+ CAL 10-05-2012 00:00:00 11-05-2012 00:00:00 89 Knox band tours the USA The 46-piece Knox Symphonic Wind Ensemble has returned from a musical tour of the USA including visits to Los Angeles, San Diego, New York and Chicago. DD/MM/YYYY
SWE on US Navy Warship ‘Dragonslayers’ at the San Diego Naval Base
The 46-piece Knox Symphonic Wind Ensemble (SWE) has returned from a musical tour of the USA including visits to Los Angeles, San Diego, New York and Chicago.
The group played 13 performances including a variety of feature concerts, instructive workshops and master classes with the leading American experts.
Performance highlights included playing with the entire US Navy Band, performing at Disneyland and at the Church of Intercession in Harlem. The boys also enjoyed a Master class with the Commanding Officer of the US Air Force Band, Col Larry Lang.The group also visited sights such as Hollywood Bowl and New York’s Central Park and the Empire State Building and saw snow on their final 24 hours of the trip.