The Rivers Youth Wind Ensemble, conducted by David Martins, is open to all high school-age (grades 8–12) woodwind, brass, percussion, harp, double bass, and piano students. The ensemble is designed to provide high school musicians the opportunity to perform the finest contemporary and traditional repertoire in an advanced wind ensemble setting.
November 6, 2016, 7 pm (Regis College) – Free
February 26, 2017, 3 pm (Jordan Hall, Boston) – Ticketed Concert
May 21, 2017, 7 pm (Babson College) – Free
RYWE is looking for brass and saxophone players for the Fall semester. Contact Holly Gallant to set up an audition time.
Students should prepare two contrasting pieces or movements of a larger work at the Senior District Level. Additionally, students should also be prepared to play scales up to 4 flats and 4 sharps as well as a chromatic scale.
Holly Gallant, Wind Ensemble Manager