Sierra Nevada Winds presents “It’s Showtime: Music of Stage and Screen”
The Sierra Nevada Winds Orchestra, a 48-piece wind ensemble conducted by Robert Halseth, performs a concert titled "Its Show Time! Music of Stage and Screen" on Saturday, May 10, 2014, 7:30 p.m. at Dietrich Theatre, Sierra College, 5000 Rocklin Road, Rocklin, CA 95677.
Flutist Jeremiah Duarte Bills, a Loomis native, is featured in François Borne’s Fantaisie Brillante, a virtuosic composition of famous melodies from Bizet’s opera Carmen. A graduate of The Juilliard School of Music, Bills has performed as a soloist with the Diablo Symphony, Sacramento Philharmonic, Sacramento Bach Festival and California Wind Orchestra. Other major works on the program include Leonard Bernstein’s Overture to “Candide,” Dello Joio’s Scenes from “The Louvre,” and John Williams’ monumental Star Wars Trilogy.
The concert is sponsored by Sierra College Friends of the Library. Tickets, available at the door, are $10 for general admission and $7 for seniors and students. Parking on campus is FREE on Saturday evening. Check www.sierranevadawinds.org or call (530) 269-0395 for further information.