community Education Registration Site:

https://ohlone.augusoft.net/index.cfm?method=ClassListing.ClassListingDisplay&int_category_id=11&int_sub_category_id=211

If you need assistance – please contact Dan Smith at dansmith@ohlone.edu

See you all soon!

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Happy Holidays from the Ohlone Community Band !!!!

Thank You Friends for a Great Fall 2016 Season! Some challenging music & wonderful audiences!

Our Spring 2017 kicks off on Wednesday, January 25, 2017.
Same Time: 7:30PM to 9:30PM
Same Place: TV Studio B (Room SC-144) on the Ohlone College Fremont Campus.

Due to some of our members experiencing job & life changes – we will have a few openings:
1 – Flute
4 – Bb Clarinets
1 – 2nd Bassoon
1 – Bass Clarinet or Tenor Saxophone
2 – Trumpets/Cornets (Our players use both instruments)
1 – Trombone
1 – Tuba
2 or 3 Concert Percussionists (with one who can play Drum Set)

Contact:
Our Director Tony Clements at: ttuba@comcast.net or
Our Advisory Board Chair Dan Smith at: dansmith@ohlone.edu

See you in January!

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Ohlone College Band Program Presents:

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Ohlone Community Band (OCB) in Concert – Suite Celebration (aka “How Suite It Is!”)

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Ohlone Community Band (OCB) – Suite Celebration (aka “How Suite It Is!”)

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 • 7:30pm

The Ohlone Community Band presents a selection of famous suites composed for wind band, from Holst’s classic First Suite in Eb (1909), Gordon Jacobs’ tribute to the Elizabethan period William Byrd Suite (1924), Persichetti’s dance piece Divertimento (1950), and Michael Mikulka’s contemporary First Suite for Wind Band (2016). Along with military band pieces and concert medleys to round out the performance. How Suite It Is! Directed by Tony Clements.

For more information, visit OhloneCommunityBand.org.
Special Weekday Prices – Tickets $10/$5 at the door or www.SmithCenter.com
Parking is $4

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Ohlone College Bands – Fall 2016 Concerts!

You are invited to join Maestro Tony Clements and the Ohlone College Bands for our Fall 2016 Concerts at the Smith Center at Ohlone College in Fremont, CA.

The Ohlone Wind Orchestra (OWO) – Mysteries of Life

Sunday, October 30, 2016 • 2pm
Beginning with the opening fanfare of “Fate,” Tchaikovsky’s 4th Symphony Finale, the Wind Orchestra’s fall concert explores the mysteries of life. The program also features Mark Camphouse’s Elegy, a moving tribute to the composer’s father, and Lauridsen’s contemporary setting of the sacred Magnum Mysterium. Lighter works include a medley of Italian movie themes and pieces from Leroy Anderson and Igor Stravinsky.

For more information, visit OhloneWindOrchestra.org
Tickets $15/$10 at the door or www.SmithCenter.com
Parking is Free on Sundays

 Ohlone Community Band (OCB) – Suite Celebration (aka “How Suite It Is!”)

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 • 7:30pm
The Ohlone Community Band presents a selection of famous suites composed for wind band, from Holst’s classic First Suite in Eb (1909), Gordon Jacobs’ tribute to the Elizabethan period William Byrd Suite (1924), Persichetti’s dance piece Divertimento (1950), and Michael Mikulka’s contemporary First Suite for Wind Band (2016). Along with military band pieces and concert medleys, the performance will be a real audience-pleaser.

For more information, visit OhloneCommunityBand.org.
Special Weekday Prices – Tickets $10/$5 at the door or www.SmithCenter.com
Parking is $4

 Mission Peak Brass Band (MPBB) – Fall Formal

Friday, November 4, 2016 • 8pm
We kick off the brass band season with a concert of flourishes and formality, including a beautiful transcription of the moving Finale from Mahler’s Symphony #2, Dave Adams’ transcription of Saint Saens’ Finale from “Hail! California,” and Karl King’s march Barnum and Bailey’s Favorite. The concert also includes Eric Whitacre’s Seal Lullaby (featuring flugelhorn soloist Cliff Mercer) and Irving Berlin’s Top Hat, White Tie and Tails.

For more information, visit mpbb.org
Tickets $15/$10 at the door or www.SmithCenter.com
Parking is $4

Ohlone College Band Program – OTE, MPBB, OCB & OWO –
9th Annual Holiday Extravaganza

Saturday, December 3, 2016 • 1pm
We kick off the Holiday Season with each of the four Ohlone College Bands performing a wide variety of Traditional and Modern Holiday Favorites. Starting off with a Holiday Fanfare performed by close to 100 Brass Players from all four ensembles, and featuring our 2nd Annual Baton Auction (with the winner conducting the Ohlone Wind Orchestra playing Leroy Anderson’s Sleigh Ride), this is the highlight of our year of music presented by the Band Program.

Tickets $15/$10 at the door or www.SmithCenter.com
Parking is $4

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