Musical Shares: District5, "Throw Caution to the Wind"


District5 photo by Nguyen Nguyen

District5, UMD School of Music's Gradute Fellowship Woodwind Quintet, will be performing at Busboys & Poets Hyattsville on Sunday, April 6, 2014. Their performance, Throw Caution to the Wind, features some of the most colorful and virtuosic work for wind quintet, showing what it's like to simply let loose and perform.

Listen below for a playlist of music that inspires them to be fearless and "throw caution to the wind!"

The playlist

  • "Some Nights" by Fun
  • "Promises (Skrillex & Nero Remix)" by Nero
  • "Sincerely, Jane (EP Version)" by Janelle Monáe
  • "G-Spot Tornado" by Frank Zappa
  • "Roar" by Katy Perry
  • "Shocktime" by Béla Fleck and the Flecktones
  • "Unwritten" by Natasha Bedingfield
  • "September" by Earth, Wind & Fire
  • "The Reeling" by Passion Pit
  • "Skunk Funk" by The Brecker Brothers
  • "22" by Taylor Swift
  • "Titanium (featuring Sia)" by David Guetta
  • "Goin' In (Skrillex 'Goin' Hard' Mix)" by Birdy Nam Nam
  • "Here (In Your Arms)" by Hellogoodbye
  • "Countdown" by Beyoncé
  • "The Final Countdown" by Europe

Listen to District5's playlist

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