NWS Season – 2010-2011

Formal Concerts

Concerts performed at UNO Strauss Performing Arts Center, 60th and Dodge streets.

A Different Drummer Marches to Many Beats
Sunday, November 14, 2010 – 3PM
This concert highlights the very diverse nature of the march.  The marches in this concert span 250 years, served various functions in society and were written by composers of varying fame. They range from very serious to light-hearted parodies, from simple works for martial uniformity and morale to complex works of high art.

November 2010 Concert Program

Hail Varsity! A Salute to the World of Sports
Sunday, February 13, 2011 – 3PM
Concert features area middle school All-Star Trumpets, guest Mike Kelly Omaha World-Herald Columnist performing Casey At The Bat,  and the performance of several sports-themed pieces.

Feb 2011 Concert Flyer

This IS The Nebraska Wind Symphony
Sunday, April 17, 2011 – 3PM
Concert celebrates all that is uniquely NWS including the first NWS Hall of Fame inductees, 2011 NWS Scholarship Concerto winner, several performances featuring NWS soloists and an adult community choir.

April 2011 Concert Flyer

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The NWS performed Bugler's Holiday featuring a trumpet trio, (l.tor.) Eric Arneson, Bethany Kracl, and Jason Emerson.

Summer Concerts
Summer Concert at Sumtur
Sunday, June 12, 2011 – 7PM
NWS Concert Band followed by NWS Swingtones
Sumtur Amphitheater – Walnut Creek, South of Hwy 370 on 108th St
 
July 4th Celebration
Monday, July 4, 2011 – Monday, 6PM
NWS Swingtones followed by NWS Concert Band
Chalco Hills Recreation Area – S. 154th St and Giles Road
Bring some lawn chairs or a blanket and enjoy the concert with plenty of time to get to area firework shows.