A preeminent ensemble in the world, the University of Illinois Wind Symphony premieres new works, travels to national and international events, and sets the standard for band performance and training. Its members are undergraduate and graduate students who excel at playing the traditional band repertoire, works for small chamber groups, and innovative new pieces. Since its inception, it has served as an ambassador for the historic Illinois Bands program and is an innovator in the wind band field.
Dooley: Coast of Dreams
Dooley: Concerto Grosso
Bryant: Nothing Gold Can Stay
Mackey: The Frozen Cathedral
This performance will run approximately one hour and 15 minutes, including a 5-minute pause.