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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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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30 events
14 reviews
4 stars
attended Mar 09 2014

Well done, very lively percussion section, lots of voices through the concert.

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7 reviews
5 stars
attended Mar 09 2014

loved it, a perfect way to spend a Sunday afternoon

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3 reviews
0 stars
attended Mar 09 2014

It was fantastic, it truly was the world of bugs come to life through the symphony. I wish my daughter was older so she would have appreciated it more lol but I was glad I got to expose her to that

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Website

http://sjws.org/

Description

Program:

Ralph Vaughan Williams, arr. Hudson: Overture to The Wasps

Joe Rizzo, Phil Horton & Richard Blalock, arr. Robinson: The Flea (La Pulga) 

Roger Cichy: _Bugs _

Giacomo Puccini, arr. Yoto: Fantasy on Madama Butterfly 

Thomas C. Duffy:_ Butterflies and Bees_ 

arr. John Cacavas: The Symphonic Beatles 

Henry Fillmore, arr. Schissel: _Circus Bee

Program current at time of publication, but subject to change._

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.