SANTA CRUZ SUMMER WINDS Memorial Day Concert "Reflections in Granite"
Monday, May 28, 2018 - 3:00 PM
Tickets: $15 in advance - $20 at door With "Reflections in Granite" - The Santa Cruz Summer Winds pays special tribute to fallen veterans of The Vietnam War, in this honorary concert dedicated in their memory and service. Our concert, titled for the poem of the same name by renowned poet Nancy L. Meek, will be read aloud, and accompanied by musical works "Heroes Lost and Fallen (A Vietnam Memorial)" by David Gillingham, "Adagio for Strings" by Samuel Barber, "Black Granite" by James Hosay, and many more. This concert will be unlike any other this year. The Santa Cruz Summer Winds is a 50-member concert band, composed primarily of musicians from the various concert bands throughout the Tucson and Green Valley area, as well as several members from the Fred Fox School of Music at the University of Arizona. The Santa Cruz Summer Winds is founded and operated by Managers, April and Zack Brennan, and their Lead Musical Director is Taylor Mitchell. Their concert is brought to you by The Santa Cruz Music Groups, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to musical excellence in southern Arizona, and their President, April Brennan.