Youth Symphonic Wind Ensemble joins the R.I. Wind Ensemble at Scituate High School Nov. 15

Youth Symphonic Wind Ensemble joins the R.I. Wind Ensemble at Scituate High School Nov. 15

EAST PROVIDENCE – Members of the Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School’s Youth Wind Ensembles Symphonic Winds join their counterparts in a side by side concert with the Rhode Island Wind Ensemble, an adult community band based in Providence. The concert, Generations United, will be held Friday, Nov. 15, 7:15 p.m., at Scituate High School, 94 Trimtown Road.

RIPWE Music Director David Neves, former director of music at Scituate High School, conducts the Youth Wind Ensembles in a concert featuring Gordon Jacob’s “William Byrd Suite,” Frank Ticheli’s “Shenandoah” and John Philip Sousa’s “Sabre and Spurs.” The RIWE, conducted by Robert Franzblau, a Scituate resident, performs Beethoven’s “Egmont Overture” and “Four Dances” from West Side Story by Leonard Bernstein.

The ensembles combine to perform Henry Fillmore’s “The Klaxon and The Circus Bee,” Samuel Hazo’s “Arabesque” and Eric Whitacre’s “Sleep.”

Tickets available at the door on the evening of the concert for $12 general admission; and $7 for children, students and senior citizens. For more information, call 401-248-7038, or email Cat Walsh, youth ensembles manager at cwalsh@riphil.org.