Venue Details

7 Star Starred
McAfee Performing Arts and Lecture Center
at Saratoga High School 20300 Herriman Avenue Saratoga, CA 95070
408-927-7597
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Member Tips

Eddie
Casual to dressier ok...
info Mar 25 2013 star this tip starred
Eddie
Free, easy parking..
info Mar 25 2013 star this tip starred
Eddie
No food or snacks..
info Mar 25 2013 star this tip starred
Eddie
Would be nice to have assigned seating
info Mar 25 2013 star this tip starred
Elisabeth Kuo
Casual, comfortable attire is good.
info Mar 29 2013 star this tip starred
Elisabeth Kuo
I would suggest to bring a bottle of water and small snake for the intermission.
info Mar 29 2013 star this tip starred

Reviews & Ratings

7 ratings
4.9 average rating
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29 reviews
6 stars
attended Mar 24 2013

I really enjoyed the wind Symphony... It is really different not listening to all those violins in a typical orchestra... I would go again... It would be nice if they would have assigned seating..

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5 reviews
19 stars
attended Mar 24 2013

The performance was delightful; loved the drums, but actually the entire program was great!

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2 reviews
0 stars
attended Mar 24 2013

Great program, excellent performance, outstanding venue

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More Information

Website

http://www.sjws.org

Description

*Program:

*Raise the Roof (Michael Daugherty)

Festival Fanfare—March (Roger Nixon)

City Trees (Michael Markowski)

Entry March of the Boyars (Johan Halvorsen)

Fantasy in French (arr. Julie Giroux)

Kentucky Home (David R. Gillingham)

“Finale” from Symphony No. 1 (Vasily Kalinnikov)

Nobles of the Mystic Shrine (John Philip Sousa)*

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About the Ticket Supplier: San Jose Wind Symphony

San Jose Wind Symphony (SJWS) was founded in 1958 at San Jose City College by conductor emeritus Darrell Johnston. The group has become one of the finest community bands in the country, drawing players from a diverse assortment of backgrounds and professions.