The South Florida Pride Wind Ensemble, the region’s LGBT and allies concert band, has an exciting season planned, including the return of the landmark Youth Pride Band, an opportunity for talented high school musicians to perform together in a safe environment for all.
"And the Award Goes To..." concert, a tribute to the unforgettable music of the movies and television, opens the season on Nov. 5 at the Broward Center’s Amaturo Theater.
The Youth Pride Band performance, lucky “season 13” will be presented on Feb. 25 and feature guest conductor Chandler Wilson, a Miami native and assistant director of athletic bands at Florida State University. An acclaimed composer also, Wilson formerly was band director at Hollywood Hills and Cooper City high schools.
Artistic director Dan Bassett concludes the season with "May the 4th be with You," a musical tribute to “Star Wars” and featuring “RuPaul’s Drag Race” fan favorite Pandora Boxx on May 4.
For more information and tickets, go to PrideWindEnsemble.org.