Mark Inouye

Mark Inouye

"Music for Trumpet"
Sunday, March 15, 2015 at 3:00 PM
McAfee Performing Arts Center
20300 Herriman Avenue, Saratoga, CA

Dr. Edward C. Harris, conductor
Mark Inouye, trumpet

SJWS welcomes special guest Mark Inouye, principal trumpeter of the San Francisco Symphony. Mr. Inouye — one of those rare artists equally at home in the worlds of jazz and classical music — will perform Haydn's Trumpet Concerto, offering a sneak preview of his upcoming solo appearance with the San Francisco Symphony on March 18th. In addition, the Wind Symphony will present Norman Dello Joio’s Emmy-award-winning score, Scenes from “The Louvre,” and Ralph Vaughan Williams’ classic work for military band, Folk Song Suite.

Note: clarinetist Stanley Drucker, originally scheduled to appear on this program, is not able to perform with the Wind Symphony due to family reasons.

Complete program:

  • Magnolia Star Steve Danyew
  • Folk Song Suite Ralph Vaughan Williams
  • O Magnum Mysterium Morten Lauridsen (trans. H. R.Reynolds)
  • Concerto for Trumpet Joseph Hayden
    I. Allegro
    II. Andante
    III. Allegro
  • Scenes from “The Louvre” Norman Dello Joio
    I. The Portals
    II. Children's Gallery
    III. The Kings of France
    IV. The Nativity Paintings
    V. Finale
  • Mare Tranquillitatis Roger Zare
  • Intermezzo from “La Boda de Luis Alonso” Geronimo Gimenez

Audition to Join SJWS

San Jose Wind Symphony is holding open auditions for interested woodwind, brass and percussion players in the Spring of 2015. We are especially looking for accomplished horn players, as well as percussionists who are proficient on a variety of percussion instruments. Auditions are scheduled by appointment only. Click here for more information.

WASBE 2015

The World Association for Symphonic Bands and Ensembles will hold its 2015 Conference next July 12-18 right in our own backyard, San Jose, CA. We're honored to be invited to perform in the beautiful California Theater on July 17, 2015. Stay tuned for to this website for details!


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"Music for Trumpet"
Sunday, Mar 15 at 3:00 PM
McAfee Center, Saratoga

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McAfee Center, Saratoga

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