2018 Wind Symphony Program

SCM Wind Symphony 2018 Season

Conductor – Associate Professor John Lynch


From Screen, Stage and Beyond 
(Lunch break pops concert)                                                                                               Wednesday 28 March, 12:30pm

  • Rio Grande-Michael Daugherty *
  • Clair de lune-Claude Debussy/arr. Oliver Shermacher *
  • Pineapple Poll-Gilbert and Sullivan/arr. W.J. Duthoit/Mackerras
  • The Promise of Living from The Tenderland-Aaron Copland/arr. Lynch, Singleton + (featuring singers from the Con Opera School)
  • E.T. Adventures on Earth-John Williams/arr. Chuck Sayre  +

In Memorium
(Joint concert with Brigham Young University)
Thursday 3 May, 6:30pm 

  • Symphony No. 8-David Maslanka +
  • Folk Dances-Dmitri Shostakovitch/arr. Reynolds (combined bands)

Soundscapes: TWOS
Thursday 7 June, 6:30pm

  • George Washington Bridge-William Schuman
  • Two Brave Apples in Winter-Melody Eotvos
  • Beacons-Peter Van Zandt Lane +
  • My Butterflies-Dai Fujikura +
  • Two Jades-Kristin Kuster + (Anna Da Silva Chen, violin)
  • Electroacoustic work TBA-James Humberstone  *


In Great Spaces: Deconstructed
(University of Sydney Great Hall/Australian Museum)                                                                                                                                 Dates/Times TBA

  • Symphonies of Wind Instruments-Igor Stravinsky
  • Rhosymedre-Ralph Vaughan Williams
  • Figures in the Garden-Jonathan Dove +
  • Fanfares Liturgiques -Henri Tomasi

Not Forgotten Friday 14                                                                                                              Friday 14 September, 6:30pm

  • “Profanation” from Jeremiah Symphony-Leonard Bernstein
  • Fanfares and Arias-Steven Stucky +
  • L’Homme Arme-Christopher Marshall
  • The Engulfed Cathedral-Claude Debussy/arr. Patterson
  • Music for Prague 1968-Karel Husa

Something Old, Something New, Something Borrowed, Something Blue
(and a march)
Thursday 25 October

  • Serenade in C minor K388/384a-Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  • Machine Becomes Music-Michael Ippolito *
  • Hymn to a Blue Hour-John Mackey
  • Pines of Rome-Ottorino Respighi/arr. Kimura
  • Rolling Thunder-Henry Fillmore

* SCM commission/world premiere
+ Australian premiere