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JP CONCERTS : The Weston Wind Quintet & Friends

Sat, May 18, 2019 - 8PM 
JP Concerts & Open Theatre Project presents 
The Weston Wind Quintet & Friends 
Chamber music for wind instruments with guest artists. Featuring Michael Tabak (flute), Alessandro Cirafici (oboe), Yhasmin Valenzuela (clarinet), Elizabeth Jones (French horn), Shu Satoh (bassoon) and 7 guest musicians.

Chamber music for wind instruments, with guest artists

Antonin Dvorak 
3 movements from the Czech Suite 
(arr. Ray Thompson) for double wind quintet

Felix Mendelssohn 
Nocturno, Op. 24 for 11 winds 
(1 flute, 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 French horns, 3 bassoons, and trumpet)

Florent Schmitt 
Lied et Scherzo for double wind quintet

Arthur Bird 
Serenade for double wind quintet 
(Note: This is a different piece than Arthur Bird's Suite for double wind quintet, which the group performed at JP Concerts last season)

Amilcare Ponchielli 
(arr. Andreas Tarkmann) 
Dance of the Hours for wind nonet

"Program subject to change."

Michael Tabak (flute) 
Alessandro Cirafici (oboe) 
Yhasmin Valenzuela (clarinet) 
Elizabeth Jones (French horn) 
Shu Satoh (bassoon)

The Weston Wind Quintet has given dozens of concerts in the Greater Boston area during the past decade including performances on the JP Concerts series since 2013. The quintet often works with guest artists to play music for larger chamber ensembles, as it plans to do again this season.

Many of the live concert recordings of the Weston Wind Quintet (and Friends) are available for free listening and downloading at

St. John's Church - 1 Roanoke Ave. Jamaica Plain, MA 
$15 General Admission  
$10 Student / Senior / Member 
Pay What You Can 
Season Passes Available

Available online or at the door 
House open 30 min before concert 
Venue is wheelchair accessible, restrooms require assistance for wheelchairs