Stanford Wind Ensemble Concert

Stanford Wind Ensemble Concert Friday, May 23, 2014. 7:30 PM. Where: Bing Concert Hall (Map) Giancarlo Aquilanti directs the Wind Ensemble’s showcase of their summer tour repertoire with special guest trumpet soloist Marco Pierobon. Highlights include the world premiere of Giancarlo Aquilanti’s Concerto For Trumpet and Wind Ensemble with Marco Pierobon, who has performed with the English Chamber Orchestra, Vienna… Read more →

Opera “Oxford Companions”

 Jindong Cai conducts the Stanford Philharmonia Orchestra for the world premiere of Oxford Companions: An Opera in Three Acts, with music by Giancarlo Aquilanti, libretto by Neil Van Leeuwen, and direction by Rush Rehm. The opera takes place on Feb. 15 and 16 in Bing Concert Hall on the Stanford campus.  The opera is a modern tragedy with a romantic… Read more →

Featuring This Month – Melodia Americana

 For Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band Melodia Americana is catching the flavors of American Music seen through the composer European eyes. Next to open chord based on 4th and 5th the melody develops with extensive use of counterpoint. A sweet easy composition (level 2): can be a great addition to any wind ensemble symphonic band concert. [view score] [listen] Score… Read more →