Wilmette Community Band

Winter Concert

Dr. David Fodor, Conductor

Friday, March 3, 7:30 pm, Free Admission

Trinity Lutheran Church

3637 Golf Rd, Evanston, IL 60203

To be selected from:

Festive Prelude, Reed

Karpatzka Vatra (Ukraine), arr. M. Mykhats

Symphonic Prelude, Reed

Mescato March, Jeffrey Gettleman

Cajun Folk Songs, Ticheli

The Great Race, arr. Bulla

Variations for Three, Fodor

Espana Cani, arr. Longfield


Wilmette Public Library

1242 Wilmette Avenue, Wilmette

Bel Sonore Chamber Ensemble

Sunday, March 5, 2:00-3:30 pm, Auditorium

The Bel Sonore Chamber Ensemble was formed by Thomas Bulgrin in New York City and is now based in Chicago. The ensemble of flute, oboe, and bassoon with soprano voice performs a repertoire ranging from the early Baroque to jazz standards. In Chicago, the ensemble has been featured in the Prairie Crossing Concert Series, the Lyric Opera Guild and at Harold Washington Library.

Stories Wrapped in String: Journeys and Homes

Saturday, March 25, 10-11 am

William Harris Lee & Co.
1138 Central Avenue, Wilmette

‘Stories Wrapped in String’ is presented by The Lucky Trikes the last Saturday morning each month all year from 10-11 am at William Harris Lee & Company’s shop in downtown Wilmette.

The Lucky Trikes are Deirdre Harrison as story teller and on uke, Kyle Price as composer and on percussion, plus a third special guest on viola, violin, cello or bass each month. The musical story series features improvised and classical music accompanying award-winning stories and original songs.

Older strings students also make guest appearances.  The guest artist for March will be Myra Hinrichs from Ensemble Chartreuse on violin.

Visitors can see the luthier shop and try instruments after each session.

Snacks!  Free and open to the public.