San Jose Wind Symphony — Our Next Concert:

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“Music from the Written Word”

Sunday, October 26 at 3:00 PM
McAfee Performing Arts Center
20300 Herriman Avenue, Saratoga, CA

Featuring:
Dr. Edward C. Harris, conductor

Composers have long turned to the written word for inspiration. SJWS opens its 58th season with a veritable library of works inspired by books, plays and newspapers, including Franco Cesarini’s Huck Finn Suite, Johan de Meij’s Lord of the Rings Symphony and John Philip Sousa’s Washington Post March.

Please note: you may order one free child ticket (age 12 and under) for each paid adult or senior ticket.


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Photo courtesy of Jimmy Holmes

Photo courtesy of Jimmy Holmes

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Audition to Join SJWS

San Jose Wind Symphony is holding open auditions for interested woodwind, brass and percussion players in September 2014. We are especially looking for accomplished horn and piccolo 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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We've just announced our 2014-15 season — "There's Music in the Air" — and you won't want to miss a single spectacular concert! Get preferred seating at a 20% discount with a season subscription. Order yours today!

2014-15 SEASON: "THERE'S MUSIC IN THE AIR"

"Music from the Written Word"
Sunday, Oct 26 at 3:00 PM
McAfee Center, Saratoga

"Music for the Holidays"
Featuring: Vivace Youth Choir
Sunday, Dec 14
Silent auction preview: 1:30 PM
Concert: 2:30 PM
McAfee Center, Saratoga

"Music from America"
Sunday, Feb 8 at 3:00 PM
Featuring: Premiere Sax Quartet
McAfee Center, Saratoga

"Music from a Clarinet Legend"
Featuring: Stanley Drucker, clarinet
Sunday, Mar 15 at 3:00 PM
McAfee Center, Saratoga

"Music from Around the World"
Sunday, May 17 at 3:00 PM
McAfee Center, Saratoga

"Fantastic Fourth"
Saturday, July 4 at 1:15 PM
Location TBA, Los Gatos

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AUDIENCE REVIEWS

“The selections were infectious and joyous, and the performance of this wind orchestra were flawless and enthusiastic.”
– Dave from San Carlos.

“The music was great and the conductor was very personable and entertaining. This had appeal for all ages.”
– Jamie from Soquel

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