Wind Ensemble & Symphony Band - "Take Me Away!"

The UMass Wind Ensemble and Symphony Band open their 2016-2017 season with music that encourages you to travel. Symphony Band opens the concert with a journey across America and the Wind Ensemble takes you "away" to exotic Greece, Scotland, Bohemia, and... South Carolina (with electronics). Karen Atherton conducts Symphony Band.

SYMPHONY BAND

Slava! - Bernstein

Shenandoah - Ticheli (Matt Sypek, conductor)

American Hymnsong Suite - Milburn

Colorado Peaks - Wilson (David Morris, conductor)

George Washington Bridge - Schuman

Americans We - Fillmore

 

WIND ENSEMBLE

Aegean Festival Overture - Makris

Hill Song No. 2 - Grainger

Rusty Air in Carolina - Bates

Musica Boema, Op. 137 - Lukas