Symphonic Band

The Symphonic Band (MUSC 185) provides opportunities to perform the best in concert band literature. Public concerts are presented in both the Fall and Spring semesters. Students gain invaluable experience performing alongside faculty members and professional musicians from the area. Occasional opportunities such as performances with collegiate honor bands and joint concert off-campus are available.


Composers represented on concert programs include Holst. Sousa, A. Reed, C. Williams, Grainger, Tchaikovsky, Chance, Nehlybel, Bernstein, Gershwin, McBeth, Persichetti. and Vaughan Williams. Instruments are provided as needed. Contact Dr. Matt Whitfield, the Director of Bands for more information.