Omaha Symphonic Winds will present American Masters on Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 3:00 pm in the Elkhorn High School Auditorium. The concert will feature the music of composers Aaron Copland and Leonard Bernstein, including Fanfare for the Common Man, Lincoln Portrait, Variations on a Shaker Melody, Three Dance Episodes, Candide Suite, and Slava! Special Guest KETV Senior News Anchor Rob McCartney will narrate Copland’s Lincoln Portrait. Tickets for the concert are $10 adults, $5 seniors and students, and $25 for families of 3 or more.
For more information visit http://www.omahasymphonicwinds.org/ or call William Hall at 402.575.8220.
Omaha Symphonic Winds is a select group of talented adult musicians from the Omaha metropolitan area who perform outstanding original band compositions and orchestral transcriptions. The ensemble was founded in August 2009, holds 501(c)(3) non-profit status, and is registered as a public benefit corporation in the State of Nebraska. Omaha Symphonic Winds is led by its founder and conductor Dr. William Hall, former trombonist in The United States Army Band (Pershing’s Own) Washington DC, The United States Army Field Band, and former Director of Bands at Dana College. The 60 member musicians of OSW are drawn from area band directors, music teachers, retired military musicians, and area professionals