Concert 1: 2018 Fantasia Hispanico

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Concert date Sunday 4.00pm 25th March 2018

Venue: Holy Trinity Kew, 251 High Street, Kew cnr High Street and Pakington St..

Conductor John Davis, our 2018 Associate Conductor click here.

 

Proposed program

Cuban Overture by George Gershwin

El Camino Real by Alfred Reed

El Capitan March by J.P. Sousa

La Mesquita de Cordoba by Julie Giroux

Sensamaya by Silvestre Revueltas arr. Bencriscutto

Symphonic Dances No.3 “Fiesta by Clifton Williams

and a few other works.

 

Program Notes and links to recordings

Here are some details about these works.

Cuban Overture by George Gershwin

A web post with recordings and interesting information about this wind band work by Andy Pease click here

El Camino Real by Alfred Reed

A performance by the Tokyo Kosei Wind Orchestra click here

The Wikipedia page on the work click here

El Capitan March by J.P. Sousa

A YouTube performance by The Presidents Own United States Marine Band conductor Colonel Jason K. Fettig, Director click here

La Mesquita de Cordoba by Julie Giroux (b. 1961)

YouTube performance by The United States Air Force Band of Mid America.

Part 1 click here

Part 2 click here

Program note for this piece from The Concord Band click here

Sensamaya by Silvestre Revueltas arr. Bencriscutto

Web page of the University of Maryland Wind Orchestra click here

Symphonic Dances No.3 “Fiesta by Clifton Williams

YouTube recording of Dallas Wind Symphony, a professional wind band click here

A web page on Wind Band Literature by Andy Pease click here