Youth Winds Kick Off 2018-19 Season

Our two select youth bands, Northern Virginia Youth Symphonic Winds (high school) and Northern Virginia Junior Winds (middle school), present their opening concert for the 2018-19 season, under the direction of Denny Stokes and Linda J. Gammon, respectively. The free concert starts at 3 pm, December 16, at WT Woodson High School, 9525 Main Street in Fairfax.     Share Tweet Read More

Home for the Holidays with Main Street

The rehearsal hall of the Main Street Community Band is ringing with joyous sounds as the band prepares music for their holiday concert.  Are you looking forward to a visit from Santa and the sounds of “Sleigh Ride,” and pre-concert music by Main Street’s Brass Quintet and Clarinet Quartet?  We’ll give you a great show on Dec. 2.   Admission is free, but tickets are required. Read More

Soloist Steven Hendrickson from the NSO in “Looking Upward”

The City of Fairfax Band, honored as among the best community concert bands in the nation, opens its 2018-2019 season at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 20, at Fairfax High School with music that evokes the sky, the stars, and distant imaginings.  Guest soloist will be National Symphony Orchestra master trumpeter Steven Hendrickson. In a concert themed “Looking Upward,” Hendrickson will join the 80-member ensemble Read More