Charles River
Wind Ensemble

info@crwe.org

P.O. Box 590470

Newton Centre, MA 02459

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@2018 by Charles River Wind Ensemble

2016 – 2017 Season

Music for All     May 21, 2017

Matthew M. Marsit, Music Director

Martha Coackley, Narrator

Jug Blues & Fat Pickin' — Don Freund

Armenian Dances (Part II) — Alfred Reed

I. Hov Arek (the Peasant's Plea)

II. Khoomar (Wedding Dance)

III. Lorva Horovel (Songs from Lori)

 

Alex and the Phantom Band — David Maslanka

 

A Symphony of Fables Julie Giroux

I. The Lion and the Mouse

II. The Pied Piper of Hamelin

III. The Hare and the Tortoise

IV. The Ugly Duckling

V. The Three Billy Goats Gruff

 

Children's March "Over the Hills and Far Away"Percy Grainger

Goddess of Song     March 12, 2017

Matthew M. Marsit, Music Director

Mother Earth, A Fanfare — David Maslanka

Circles Circling — Stefanie Lubkowski

(in three movements)

World Premiere

Theia Bert Appermont

1. Sunrise on the Eifel Mountain

2. Impressions of the Hunsrück

3. Moonlight on the Mosel

Summoning Fire — Stephanie Berg

Scottish Rites     November 20, 2016

Matthew M. Marsit, Music Director

Huntingtower — Ottorino Respighi

Four Scottish Dances — Malcolm Arnold

1. Pesante

2. Vivace

3. Allegretto

4. Con brio

The Lost Mountain — William Sweeney

Loch Ness — Johan de Meij

 

Tales aus dem Vood Viennoise — Bill Connor

1. Cemetary

2. Dawn Assault

3. Just Retribution

Lads of Wamphray — Percy Grainger

2015 – 2016 Season

Boston, You're My Home     May 15, 2016

Corey Seapy, Music Director

Overture to Candide — Leonard Bernstein / arr. Grundman

Winding Up/Winding Down — Michael Gandolfi

featuring Jean Pace, clarinet

Chester — William Schuman

 

Old Home Days Charles Ives / arr. Elkus

1. Waltz

2. a. The Opera House (from Memories)

2. b. Old Home Day (Chorus

3. The Collection

4. Slow March

5. London Bridge is Fallen Down

Circles Circling, Mvmt. 1 — Stefanie Lubkowksi

commission and world premier

Aurora AwakesJohn Mackey

The Wind Ensemble Canon     March 6, 2016

Corey Seapy, Music Director

Canzoni Septimi Toni a 8 — Giovanni Gabrieli

Serenade No. 11, K. 375 — Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Allegro maestoso

Adagio

Finale

A Requiem in Our Time, for Brass Eino Rautavarra

Hymnus

Credo et Dubito

Dies Irae

Lacrymosa

Canzona — Peter Mennin

Hammersmith – Gustav Holst

Prelude

Scherzo

Millennium Canons — Kevin Puts / arr. Mark Spede

Russlan and Ludmilla Overture — Mikhail Glinka

Prelude Op. 34, No. 14 — Dmitry Shostakovic

 

Symphonies of Wind Instruments Igor Stravinsky

 

 

Pictures at an Exhibition — Modest Mussorgsky

arranged in 2000 for wind band by John Boyd

Promenade (I)

No. 1 Gnomus

Promenade (II)

No. 2 Il Vecchio Castello

Promenade (III)

No. 3 Tuileries

No. 4 Bydlo

Promenade (IV)

No. 5 Ballet of the Chicks in their Shells

No. 6 Two Jews, One Rich, the Other Poor

Promenade (V)

No. 7 Limoges – the Market Place

No. 8 Catacombae

Cum Mortuis in Lingua Mortua

No. 9 The Hut on Fowl's Legs (Baba Yaga)

No. 10 The Great Gate of Kiev

For Mother Russia     November 15, 2015

Corey Seapy, Music Director

Under Construction.

We hope eventually to list the entire repertoire CRWE has performed in our 20 seasons.