Capital Wind Symphony
DateJune 9, 2023
Ticket PricesComplementary Ticket + $3 Reservation Fee
On SaleOn Sale Now
Join us on June 9, 2023 for the Capital Wind Symphonies performance of Appalachian Spring by Aaron Copland. Tickets can be reserved for $3.
Showcasing a complete performance of the Appalachian Spring Suite by Aaron Copland along with other great American masterworks by Morton Gould, Jennifer Higdon, Donald Grantham, Frank Tichelli, and John Philip Sousa.
The Capital Wind Symphony, under the direction of George Etheridge, is widely regarded as one of the nation’s premier wind symphonies. Based near the Nation’s Capital, the ensemble attracts many of the finest musicians from DC, MD, and VA and welcomes new players each season by audition. Members include military musicians, freelance players, studio teachers, and music educators. The group rehearses weekly from September thru June and presents regular concerts in the community including several programs which serve as education outreach. After 31 years, the band continues to thrive and support its mission through concerts and educational programs.
Mission: “Celebrating and Sharing the Great American Wind Band Tradition by presenting FREE diverse and engaging programs and enriching music education by mentoring and inspiring students.”