The Wind Symphony, ISU's premier wind band, is known nationally and internationally as one of the leading collegiate wind ensembles in North America. This select group of the finest instrumentalists at Illinois State University performs at least four times per semester, and records annually. Membership by audition.
The Symphonic Winds is comprised of some of the most outstanding wind, brass and percussion players at ISU. They perform highest quality band literature in at least three concerts each semester, on and off campus. Membership by audition.
The University Band is comprised of non-music majors and music majors gaining experience on a secondary instrument. This ensemble provides students the opportunity to continue playing while devoting the major portion of their time to other academic disciplines. They present two concerts on campus, each semester. No membership audition. .