Wind Works

Artist: North Winds
Type: Performance
Art Form: Music
Grade Level: K-8
Scheduling Request

Five of New England’s top woodwind professionals introduce students to woodwind instruments and musical concepts of composition such as melody, accompaniment, and style. Additionally, students hear a diverse selection of music from several countries and historical periods. Audience volunteers perform with the quintet in a rousing rendition of “Ragtime Dance” by the legendary Scott Joplin.

Length: 45-60 Minutes
Audience Limit: 200
Curriculum Connection: Classical Music, Music, Visual/Emotional Connections to Music

Single Show: $825
Back-To-Back: $1,400
Three-In-A-Row: $1,980

Four-In-A-Row: $2,555
Travel fee: $75
Note: pricing may vary for weekend/out-of-school time

Processing Fee of $30 added to all contracts


5 chairs without arms

5 music stands

Microphone (if possible)
Performance Space:

Performance should take place on floor level, as opposed to a stage

Please set up chairs, stands, and microphone prior to artists’ arrival.
Arrival time before first performance: 30 minutes
Strike time: 10 minutes
Time needed between performances: 15 minutes
Teachers are expected to model appropriate audience behavior for their students.

Please introduce the performers as a Young Audiences of Massachusetts ensemble.

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