Dec 01

Themes and Variations

West County Winds will be kicking off the season with Themes and Variations! Join us at the Knox Center for the Performing arts for an afternoon of music. Stick around after the concert to meet the musicians and enjoy the refreshments.

 

Sunday, December 3, 2017:

Knox Center for the Performing Arts, Contra Costa College 
Geoffrey Gallegos, Conductor.    Sue Crum, Assistant Conductor.

Program 

  • Charles Ives/arr. W. Schuman – Variations on America
  • William Schuman – Chester Overture
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov – Variations for Oboe and Military Band,  Featuring Sue Crum, oboe soloist
  • John Barnes Chance – Variations on a Korean Folk Song
  • James Barnes – Symphony Fantasy Variations of a Theme By Paganini

WCW Concert Dec 2017

Aug 07

2017-2018 Concert Season

Flutes

West County Winds’ spectacular concert season is fast approaching!  Mark these dates in your calendar so you don’t miss out on our fantastic concert season!

 

Sunday  December 03, 2017  Themes and Variations        3:00PM      Knox Center for the Performing Arts

Charles Ives/arr. W. Schuman – Variations on America

William Schuman – Chester Overture

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov – Variations for Oboe and Military Band

   Featuring Sue Crum, oboe soloist

John Barnes Chance – Variations on a Korean Folk Song

James Barnes – Symphony Fantasy Variations of a Theme By Paganini

 

Saturday March 17, 2018  3:00PM      Unitarian Universalist Church of Berkeley

John Philip Sousa – Circus Gallop from the operetta The Irish Dragoon

Steve Danyew – Adagietto

Thomas Kelly – Wexford Rhapsody

Burton Lane – Highlights from Finian’s Rainbow

Warren Barker – Ireland

Percy Grainger – Linconshire Posy

Sunday  May 20, 2018       3:00PM      Knox Center for the Performing Arts

 

Mar 30

Calling All Talent

French Horn

West County Winds thrives on its mix of long-time members and bright new talent.

The band is seeking new members to grow several of its amazing sections for our next season, starting in September 2017.

 

Seeking the following instrumentation:

Bassoon                                                              

Percussion

 

If you’re interested in joining, please contact the President, David Hemphill, for more details.

We look forward to making music with you!