Music on the Divide is proud to announce the first concert in its 2012-13 season, featuring the Sierra Nevada Winds Orchestra.
The concert will be held on Sunday, Sept. 16 at the VFW Park at the corner of Wentworth Springs and Eaton roads in Georgetown. This toe-tapping and hands-clapping performance signals the beginning of Music on the Divide’s 24th season.
Complimentary wine tasting starts at 3:30 p.m. and the concert begins at 4 p.m. The organization also provides food for attendees to enjoy.
The Sierra Nevada Winds Orchestra entertains its audiences with the finest traditional and contemporary wind ensemble music.
The orchestra is composed of 45 brass, woodwind and percussion musicians who joined together in 1990 for the pleasure of performing as an ensemble. Many of the members have played with the Sacramento, Camellia, and other symphonies, as well as with notable military bands.
Featured music at this concert includes: “Olympic Fanfare and Theme” by John Williams, “George Washington Bicentennial March” by John Philip Sousa, “The Entertainer” by Scott Joplin and selections from “A Chorus Line” by Marvin Hamlisch.
Tickets are $15 and are available at the door. Season tickets for the Music on the Divide’s nine-part concert series are available by downloading the application at MusicOnTheDivide.org.
For more information about this inspiring concert and an overview of the season’s exciting musical series visit MusicOnTheDivide.org.