2018 Scholarship Concert Poster

2017-2018 TENTATIVE Tara Winds Rehearsal and Performance Calendar

30th Anniversary Celebration

Highlighted items are performances.

All Contracts Due for the 2017-2018 Tara Winds Rehearsal / Performance Calendar - LIST ANY CONFLICTS (DATES) AND REASON FOR ABSENCES ON THE BACK OF THE CONTRACT.

Sunday Rehearsals are from 2:30-5:00 PM

Locations

  • UGHS - Union Grove HS McDonough, GA
  • CHS - Campbell HS Smyrna
  • *Westlake High School

Dates:

  • August 13
  • August 27
  • September 10
  • September 24
  • *October 8
  • *October 22
  • November 5

Sunday November 12, 2017 - Veterans' Weekend Celebration @ 4:00 PM, Sound check at 2:00 PM. Griffin Auditorium 234 E Taylor St, Griffin, GA 30224. Tickets on sale beginning September 10: $20.00 General Admission

November 26 @ Union Grove HS.
Dues $100 per member - are Due no later than Nov. 26 each member will receive 2 tickets to the MOTS ($30 value)
Make checks payable to Tara Winds see Lynn Conti at rehearsal or go to the donation page.

Saturday December 2, 2017 @ 7:00 PM KSU Bailey Performance Center - Music of the Season Concert with Rehearsal from 3:00-5:30 PM


Note - January rehearsals 2:30-5:30 PM

  • January 7 Campbell High School
  • January 21 Union Grove High School
  • January 28 (Dress Rehearsal) Campbell High School

Friday February 2 – GMEA District V Honor Band - North Atlanta HS @ 6:00 PM, Sound Check at 5:00 PM

Program:

  • "JoyRIDE" by Michael Markowski
  • "Second Suite in F" by Gustav Holst
  • "Fanfare for Full Fathom Five" by John Mackey Give Us This Day by David Maslanka

February 25 Union Grove

March 11 Campbell High School

March 25 Campbell High School

April 8 Campbell High School

April 22 Union Grove High School

April 29 Campbell High School

Sunday May 6 Tara Winds 30th Anniversary/Scholarship Concert with members from the First Coast Wind Symphony Jacksonville, FL Lassiter Concert Hall @ 5:00 PM Sound Check 2:30- 4:30 PM

30th Anniversary Germany Tour 2018 - June 19-July 1, 2018

Past Performances

The following is a list of Tara Winds' past invitational performances.

  • 1989 - GMEA State In-Service Conference
  • 1989 - GMEA District VI Honor Band Clinic
  • 1990 - NBA/CBDNA Southern Division Convention
  • 1990 - University of South Carolina Band Clinic
  • 1991 - Arts Clayton Winter Concert Series
  • 1991 - Hapeville Centennial Celebration
  • 1992 - GMEA State In-Service Conference
  • 1993 - University of Georgia High School Music Festival
  • 1994 - Midwest International Band & Orchestra Clinic
  • 1994 - GMEA State In-Service Conference
  • 1996 - GMEA State In-Service Conference
  • 1997 - GMEA State In-Service Conference
  • 1998 - University of Georgia High School Music Festival
  • 1999 - American Bandmasters Assn. National Conference
  • 2000 - GMEA State In-Service Conference
  • 2001 - University of Georgia High School Music Festival
  • 2001 - Midwest International Band & Orchestra Clinic
  • 2002 - Arts Clayton Summer Concert Series
  • 2002 - Madison-Morgan Co. Summer Concert Series
  • 2003 - GMEA State In-Service Conference
  • 2003 - Arts Clayton Summer Concert Series
  • 2004 - University of So. Mississippi Honor Band Clinic
  • 2004 - Arts Clayton Summer Concert Series
  • 2004 - Madison-Morgan Co. Summer Concert Series
  • 2004 - NBA/CBDNA Southern Division Convention
  • 2005 - University of Georgia High School Music Festival
  • 2005 - International Tour, Rome, Italy
  • 2006 - GMEA State In-Service Conference
  • 2006 - Western International Band Clinic, Seattle, WA
  • 2007 - Reinhardt College Concert Series
  • 2008 - Reinhardt College Concert Series
  • 2008 - International Tour, Rome and Matera, Italy
  • 2008 - NBA/CBDNA Southern Division Convention
  • 2009 - University of Georgia High School Music Festival
  • 2009 - International Tour, Rome, Italy and Sicily
  • 2010 - University of So. Mississippi Honor Band Clinic
  • 2011 - "La Fiesta" Concert, Rome, GA
  • 2011 - Memorial Day Ceremony, Smyrna, GA
  • 2012 - Conn-Selmer Youth Bands of Atlanta Collaborative Concert
  • 2012 - NBA/CBDNA Southern Division Convention
  • 2012 - Memorial Day Ceremony, Smyrna, GA
  • 2012 - Independence Day Celebration, Chattahoochee Hills, GA
  • 2012 - Atlanta Youth Wind Symphony Collaborative Concert, Emory University
  • 2013 - Ga. State University Collaborative Concert, Rialto Theater
  • 2013 - University of Alabama High School Music Festival
  • 2013 - Youth Bands of Atlanta (in Cooperation with Conn-Selmer Corporation) Collaborative Concert
  • 2014 - GMEA State In-Service Conference
  • 2014 - Independence Day Celebration, Chattahoochee Hills, GA
  • 2015 - 69th Annual Midwest International Band & Orchestra Clinic
  • 2016 - Celebrating Col. John R. Bourgeois
  • 2014 - 2017 American Youth Ensembles (in Cooperation with Conn-Selmer Corporation) Collaborative Concert
  • 2017 University of Georgia High School Music Festival
  • 2017 Troy University SEUS Band Clinic
  • 2017 Pictures at an Exhibition
  • 2017 Griffin Veterans Day Celebration

In 2005, members of the band traveled to Rome, Italy and performed highly acclaimed concerts in its first international tour. In 2008 and 2009, members returned to Italy to perform concerts in Rome, Sicily and the province of Matera with local Italian musicians.