A group of musicians meet together once a week to create music for their own enjoyment and periodically perform for the general public at the Beaverton City Library Auditorium. 


The ensemble began in January 2010 for those interested in contributing their musical talents through rehearsing and performing in various groupings.  Our Wind Ensembles consists of flutes, oboe, bassoon, french horn, clarinets and saxophones.


A forty seventh concert “Classic Masters VI : Haydn” and “Summertime Encores VI” was held on Wednesday, May 27, 2015.


A forty sixth concert “Pinocchio Pops”, “Classic Masters V” and “Summertime Encores V” was held on Wednesday May 20, 2015.


A forty fifth concert “Classic Masters IV: Brahms” was held on Wednesday, April 22, 2015.


A forty fourth concert “Spring Variety” was held on Wednesday, March 18, 2015.  Jules Elias, clarinet & Dave Knaub, string bass and Mark and Don Play Jazz and Maddy Ross were guest performers.


A forty third concert “Classic Masters III: Mozart” was held on Tuesday, March 17, 2015.


A forty second concert “Classic Masters II” was held on Saturday, February 7, 2015.


A forty first concert “21st Century Chamber Works” was held on Wednesday, January 28, 2015.


A fortieth concert “Fall Variety” was held on Wednesday, November 19, 2014.  The Allegretto Woodwind Quintet and the String Quartet with Clarinet of the Beaverton Symphony were guest performers.


A thirty ninth concert “Sax Bicentennial” a celebration of the 200th birthday of Adolphe Sax, the inventor of the Saxophone instruments and the Bass Clarinet was held on Wednesday, November 5, 2014.  Mark and Don Play Jazz and Maddy Ross were guest performers.


A thirty eighth concert “Classic Masters I” was held on Saturday, September 6, 2014.


A thirty seventh concert “Summertime Encores IV” was held on Wednesday, August 27, 2014.  The “Allegretto Woodwind Quintet” and the “Portland Saxophone Quartet” were guest performers.


A thirty sixth Concert “Summertime Encores III” was held on Wednesday, July 9, 2014.  Mark and Don Play Jazz were guest performers.


A thirty fifth Concert featuring “French Classics” was held on Wednesday, May 28, 2014.  Mark and Don Play Jazz were guest performers.


A thirty fourth Concert featuring “Crusell Clarinet Night” was held on Wednesday, May 21, 2014.


A thirty second Concert featuring “Spring Variety” and thirty third Concert featuring “Carmen-Suite by Georges Bizet” was held on Wednesday, April 23, 2014.


A thirtieth Concert featuring “The Boston Collection 1865” and thirty first Concert featuring “Ludwig van Beethoven” was held on Wednesday, April 9, 2014.


Our twenty ninth Concert featuring “Saxophone Session” was held on Wednesday, February 19, 2014.  The Portland Saxophone Quartet and Mark & Don Play Jazz were guest performers.


Our twenty eighth Concert featuring “Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart” was held on Wednesday, February 5, 2014.


Our twenty seventh Concert featuring “A Christmas Special” was held on Wednesday, December 18, 2013.


Our twenty sixth Concert featuring “American Memories 1975-2013” was held on Wednesday, October 23, 2013.


Our twenty fifth Concert featuring “Franz Joseph Haydn” was held on Wednesday, August 21, 2013.


Our twenty fourth Concert featuring “Summertime Encores Part II” was held on Wednesday, July 10, 2013.


Our twenty third Concert featuring “Summertime Encores Part I” was held at the Beaverton City Library on Wednesday, June 26, 2013.


Our twenty second Concert featuring music composed by Johann Sebastian Bach was held on Wednesday, May 22, 2013.


Our twenty first Concert featuring “American Memories 1950-1975” was held on Wednesday, March 27, 2013.


Our twentieth Concert featuring “Music by 16th Century Composers” was held on Wednesday, February 6, 2013.


Our nineteenth Concert featuring “American Memories 1925-1950” was held on Wednesday, December 5, 2012.


A seventeenth Concert featuring “Our Favorites of 2012” and an eighteenth Concert  “Global Tour” pieces composed by Mike Curtis of Eugene, Oregon was held on Wednesday, October 24, 2012.


A sixteenth Concert featuring music composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was held on Wednesday, June 27, 2012.


A fifteenth Concert featuring ‘American Memories 1900-1925’ was held on Wednesday, June 20, 2012.


A fourteenth Concert featuring “Jerome Kern’s Broadway and Hollywood Hits” was held on Wednesday, May 16, 2012.


A thirteenth Concert featuring ‘Chamber Music Recital’ was held on Wednesday, April 18, 2012.


A twelfth Concert featuring ‘American Memories 1875-1900’ was held on Wednesday, March 14, 2012.


An eleventh Concert featuring our favorite music of 2011 was held on Wednesday, January 25, 2012.


A tenth Concert featuring ‘Stephen Foster and America 1850-1875’ was held on Wednesday, November 16, 2011.


A ninth Concert featuring Clarinets was held on Wednesday , October 19, 2011.


A seventh Concert featuring Fred Astaire music and an eighth Concert featuring Mozart pieces was held on Tuesday, June 21, 2011.


Our sixth Concert featuring music composed by Henry Purcell was held on Wednesday, April 13, 2011.


A fifth Concert featuring our favorite music of 2010 was held on Wednesday, January 26, 2011.


The fourth Concert featuring music composed by Franz Schubert was held at the Beaverton City Library on Wednesday, November 17, 2010.


Our third Concert was held at the Elsie Stuhr Center Annual ‘Harvest Bazaar’ Saturday Breakfast on September 11, 2010 from 9:00 to 11:00 am.


Our second Concert of all Gershwin pieces was held on Wednesday, September 8, 2010.


Our first Concert was an evening performance on June 9, 2010 at the Beaverton City Library.

 

WOODWIND AND BRASS ENSEMBLES

Above photos taken by Bill Reed

Woodwind and Brass Quintet (upper left),

Saxophone Quartet            (upper right),                Woodwind Ensemble          (lower right)

OUR 48th FREE CONCERT is scheduled for

Saturday, June 6, 2015, 1:00 pm

Beaverton City Library Auditorium

Summertime Ragtime

OUR 49th FREE CONCERT is scheduled for

Wednesday, June 24, 2015, 7:00 pm

Beaverton City Library Auditorium

Bernhard H. Crusell


FUTURE CONCERTS


Wednesday 7:00 pm

September 9, 2015

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Saturday 2:00 pm

September 19, 2015