Wind Works Music


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.

Program available in person.

Length: 45-60 Minutes
Audience Limit: 300
Curriculum Connection: Classical Music, Music, Visual/Emotional Connections to Music

Single Performance: $850
Additional Performances: $680
Travel: $75 per day
Pricing may vary for weekends/out-of-school time
Processing Fee of $30 added to all contracts



  • 5 chairs without arms
  • 5 music stands
  • 1 Microphone

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 artists as an Arts for Learning Massachusetts ensemble.

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