A Little Tango Music by Adam Gorb

A Little Tango Music, like many of Adam Gorb’s works for band, is centered on dance music. The tango is an urban dance from Argentina, a genre that is believed to have begun during the late 19th century in poor neighborhoods surrounding Buenos Aires. It is a rather dramatic form—a…

Armenian Dances by Alfred Reed

In his Armenian Dances, Alfred Reed has captured many of the styles, tempos, and subtleties of the Armenian folk songs and dances. Part I is based on five authentic Armenian folksongs drawn from the vast collection of Gomidas Vartabed (1869-1935). Gomidas has been credited as the founder of Armenian classical…

Holiday Concert 2016

Walnut Creek Concert Band Presents Holiday Concert Featuring a new Holiday Program and a special gift to the Walnut Creek Community, the West Coast Premiere of James Beckel’s Concerto for Trombone with the composer as soloist December 1, 2015 – 7:30PM Lesher Center for the Arts – Walnut Creek, CA…

Summer Pops Concert 2016

Walnut Creek Concert Band Presents Summer  “Pops” Concert Tuesday, July 19, 2016 – 7:30 PM The  “Pops” Concert features the depth and talent of the members of the Walnut Creek Band as they present a program of “player favorites” from light classics, traditional marches, patriotic selections and a few surprises…