San Jose Wind Symphony: The World of Bugs
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The last date listed for The World of Bugs was Sunday March 9, 2014 / 3:00pm.
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Celebrate Mother's Day with a delightful spring concert that celebrates the bond between mother and child through song from San Jose Wind Symphony. The program features children's classics the entire family will enjoy, including musical treatments of Aesop's Fables and A Child's Garden of Verses, Debussy's The Children's Corner, Englebert Humperdinck's "Prayer and Dream Pantomime" from Hansel and Gretel and hits from the Disney songbook. The concert features the talented musicians of the San Jose Wind Symphony under the baton of Dr. Edward C. Harris, with story narration by Walter M. Mayes. Learn More
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Featured review from Barbara ContrerasRed Velvet
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It was an hour and a half of wonderful music with some unusual sounds added for fun. This was the first time that I attended an event at McAfee center (Saratoga HIgh) . Parking was plentiful and the general admission seat was excellent. San Jose Wind Symphony Did a spectacular job.
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.