University Bands - Symphonic/Concert/Campus/Community Bands Concert

University Bands - Symphonic/Concert/Campus/Community Bands Concert

Feb 19, 2017

Feb 19, 2017

3:00 pm

5:00 pm


Bettersworth Auditorium - Lee Hall


Symphonic Band

The Symphonic Band is comprised of musicians representing almost every major on the MSU campus. The group performs a comprehensive mix of wind repertoire, including orchestral transcriptions, classic works for band, contemporary concert works, and “pops” arrangements. The Symphonic Band meets Monday-Thursday during the spring semester and performs 3 concerts annually. Membership in the band is gained through auditions held in late October. Any student with prior band experience is welcome to audition.

Concert Band

The Concert Band is also comprised of musicians representing almost every major our campus. The group performs a good mix of wind repertoire, including orchestral transcriptions, classic works for band, contemporary concert works, and “pops” arrangements. The band performs 2 concerts during the spring semester. Membership in the band is gained through auditions held in late October, and any student with prior band experience is welcome to audition.

The Starkville / MSU Community Band

The Starkville/MSU Community Band is a mix of community members from throughout the Golden Triangle region as well as university band students and rehearses on Monday evenings during spring semester (Students have an additional rehearsal on Wednesday afternoons). The band plays a mix of contemporary and traditional band literature as well as marches, patriotic music, Broadway show tunes, and other “pops” literature.

Community members can register for the course by contacting the band office at 662-325-2713. CEU’s are available for participation.

 

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