YCB 2017-18 Concert Schedule

Concerts are free unless otherwise noted. Posters and press releases will be put up as they become available.

To listen to recordings of our recent concerts, click here.

Current Season

October 6, 2017
7:30pm "Please Turn ON Your Cell Phones..." Yale Concert Band Season Opener

Yale Concert Band, Thomas C. Duffy, Music Director. Feat. Honeycomb by Cody Brookshire, in which the audience joins the performance through audio files mapped to their cell phones, enabling them to “play” in synchronicity with the live ensemble; Symphony in Bb (Paul Hindemith); Children’s March (Percy A. Grainger); Dance of the Jesters (P.I. Tchaikovsky); and a Leonard Bernstein triptych: Make Our Garden Grow (from Candide), Slava! and Almighty Father (from Mass).

Woolsey Hall (WOOL) See map
500 College Street
New Haven, CT 06511
November 4, 2017
7:30pm Yale Family Weekend Gala Concert

Featuring the Yale Glee Club (Jeffrey Douma, Music Director), Yale Concert Band (Thomas C. Duffy, Music Director), and Yale Symphony Orchestra (Toshiyuki Shimada, Music Director).

Woolsey Hall (WOOL) See map
500 College Street
New Haven, CT 06511
December 2, 2017
2:00pm Side By Side: The Nutcracker Swings

Thomas C. Duffy, Music Director. The Yale Concert Band and Yale Jazz Ensemble present the classic wind orchestra version and Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn’s big band arrangement of Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Suite. Also featuring Sleigh Ride by Leroy Anderson.

Woolsey Hall (WOOL) See map
500 College Street
New Haven, CT 06511
February 16, 2018
7:30pm Yale Concert Band Winter Concert

Thomas C. Duffy, Music Director. Feat. Three Places in New Haven [marimba concerto] (Thomas C. Duffy), Wine-Dark Sea (John Mackey), Dragon Rhyme (Chen Yi).

Woolsey Hall (WOOL) See map
500 College Street
New Haven, CT 06511