Sunday, October 23, at 3 pm

"Literary Notes"

Conductor:  Patrick Murphy

 

Welcome to the premiere of our 12th season!  Discover how heroes from different eras - Huckleberry Finn, Beowulf, and John Wayne - are portrayed in musical works from timeless literature and movies.   Selections include "Huckleberry Finn Suite" by Franco Cesarini, "The Cowboys" by John Williams, "Howl's Moving Castle" by Joe Hisaishi, and more.


The Southwest Washington Wind Symphony is a 50-musician, professional quality concert band organized in 2005.  Concerts are free and open to the public.  The Performing Arts Center at Union High School is located at 6201 NW Friberg-Strunk Street in Camas.  Doors open at 2:30 pm.


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2017 CONCERT DATES

March 5, 2017 at 3:00 pm

May 14, 2017 at 3:00 pm

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TV Broadcasts of Past Concerts

Our recent concerts are broadcast on Comcast local cable channels 27, 28 (HD328), and 29.  Please view the schedule for dates, times, and program notes.  Selected programs are also available in the "Get Local" section of Comcast Video On Demand. 

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Backstage Commentary


March 2014 newsletter"Tuba Amazing"

October 2014 newsletter"10 Years of Great Music"

March 2015 newsletter: "Acoustical Accomplishments"

November 2015 newsletter:  "Students"

March 2016:  Pre-concert commentary in The Columbian


Concerts

PLAYLISTS FROM PAST CONCERTS


2005 - 20O6             2006 - 2007
2007 - 2008             2008 - 2009
2009 - 2010             2010 - 2011
2011 - 2012             2012 - 2013
2013 - 2014             2014 - 2015
2015 - 2016             2016-2017