Wind Ensemble

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Conductor: Neil Godwin

Wind Ensemble is an auditioned ensemble that accepts students intermediate and above. Repertoire is chosen based on the configuration of the ensemble and performs works in a variety of styles. Past performances included works by Weill, Handel, Haydn, Orff, PDQ Bach and Tomasi. The ensemble has premiered 3 pieces written specifically for them. The ensemble frequently collaborates with piano, harp, voice and chamber strings.

Rehearsals

Saturdays, 9:00 am – 10:30 am at Community Music Center of Boston

Performances

Ensemble Performances for the 2020-21 Season will be announced by September 2020.

Auditions

Please prepare and record an audition video which is no more than 8 minutes in length and includes the following:

Auditioning musicians should be prepared to play scales appropriate to their level of ability (at least Junior District-level), two short contrasting solo selections for their instrument, one that demonstrates fast technical playing and the other slow lyrical playing.

Contact: Michael DePasquale, Director of In-House Programs, mdespasquale@cmcb.org 617-482-7494 x23