UFO Concerto for Euphonium and Wind Orchestra

Harvey Gleiser
Harvey Gleiser, 1922-2010

Longtime Winds followers will remember euphonium player extraordinaire, Harvey Gleiser, who passed away in 2010 after a lifetime of music-making. Our concerts on February 8 and February 22 include a tribute to Harvey.

Harvey left a generous bequest to the Winds, and we have used some of those funds...   read more

Soloist Tony Snyder on playing the Strauss Concerto

Our first set of concerts this season features our principal horn player extraordinaire Tony Snyder playing Richard Strauss’ Concerto No. 1 for French Horn.

After our rehearsal yesterday, Tony reflected on playing this concerto. Here’s what he had to say.

Tony Snyder
Soloist Tony Snyder rehearsing the Strauss concerto with the Winds.

This...   read more