Calgary Concert Band – Majestic Works for Winds

February 29, 2012  |  Choir, Concert Band, Jazz Band, Public

Majestic Works for Winds – A 55th Anniversary Celebration of the Calgary Concert Band

with Charles Foreman, piano

CCB Concert March 2012Sunday, March 18, 2012
2:30 P.M.
Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall
Rosza Centre
University of Calgary

Two cherished celebrations come together in this program! The 55th season of the Calgary Concert Band will be marked with the first performance by the CCB of the landmark Symphony No. 6, Op. 69 (1956) of Vincent Persichetti, one of the greatest works of all time for wind band.
Remember Expo’86? We reprise the excitement and energy of that special time with High Spirits of Canadian composer Louis Applebaum, premiered in Vancouver in 1986. This rare and unforgettable concert will also showcase the powerful and emotional playing of artist Charles Foreman in a performance of the Concertino for Piano and Wind Ensemble by Pulitzer Prize winning composer Karel Husa.

Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for students/seniors. Available at the door or by calling 403-214-7571 or by visiting www.calgaryconcertband.com
 


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