The Southwest Washington Wind Symphony presents an upbeat colorful mix of dances, folk songs, and rodeo. The program includes Hoedown from the ballet Rodeo scored by Aaron Copland with its energetic American West themes, the rich harmonies of Irish Tune from County Derry by Percy Grainger, Slava showcasing the creative brilliance of composer Leonard Bernstein, and other musical numbers. 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.
Our recent concerts are broadcast on Comcast local cable channels 27, 28 (HD328), and 29. Concert broadcasts are also available in the "Get Local" section of Comcast Video On Demand and on YouTube.
Spring Song - May 2017 Legends of American Band - Oct 2017
Women of Note - March 2018
March 2014: "Tuba Amazing"
October 2014: "10 Years of Great Music"
March 2015: "Acoustical Accomplishments"
November 2015: "Students"
March 2016: "The Pied Piper" in The Columbian
March 2017: "The Chaminade Club" in The Columbian
September 2017: Music in the Lobby
March 2018: Women of Note