Under the Trading Tree: Community Wind Band Highlights
The stage was set at the Newmarket Theatre for an historic meeting of some of Ontario’s finest musicians, representing more than twenty six Community Bands on Sunday October 5, 2014. Presented by the Newmarket Citizens’ Band in conjunction with the Canadian Band Association (Ontario) as part of the annual Community Band Weekend, this massed band concert was led by nine of the provinces top-rated conductors.
Listen to a few of the highlights of that day.
On Eagles Wings, (Robert W. Smith) Roy Menagh, conductor
Blue Lake and Rocky Shores (Bill Thomas) Rita Arendz, conductor
Canadian Folk Song Rhapsody (Curnow) Dale Matsushige, conductor
Soliloquy for Band Op. 40a (L.M. Calleja) L.M. Calleja, conductor