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wind band

- A band of wind instruments or a collective term for the wind instruments of an orchestra.
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It will feature the service's County Wind Band, Big Band, Youth Orchestra and Youth Choir, as well as a special recital from the North Durham and South Durham Regional Wind Bands.
On June 27 Cleckheaton Music Centre's Wind Bands and Big Band take to the stage.
But then, not many high school wind bands perform selections with the energy, enthusiasm and precision of Quabbin Regional High School's Symphonic Winds.
The first is a wind bands festival which takes place at City Hall tonight at 7pm.
Notes for Notes' will featS ure big bands, orchestras, wind bands and jazz bands, at the Floral Pavilion a in New Brighton.
The West Midlands Police and Fire Service pipe and wind bands will perform in a St Andrew's Celebration evening at Warwickshire County Cricket Ground, in Edgbaston, on Saturday from 7.
There are lots of very old wind bands in our country, owning non-catalogued or important not-even-described archives.
With participating musicians ranging in age from eight to 80 and with more than 120 bands taking part, the finals involved two days of non-stop music making with exciting performances from wind bands and big bands from across the country.
The concerts will feature 15 ensembles over the 2 evenings, in choirs, string orchestras, wind bands, jazz orchestra and harp ensembles, at Deeside Leisure Centre, Queensferry at 7pm on April 30 and May 1.
They survey a broad range of styles, from minstrelsy, blues, hymns, and wind bands to Chicano music, Afro-Caribbean music, bebop, acid jazz, girl groups, folk-rock, the British invasion, R&B, and rock.
Next up is Luciano Berio's Accor-do from 1980, which features four wind bands playing on four sides of the vast Hall 3, a venue more accustomed to housing mammoth exhibitions.
Those who love early wind music will likely see Piffaro's name and need no further convincing; this ensemble is one of the finest Renaissance wind bands in existence, and it plays this repertoire with energy and exceptional ensemble sense, not to mention a thoroughly appropriate sense of fun--the bagpipes on Adam Gilbert's arrangements of Pierre de la Rue's "Tant que nostre argent dure" and Jean Mouton's "James James James" are a particularly startling yet effective touch.