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Music Concerts 2013-2014
- Ohlone College Music Department

The Ohlone College Music Department and Ohlone College Community Education are proud of its performing ensembles. Purchase tickets in advance through the Smith Center Box Office in order to avoid lines, or purchase them at the door the day of the concert.

Mission Peak Brass Band

Ohlone Clarinet Choir

Ohlone Community Band

Ohlone Jazz/Rock Combos

 

Ohlone Tuba Ensemble

 

Ohlone Wind Orchestra

(Updated October 25, 2013. Events may be added or changed throughout the season; all information and ticket prices subject to change without notice.)

November 2013

Ohlone Community Band:
Compositions from Now and Then

Featuring Mark Camphouse’s Yosemite Autumn, Eric Whitacre’s Lux Aurumque and recent works of Brian Balmages and Charles Carter. Also including time-honored tunes by J.S. Bach and Nicholas Rimsky-Korsakov, Ralph Vaughan Williams’ Sea Songs, and Franz von Suppé’s energetic Light Cavalry Overture. Directed by Tony Clements.

Ohlone Wind Orchestra:
Shades of Sound

Featuring new and classic American and English wind band music, including: Frank Ticheli’s contemporary jazzy masterpiece Blue Shades, the outstanding Scenes from "The Louvre" by Norman Dello Joio, and Edward Gregson’s moving The Sword and the Crown. Also on the program are Percy Grainger’s Walking Tune, Clifton William’s Symphonic Dance No. 3, Robert Jager’s Third Suite, and the Overture to Candide by Leonard Bernstein. Directed by Tony Clements.

Mission Peak Brass Band:
The Wild West: From Europe to America

Highlights include: American Civil War Fantasy by Bilik, and Wild West: the Best of Ennio Morricone. Featured soloists are John Monroe, Euphonium, for Carrickfergus, and Ken Walter, Cornet, on Gabriel's Oboe. Other notable works include Four Scottish Dances by Malcolm Arnold, Bach's Toccata and Fugue, and Kurt Weill's Mack the Knife. Directed by Tony Clements.

December 2013

Ohlone Jazz/Rock Combos

Jazz Combos Concert

Along with special guests The B#s Vocal Jazz Ensemble and the Ohlone Guitar Ensemble! An evening of Jazz standards, pop tunes, jazz fusion, rock classics and a few Holiday numbers tossed in along the way. Led by Tim Roberts.

  • Thursday, December 5, 2013, at 7:00pm
  • Jackson Theatre, Smith Center at Ohlone College
  • Tickets:
    • $15 General Admission
    • $10 Student / Youth 12 & Under / Seniors 65 & Older / Ohlone College Staff
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  • Event Parking: $2
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Rock Combos Concert

What do Daft Punk, the Civil Wars and Metallica have in common? Nothing!!! Indulge yourself in live rock music performed by the Ohlone Rock Combos the world-famous Horn Dogs! Led by Tim Roberts.

  • Friday, December 6, 2013, at 7:00pm
  • Jackson Theatre, Smith Center at Ohlone College
  • Tickets:
    • $15 General Admission
    • $10 Student / Youth 12 & Under / Seniors 65 & Older / Ohlone College Staff
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  • Event Parking: $2
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Ohlone Bands Sixth Annual Holiday Extravaganza

Enjoy an afternoon of holiday music with the Ohlone Bands—from traditional tunes to jazzy interpretations. We'll play some of your favorites, including O Holy Night with soloist Rob Lenicheck, along with some new seasonal songs. This concert is perfect for the whole family.

The Ohlone Clarinet Choir, Ohlone Tuba Ensemble, Ohlone Wind Orchestra, Mission Peak Brass Band, and Ohlone Community Band, and are directed by Tony Clements. All five bands are part of the Ohlone College Community Education Program.

  • Saturday, December 7, 2013, at 2:00pm
  • Jackson Theatre, Smith Center at Ohlone College
  • Tickets:
    • $15 General Admission
    • $10 Student / Youth 12 & Under / Seniors 65 & Older
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  • Event Parking: $2
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March 2014

Mission Peak Brass Band

Ohlone Wind Orchestra

Ohlone Community Band

  • Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at 7:30pm
  • Jackson Theatre, Smith Center at Ohlone College
  • Tickets:
    • $10 General Admission
    • $5 Student / Youth 12 & Under / Seniors 65 & Older / Ohlone College Staff
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  • Event Parking: $2
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May 2014

Mission Peak Brass Band

Ohlone Community Band and Ohlone Tuba Ensemble Concert in the Park

Free Ohlone College Community Outreach Concert - bring the family and a picnic lunch! (Donations accepted.)

  • Saturday, May 10, 2014, at 12:30pm
  • Fremont Central Park Performance Pavilion at Lake Elizabeth, 40000 Paseo Padre Parkway, Fremont, CA 94538 (Map)
  • Free! No tickets required.

Ohlone Wind Orchestra

Ohlone Jazz/Rock Combos

  • Thursday - Friday, May 15-16, 2014, at 7:00pm
  • Jackson Theatre, Smith Center at Ohlone College
  • Tickets:
    • $15 General Admission
    • $10 Student / Youth 12 & Under / Seniors 65 & Older / Ohlone College Staff
    • Buy Tickets Now!
  • Event Parking: $2
  • Box Office / Ticket Information

Event Parking Permit: $2 (required at all times on the Ohlone College Fremont campus).

See the Music Concerts Archive for information about previous Music Department concerts.