SONIC BOOM! a raucous success

Dearest WE-ers,

WE killed it at the first concert of the year, appropriately titled SONIC BOOM!. WE played excellently, and WE will continue to improve for WE’s Kiddie Concert on December 1st. WE shall enjoy reliving the experience with the below selections:

Piano Concerto by Edvard Grieg, (Featuring Belle Haggert on Piano)

Mannin Veen

The Hut of Baba Yaga/The Great Gate of Kiev from “Pictures at an Exhibition” (Featuring The Tufts Electronic Music Ensemble)

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Official Roster (Fall Semester 2012)

(all sections listed in alphabetical order)

Flute

Bridget Boyle

Elaine Chestler

Brianna Dayer

Sarah Mansfield

Alyssa San Pedro

Rachel Snook

 

Piccolo

Danna Solomon

 

Clarinet

Stephanie Alimena

Benjamin Barnes (*concertmaster*)

Amanda Rock

Allison Wainer

 

Bass Clarinet

Jennifer Straitz

Alanna Tuller

 

Oboe

Rebecca Heisler

 

Bassoon

Julia Stein

 

Alto Saxophone

Allison Rugg

Christian Widmer

 

Tenor Saxophone

Katrina Dzyak

 

Baritone Saxophone

Jim Mao

 

French Horn

Laura Ann

Elaine Chestler

Sonia Chokshi

Eloise Harnett

Caroline Peeples

 

Trumpet

Elissa Bowling

Jonathan Duval

Joseph Philipson

 

Trombone

Carly Knitzer

Gabriel Rothamn

 

Tuba

Sundi Powers-Adler

 

String Bass

Cooper Loughlin

 

Percussion

Jesse Altman

Jessica Mow

Drew Page

 

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CONCERTS!

Get ready for our first set of concerts this semester!

Parents Weekend Showcase – October 20th @ 5:25 PM in Distler Hall

TUWE Presents: SONIC BOOM! – October 27th @ 8 PM in Distler Hall

All shows are FREEEEEE!!!!!! Come support your child, friend, compatriot, most hated enemy, or just John McCann, the fine-as-wine director of our glorious ensemble.

Be there or be severely obtuse.

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Audio Samples

Here are some samples of the Tufts Wind Ensemble performing selections from our concerts in the past couple of years

 

“Dry Bones” by James Weldon Johnson

Dry Bones by James Weldon Johnson (performed on 10-31-2010)

“March to the Scaffold” from Symphony Fantastique by Hector Berlioz

March to the Scaffold from Symphony Fantastique by Hector Berlioz (performed on 10-31-2010)

“Music for a Celebration” by Patrick J Burns

Music for a Celebration by Patrick J Burns (performed on 2-24-2011)

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Costa Rica Trip Winter Break 2012

The Wind Ensemble’s trip to Costa Rica over Winter Break this past year was amazing! Check out some pictures of this awesome experience!

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