School of the Arts, Media + Culture SAMC

2011/2012 Events

Concert Band Performance

Music from Bach to Vaughan Williams

The Concert Band will play a pair of concerts on April 13 and 14.  On Friday, April 13 in Abbotsford, the program is themed around Bach’s iconic Toccata and Fugue in D Minor; other works include a chorale and organ prelude by Bach, preludes on Welsh hymn tunes by Vaughan Williams, and Washburn’s lively Toccatarantella.  Senior student Rebecca Wright will guest-conduct Vaughan Williams’ Toccata Marziale.  At the Langley concert on Saturday, the Langley Christian High School Senior Winds and Senior Jazz Band will make a guest appearance, rounding out the program with works by Holst, Whitacre, and Boëllmann.

Presented as part of the Festival of the Arts, Media + Culture, March 13 - April 16.

Events at a glance:

Friday, April 13
7:30 pm - Peace Lutheran Church, Abbotsford
Admission by donation ($5 suggested)

Saturday, April 14
7:30 pm - Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, Langley
Admission by donation ($5 suggested)

With Langley Christian High School Senior Winds + Senior Jazz Band Saturday, April 14

More info: samc@twu.ca