Band Of The Scots Guard Tickets
Band of Scots Guards is one of the other five bands that guard the British Monarch. It is based in the same place as for all the foot guard bands, St James’s London. Formed in the era of King Charles 1 in 1642, it grew in strength over the years and expanded to have a lot of members. There are a number of ensembles within the Band of the Scots Guard that play for different events of state. The concert band from among them is all set to deliver a performance at the George Mason Center for the Arts Concert Hall and Band of the Scots Guard tickets are available for sale now
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- Fri Jan 22 2016
The concert band is also known as the symphonic band, wind orchestra, wind band, wind symphony and wind ensemble. The musicians perform with instruments belonging to the family of brass, percussion and woodwind. Played together, they create signature tunes for the Band of Scots Guard with original wind and orchestral compositions. Its light music is soothing and easily distinguishable from the marching band that has the same instrumentation. The exceptionally talented musicians are credited for coming up with the high beat and low beat compositions that are appropriate according to the event they are performing at by playing the same musical equipment.
The modern wind ensemble of the concert band was formed by Frederick Fennell in the early fifties, after the model of orchestra at the Eastman School of Music. Setting up the criteria of merit, it has always incorporated the best talent and has been led by musicians such as William D Revelli, Mark Hindsley and A. Austin Harding. These contemporary composers were considered to be a better in terms of the music in comparison to the conservative stance of symphony orchestras of sticking to the same kind of tunes. Currently the list of professional concert bands includes Dallas Wind Symphony, Royal Hawaiian Band, Osaka Municipal Symphonic Band and Tokyo Kosei Wind Orchestra. Over the last forty years, many composers have played a major role in the development of the concert band. Few from the present era include David Holsinger, Ron Nelson, David Maslanka and others.
Bands of the Scots Guard play for a number of occasions such as Changing of the Guard, The Festival of Remembrance, Beating the Retreat, Royal Ascot ad Trouping the Color. Each event has its own significance and the compositions are shortlisted accordingly for each.
The upcoming performance at the George Mason Center for the Arts Concert Hall will entertain the attendees with brand new compositions with the same instruments played differently. Since the band plays at the important state events, it ensures that the performance is perfect and plays effortlessly to make the experience memorable. The ambiance provided by the venue is just right to make the purchase of Band of the Scots Guard tickets worthwhile for the performance. The compositions that have entertained the royalty of State will now take you by storm. So do not miss the chance of being a part of this event and get your get your hands on the tickets before they are all sold out!