Brooklyn Wind Symphony's live performance of Viet Cuong's "Moth" from the 2013 Midwest Band and Orchestra Clinic was featured on Performance Today from American Public Radio. Special thanks to our bass clarinetist Dean Olsher for making this radio appearance happen. If you missed the live broadcast, you can stream the episode here!
Much to our delight, Brooklyn Wind Symphony's performance at the Midwest Clinic is now available for listening. Pop over to Mark Custom Recording Service to purchase a CD, or search for us on Spotify and listen to our complete concert for free.
We'd love to hear what you think of our performance, so leave a comment below. Happy listening!
An excerpt from the Brooklyn Wind Symphony's performance at the Midwest Band Clinic will air on public radio this weekend! The program Wind & Rhythm will broadcast our performance of David Maslanka's Requiem. Click here for a list of stations and for links to the live stream.
Update: The archived podcast is now available here.
We would like to extend a sincere thank you to the 315 backers who supported our project in commissioning new works to perform at the Midwest Clinic this year. Because of you, our loyal supporters, our debut at the clinic this December will be a greater success than we ever could have imagined. Stay tuned for updates on our progress in rehearsing these great works. And thank you again!
We are excited to announce that we will perform at the 67th Midwest Band and Orchestra Clinic taking place December 18-21, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. We are the first New York City-based ensemble to ever be invited to participate in this prestigious annual event, which attracts top musicians and music educators from all over the world. If you would like to help us get to Chicago, please make a tax-deductible donation, or stay tuned for the launch of our Kickstarter Campaign on Monday, September 9. #BKWStoMidwest
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