October 20 at 3:00 pm
The Southwest Washington Wind Symphony opens its 15th season with a concert entitled "Contrasts" at the Union High School Performing Arts Center. Under the baton of Patrick Murphy from the University of Portland, the wind symphony will present selections from contemporary American composers portraying darkness and light, major and minor keys, and contrasting moods. The program includes "Angels in the Architecture" by Frank Ticheli, "Equipoise" by Alan Baylock, "Lincolnshire Posy" by Percy Grainger, and "In Two Places" by Haley Woodrow.
The Southwest Washington Wind Symphony is a 50-musician, professional quality concert band. 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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2019 - 2020 Concert Schedule
October 20, 2019
March 1, 2020
May 17, 2020
All concerts are at the Performing Arts Center at Union High School.
Broadcasts of Past Concerts
Click on the titles below to view our recent concerts on Youtube. Concerts are also available on Comcast local cable channels 27, 28 (HD328), and 29. Please see the "Playlists from Past Concerts" on this webpage for detailed information about each concert.
Spring Song - May 2017
Legends of American Band - Oct 2017
Women of Note - March 2018
Spring Celebration - May 2018
Autumn Impressions - October 2018
Childhood Wonder - March 2019
Songs of Life - May 2019
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
January 2017: Pre-concert & Music Matters
March 2017: "The Chaminade Club" in The Columbian
September 2017: Music in the Lobby
March 2018: Women of Note in The Columbian
June 2018: Music in the Lobby II
October 2018: Embrace the Music of Autumn in The Columbian
March 2019: Long Distance Maestro in The Columbian
March 2019: New Projects