Venue Details

8 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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Elisabeth Kuo
I would suggest to bring a bottle of water and small snake for the intermission.
San Jose Wind Symphony: Raise the Roof info Mar 29 2013 star this tip starred
Elisabeth Kuo
Casual, comfortable attire is good.
San Jose Wind Symphony: Raise the Roof info Mar 29 2013 star this tip starred
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Reviews & Ratings

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4.6 average rating
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56 events
28 reviews
9 stars
attended Mar 18 2012

The San Jose Wind Symphony performed beautifully. The location was very good, with good seats and good accoustics.

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14 events
6 reviews
2 stars
attended Mar 18 2012

Always an entertaining venue.
This concert with Sheriff Drum & Pipe Corp. was excellent!

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25 events
15 reviews
4 stars
attended Mar 18 2012

Really good program. Very audience friendly with great variety in the program.

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More Information

Website

http://sjws.org/

Description

Program:

Percy Aldridge Grainger: “Molly on the Shore”

Leroy Anderson: “The Irish Washerwoman”

arr. Carl Strommen: “Riverdance” 

arr. Robert W. Smith: _Irish Songs for Solo and Band _

Christopher Bengochea, tenor

Leroy Anderson: “The Minstrel Boy” 

arr. Brendan Power: “Limerick’s Lament” (Marbhna Luimnigh)

Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Pipes and Drums

Leroy Anderson: “The Wearing of the Green” 

Matyas Seiber: Irish Trilogy

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.