MetWinds Band Concert: It Only Takes A MomentSunday March 1, 2020
Metropolitan Wind Symphony to Present a Band Concert:
“It Only Takes A Moment”
Lexington, MA -- The Metropolitan Wind Symphony/MetWinds will continue their 49th season with a Winter Band Concert on Sunday, March 1, 2020 at 3:00 pm, at the Scottish Rite Masonic Museum, 33 Marrett Road, Lexington, MA. Guest conductor Matthew Westgate will conduct the program. Featured are Festive Overture, Op. 96 by Dmitri Shostakovich/trans. Reynolds, Dusk by Steven Bryant, The Sounding of the Call by Joseph Turrin, with Eric Berlin, trumpet soloist, Letter from Home by Aaron Copland/arr. Belski, The Lads of Wamphray by Percy Grainger, and Give Us This Day by David Maslanka. Mr. Westgate will deliver a pre-concert lecture at 2:30 pm.
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 may also be purchased online through Eventbrite. 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-winter-2020-concert-it-only-takes-a-moment-tickets-79707173301
Visit the MetWinds web page at http://www.metwinds.org for information and directions. Email firstname.lastname@example.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: Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library, 33 Marrett Road, Lexington, MA 02421
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