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MetWinds Band Concert: Traveler

Sunday October 27, 2019
3:00 PM

Metropolitan Wind Symphony to Present a Band Concert:  “Traveler”

Lexington, MA -- The Metropolitan Wind Symphony/MetWinds will begin their 49th season with their Fall Band Concert on Sunday, October 27, 2019 at 3:00 pm, at the Scottish Rite Masonic Museum, 33 Marrett Road, Lexington, MA. Guest conductor Richard Wyman will conduct the program.  Featured are Vermont State Fair by Steve Danyew, Hammersmith by Gustav Holst, Manhattan Beach by John Philip Sousa, March, Op. 99 by Sergey Prokofiev/arr. Paul Yoder, March Jejune by Robert Langslet, Handel in the Strand by Percy Grainger/arr. Goldman, Danse Macabre by Camille Saint-Saens/arr. Mark H. Hindsley, Melodious Thunk by David Biedenbender, Irish Tune from County Derry by Percy Grainger, and Cuban Overture by George Gershwin/arr. Mark Rogers. Mr. Wyman will deliver a pre-concert lecture at 2:30 pm.  Richard Wyman recently retired as the Assistant Director of the U.S. Coast Guard Band. He is currently the Administrative Director, Outreach Coordinator at Musical Masterworks and a clinician and guest conductor of school and honor festival ensembles.

Tickets are $18 for adults, $14 for seniors, $6 for students, and are free for children under 5.  They are available at the door or can be reserved by telephone. Tickets can also be purchased online. Call the MetWinds Concert Line at (978) 419-1697 to reserve or purchase tickets.

To purchase tickets online, visit https://www.eventbrite.com/e/metwinds-fall-concert-traveler-tickets-75742976281

Visit the MetWinds web page at http://www.metwinds.org for information and directions. Email mws@mws-boston.org with any questions.

Founded by Jerry Gardner in 1971, the MetWinds, a concert band, is currently celebrating its 49th anniversary. The MetWinds comprises over 70 talented woodwind, brass, and percussion instrumentalists who audition for membership and seating. It makes a significant contribution to the cultural life of the Greater Boston community by providing its audiences with high quality concerts and its members with opportunities for musical growth.  This and other concerts by the MetWinds are funded in part by the Massachusetts Cultural Council and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Location: 33 Marrett Rd Lexington, MA 02421
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