- UBC School of Music
- UBC Symphonic Wind Ensemble: Olympic Reflections
UBC Symphonic Wind Ensemble: Olympic Reflections
Presented by the UBC School of Music
Giovanni Gabrieli, Canzon Septimi Toni No. 2
Ralph Vaughan Williams, Scherzo alla Marcia from Symphony No. 8
Dmitri Shostakovich, Prelude and Folk Dances
Steven Bryant, Dusk
Charles Ives, Variations on America
Leo Arnaud, Bugler’s Dream
John Williams, Olympic Fanfare and Theme
Robert Taylor, conductor with remarks by Professor Stephen J. Toope
Featuring Melody Yong, piano
The UBC Symphonic Wind Ensemble is dedicated to performing the finest and most challenging wind repertoire, presenting four concerts on campus each year.
The group also hosts an annual band festival, attracting talented high school students from all over British Columbia. Players participate in UBC convocation ceremonies and regularly tour the province.