GUEST ENSEMBLE: King Philip High School Wind Ensemble, Michael Keough, conductor
GUEST CONDUCTOR: Reed Chamberlin - University of Nevada, Reno
Each piece on the program will take you somewhere new and unexpected. Michael Colgrass' epic masterpiece, Winds of Nagual, based on the writings of Carlos Castenada, pushes the limits of wind ensemble color and timbre, and guest conductor Reed Chamberlin (University of Nevada, Reno) closes the concert with Roberto Sierra’s “Tumbao” from Sinfonia No. 3.
La Procession du Rocio (1913) - Turina (Jose Ignacio Blesa Lull, conductor)
Letter from Home (1944) - Copland, arr. Bielski (James Minnix, conductor)
Ballet Music from Le Cid (1885) - Massanet, arr. Reynolds (Jared Bloch, conductor)
Winds of Nagual (1985) - Michael Colgrass
“Tumbao” from Sinfonia, No. 3 - Roberto Sierra, trans. Scatterday (Reed Chamberlin, guest conductor)