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Schenectady County Community College
The Capital Region Wind Ensemble

21st Season, 2014-2015

 


Sunday, November 2, 2104
“Thinning of the Veil”
Brian Patneaude, tenor sax soloist

3:00 p.m., Carl B. Taylor Auditorium,
Tickets are $8 for adults; $6 for non SCCC students, and SCCC Students are free with ID

Join CRWE for a concert of Halloween inspired pieces including Richard Strauss’ Allerseelen (All Souls Day) a medley of themes from film composer, Danny Elfman and Eric Whitacre’s spooky masterpiece, Ghost Train Triptych featuring award-winning jazz saxophonist, Brian Patneaude.

David Nyberg

Sunday, March 22, 2015
“Towering Tunes”
David Nyberg, timpani soloist

3:00 p.m., Carl B. Taylor Auditorium,
Tickets are $8 for adults; $6 for non SCCC students, and SCCC Students are free with ID
CRWE welcomes timpanist David Nyberg to perform Michael Daugherty’s towering concerto, Raise the Roof. This program also includes Wagner’s Elsa’s Procession to the Cathedral and Debussy’s The Sunken Cathedral. William Schuman’s George Washington Bridge rounds off the program as thirty talented high school performers join CRWE for our annual side-by-side concert.

Sunday, May 31, 2015
“By any other name . . .”

3:00 p.m., Carl B. Taylor Auditorium,
Tickets are $8 for adults; $6 for non SCCC students, and SCCC Students are free with ID

CRWE celebrates spring with a bouquet of garden inspired works featuring Percy Grainger’s masterpiece, A Lincolnshire Posy. Other works include David Maslanka’s Mother Earth and Ray Cramer’s Fantasy on Sakura Sakura. CRWE principle bassoonist, Edward Marschilok will step into the spotlight to perform Weber’s Andante & Hungarian Rondo.