The Illinois State University Wind Symphony is the University’s premier wind band with a national and international reputation for exceptional artistic achievement. In addition to three regular performances each semester, the Wind Symphony records and tours regularly. Membership is by audition.
The Illinois State University Symphonic Winds is comprised of some of the most outstanding wind, brass, and percussion players from across campus. They perform highest quality wind band literature, presented on two or three concerts each semester, on and off campus. Membership is by audition.
The Illinois State University Symphonic Band is comprised of talented wind, brass, and percussion players from across campus. They perform quality band literature and present two concerts each semester. Membership is 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. This ensemble presents two concerts each semester. No membership audition is required.