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Masters of the (Band) Universe

Date and Time

Sunday, October 8, 2017 at 3:00 pm


Shorecrest Performing Arts Center
Shorecrest High School
15343 25th Ave NE
Shoreline 98155


Flourish for Wind BandRalph Vaughan Williams
PageantVincent Persichetti
RestFrank Ticheli
In the BeginningDaniel Barry
William Byrd SuiteGordon Jacob
Handel in the StrandPercy Grainger
The Fairest of the FairJohn Philip Sousa


The Seattle Wind Symphony begins its 2017-18 season with works by some of the most important composers for band of the last 100 years. These master composers of band music have set the style of wind band music. Hear works by Vaughan-Williams, Jacob, Grainger, Sousa, Persichetti, and Ticheli. The band also premieres a new work by Seattle composer Daniel Barry titled In the Beginning.