Upcoming Northwinds Concert


The Northwinds Symphonic Band, under the musical and artistic direction of Helen Bauer, will present Concert Band Classics and Virtuoso Artistry at the North Shore High School theater in Glen Head on Sunday, April 10, at 3 p.m.

Northwinds_040616AThe free concert will include works by renowned composers Giacomo Puccini, Edward Elgar, Robert Sheldon, Philip Sparke, Cécile Chaminade and an exhilarating new arrangement of “When the Saints Go Marching In” featuring members of the band in a traditional Dixieland ensemble. Also demonstrating virtuosic artistry will be Alana DeStefano, soloist in the poignant and classic “Concertino for Flute” and Jacqueline Schwartz, featured in “Tosca Fantasy” on alto saxophone. Northwinds will perform selections from the current Broadway revival of Fiddler on the Roof.

The North Shore High School Theater is wheelchair accessible. For additional information call 516-759-9694.

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