2022–2023: Seasons & Scenes

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Audience guidelines for December 9

On December 9, the WCCB will NOT require audience members to provide proof of vaccination to attend. Masks are optional although strongly recommended at this performance.

All concerts of the Washtenaw Community Concert Band are FREE.

  • Tuesday
    Nov 1
    2022

    PLEASE NOTE THE NEW DATE!
     
    Colors of Autumn | 7:30 PM
    WCC Towsley Auditorium

     
    Join us back at WCC's Towsley Auditorium for a fall lineup of seasonal and spooky musical selections. We will feature a variety of fall-themed music including selections by composers such as Jodie Blackshaw, Katajh Copley, Omar Thomas, and Frank Ticheli. The band are audience are welcome to dress in Halloween or fall-themed costumes!

  • Friday
    Dec 9
    2022

    Sounds of the Season | 7:30 PM
    WCC Towsley Auditorium

     
    Holiday cheer will ring out as the WCCB presents sounds of the season. Conductor William Perrine will be joined by Assistant Conductor Amere Horton and Conductor Emeritus Jerry Robbins in presenting a variety of contemporary and classic holiday arrangements. The band will perform music by Gustav Holst, Kevin Day, Roger Zare, and others.

  • Thursday
    Mar 9
    2023

    Around the World in 80 Minutes | 7:30 PM
    WCC Towsley Auditorium

     
    Join the band as we take a musical trip around the globe! Featuring music by Ralph Vaughan Williams, Camille Saint-Saens, Amir Molookpour, Aakash Mittal, Chen Yi, Percy Grainger, and many others. We start and end in England… how many countries can we visit before our 80 minutes are up?

  • Sunday
    Apr 23
    2022

    Ensemble Concert | 2:00 PM
    WCC Morris Lawrence Lobby

     
    Enjoy ensembles of various sizes playing a variety of musical genres. Donations will be benefit the Ken Bowman Memorial Scholarship, which supports the expenses for an area middle- or high-school band student to attend Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp.

  • Thursday
    May 4
    2023

    American Landscapes | 7:30 PM
    WCC Towsley Auditorium

     
    The WCCB explores the American musical landscape, both new and old. Join us for music by Helen May Butler, William Grant Still, Jennifer Jolley, and John Williams. The concert will feature the winner of the 2023 WCCB Concerto competition, as well as the World Premiere of Eric Szanto’s Asylum Lake, winner of our first Young Michigan Composers Composition Contest.

  • Thursday
    Jun 22
    2023

    First Summer Concert | 7:30 PM
    WCC Morris Lawrence Lobby

  • Thursday
    Jul 27
    2023

    Second Summer Concert | 7:30 PM
    WCC Morris Lawrence Lobby

Concerto Competition

Applications for the 2023 Concert Competition are due January 6, 2023.

INFORMATION & APPLICATION