The Winds of March 2019

The Ohlone College Band Program, under the auspices of Ohlone College Community Education and the Ohlone College Foundation

“Keeping the Community in Ohlone Community College!”

present: 

The Winds of March 2019

 Mission Peak Brass Band

Take Flight!

Friday, March 8, 2019 • 8:00pm • Smith Center, Ohlone College, Fremont

The Mission Peak Brass Band presents a tasty “flight” of music for your listening pleasure. Soar with us, (and E.T.) in Fanfare & Flying Theme from E.T. The Extra Terrestrial by John Williams. We will reach new heights with Eagle Squadron March by Kenneth J. Alford and Where Eagles Sing by Paul Lovatt-Cooper. Additional pieces include Into the Future by Max Stannard and The Graces of Love by Oliver Waespi, among others. Our members have been practicing hard and certainly won’t be just winging it!

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

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Ohlone Wind Orchestra

American Composers & Folks Songs

Sunday, March 10, 2019 • 7:30pm • Smith Center, Ohlone College, Fremont

Come out for an evening of delightful music as the Ohlone Wind Orchestra celebrates 20th century American composers. Music will include Where Never Lark or Eagle Flew by James Curnow, Elegy by John Barnes Chance, Mt. Everest by Rossano Galante, Suite from the Legend of Alcobaca by James Sochinski, and the haunting Ghost Train by Eric Whitacre. Also included will be the folk song favorites Walking Tune by Percy Grainger and English Folk Song Suite by Ralph Vaughn Williams.

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

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Ohlone Community Band – Free Concert!

The Best of Ohlone Community Band

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 • 7:30pm • Smith Center, Ohlone College, Fremont

The Ohlone Community Band presents a concert to beat all concerts! All of our band members and director have voted – this concert will include our favorite pieces over the last 10 years. Included will be such pieces as Silverado by Bruce Broughton, First Suite in E-Flat (Chaconne) by Gustav Holst, Valdres March by Johannes Hanssen, Yosemite Autumn by Mark Camphouse, March from “1941” by John Williams, and The Witch and The Saint by Steven Reineke. Also, don’t miss the raucous drum feature from Riverdance by Bill Whelan.

All Seats Free of Charge! (Sponsored by a Donation from D/S Enterprises)
Free Tickets at the door or at the Smith Center Box Office on Campus. Parking is $4.
For more information, visit www.OhloneCommunityBand.org

For more about Music at Ohlone Community College:
www.ohlone.edu/music/schedule

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