Our Next Concert:

Vivace Youth Chorus, Peggy Spool, artistic and founding director

Vivace Youth Chorus, Peggy Spool, artistic and founding director

"Music for the Holidays"

Sunday, December 14, 2014
Silent auction preview: 2:00 PM
Concert: 3:00 PM
McAfee Performing Arts Center
20300 Herriman Avenue, Saratoga, CA

Dr. Edward C. Harris, conductor
Vivace Youth Chorus

Lift your spirits as SJWS fills the air with lively arrangements of holiday classics, including J. S. Bach’s Sheep May Safely Graze and Julie Giroux’s The Twelve Days of Christmas. This family-friendly concert also features a silent auction – find unique gift items for the musicians in your life and help support SJWS!

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

Audition to Join SJWS

San Jose Wind Symphony is holding open auditions for interested woodwind, brass and percussion players in the fall of 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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"Music for the Holidays"
Featuring: Vivace Youth Chorus

Sunday, Dec 14
Silent auction preview: 2:00 PM
Concert: 3:00 PM
McAfee Center, Saratoga

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

"Music for 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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San Jose Wind Symphony


“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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