NWS Season – 2018-2019

Fall Concert – Classics Old and New, Oct 28, 3PM
Omaha Conservatory of Music, 7023 Cass St.

The Nebraska Wind Symphony kicks off our 42nd concert season playing classics of concert band literature. The Old standards “Russian Christmas Music” by Alfred Reed, “Finale to to Symphony No.3” by- Vittorio Giannini, and “Florentiner March” by Julius Fucik will be contrasted with a number of newer works; “October” by Eric Whitaker and “The Rusty Bucket” by Carol Britten Chambers.  Our special guest is Dr. Joshua Kearney, director of athletic bands at UNO. Mike Kelly, recently retired columnist with the Omaha World-Herald will serve as our emcee. Come and enjoy the music and some additional surprises during this concert.
See the concert program.

Thursday, November 22, 2018  – “Making Seasons Bright”
7PM at the Holland Performing Arts Center, 1200 Douglas St, Omaha, NE 68102
This is a FREE event taking place as part of the Downtown Holiday Lights Festival.

Sunday, February 10, 2019 –  “Spotlight”
3PM at Benson High School, 5120 Maple St, Omaha, NE 68104
Concert features our Middle School All-Star Trumpets and other guest performers.

Sunday, April 14, 2019 –  “Ladies Day”
3PM at Elkhorn South High School, 20303 Blue Sage Pkwy, Omaha, NE 68130
Concert celebrates women that compose, direct, and perform music.  We also feature the  NWS 2019 Scholarship/Concerto winner.

Summer Concerts

NOTE – because of the great success of our July 4th concert at Chalco Hills, we are looking for a venue that will better support the size of our audience.
Please check back later as we update this page with our Summer 2019 concert schedule.