concert band

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Noun1.concert band - a group of musicians playing brass and woodwind and percussion instrumentsconcert band - a group of musicians playing brass and woodwind and percussion instruments
band - instrumentalists not including string players
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Birmingham Symphonic Winds orchestra was established in 1992 and has gained both a national and international reputation as one of the leading wind ensembles of its kind in the UK.
He is a course tutor and visiting lecturer for the University of Warwick's MA in creative and media enterprises, and a trombonist and musical director of Glebe Symphonic Winds, one of the UK's leading wind ensembles.
in Hamilton, Ontario) presents this study of these works focusing specifically on their pieces for wind ensembles.
The Playday, which will be at Bradford Grammar School on November 1, will give musicians a chance to take part in wind orchestra sessions under the expert direction of Keiron Anderson, an internationally-renowned authority on wind ensembles.
A CD of the wind ensembles and youth wind band performing with the Welsh Guards Band this month in City Hall in Cardiff is being created as part of their campaign.
WESTBORO - The Westboro High School and Gibbons Middle School Wind Ensembles each brought home gold medals in the Massachusetts Instrumental and Choral Conductors Association 32nd annual Concert and Choral Festival, held April 4 to 6.
The day-long event, run in association with the British Association of Symphonic Bands and Wind Ensembles, starts at 10am and includes performances, workshops and trade stands of instrumental retailers and publishers.
He has appeared as a soloist and with orchestras and wind ensembles throughout the United States and Europe, including Pennsylvania, Virginia, Maryland, Spain, Italy, Ireland and England.
Wind ensembles seem to beaMediterranean phenomenon and don't flourish North of the Alps where the brass bands hold sway.
He studied in Edinburgh, where he also devoted himself to practical music-making--as a bassoonist and conductor of larger wind ensembles.
Three City Blocks was jointly commissioned by the wind ensembles of the New England Conservatory of Music, the University of Cincinnati, Florida State University, Ohio State University, the University of Michigan, the University of Southern California, and the United States Air Force Band and was premiered on 2 August 1993 by the United States Air Force Band under Alan Bonner at Fort Smith, Arkansas, and recently recorded by the New England Conservatory Wind Ensemble conducted by Frank Battisti (Centaur CRC 2288, 1996).
The group, one of the UK's leading wind ensembles, performs a concert entitled Gershwin & Co at the CBSO Centre on Berkley Street on