Youth Wind Ensemble

Rivers Youth Wind Ensemble

Rehearsals: Mondays, 7-9 pm
Andy Chau, assistant conductor

The Rivers Youth Wind Ensemble is open to all high school-age (grades 8–12) woodwind, brass, percussion, harp, double bass, and piano students. The ensemble is designed to provide high school musicians the opportunity to perform the finest contemporary and traditional repertoire in an advanced wind ensemble setting. For the 17-18 season each concert will be conducted by one of three music director finalists.

2017-2018 Concerts

Sunday, November 5, 7 pm, 2017 (Regis College)
Sunday, February 25, 2018, 3 pm (Jordan Hall)
Sunday ,May 20, 2018, 3 pm (Babson College)

Rehearsals begin Monday, September 11, 2017, 7-9 pm

 

Auditions

Please contact the Wind Ensemble Manager to set up an audition.

Students should prepare two contrasting pieces or movements of a larger work at the Senior District Level. Additionally, students should also be prepared to play scales up to 4 flats and 4 sharps as well as a chromatic scale.

 

Contact

Holly Gallant, Wind Ensemble Manager
windensemble@rivers.org