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

Prince Ken
Saratoga casual
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Prince Ken
Ample in lot and on street
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Prince Ken
All kinds of places in the general area
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Prince Ken
The concert hall (Saratoga High aud) is excellent
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Goldstar Member
Lot is long & narrow so we had a long hike to the concert hall
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Reviews & Ratings

19 ratings
4.8 average rating
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Goldstar Member Red Velvet
13 events
5 reviews
1 stars
attended Feb 12 2012

Enjoyable music event.
Interesting selection, quality play.
Unformal!

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52 events
26 reviews
7 stars
attended Feb 12 2012

SJWS is one of the finest concert band organizations in the U.S., if not the world. Its musical direction and programming are first rate. DO NOT MISS ITS NEXT (OR ANY) CONCERTS.

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20 events
14 reviews
3 stars
attended Feb 12 2012

Nice afternoon of music. The spirited tuba pieces were most enjoyable.

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More Information

Website

http://www.sjws.org

Description

Program:

__Concertino for Tuba ____(__Rolf Wilhelm)

Largo al Factotum ( Gioachino Rossini )

Colas Breugnon Overture (Dimitri Kabalevsky)

Lincolnshire Posy (Percy Aldridge Grainger)

The Redwoods (Rossano Galante)

Tiptoe Through the Tubas (arr. Jerry Brubaker)

Tuba Tiger Rag (arr. Luther Henderson)

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.