As America emerged on the world stage at the dawn of the 20th century. American composers were reaching beyond their European and African roots to create unique music for the New World. SJWS performs music by Stephen Foster, Victor Herbert, Scott Joplin, John Philip Sousa and other legendary American composers.
Photographs of SJWS are courtesy of Jimmy Holmes
Dawn in America: Instrumental Soloist
Dale Wolford, saxophone
Versatile Bay Area saxophonist Dale Wolford performs Gunther Schuller's Tribute to Rudy Wiedoeft.
DAWN IN AMERICA: Vocal Soloist
Beth Delaney Miller, soprano
Ms. Miller returns by popular demand after her show-stopping performance in last May's Sousa concert.