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Symphonic Band

Dr. Cheldon Williams, Conductor

The WVU Symphonic Band is an auditioned ensemble that performs a varied repertoire of standard band literature.  The Symphonic Band presents two concerts per semester, both locally and regionally.  Auditions are required for membership and are held at the beginning of each semester.  Auditions are open to any West Virginia University student regardless of major.

Course Number: MUSC 300A
Rehearsals: Tuesday and Thursday (1:30-2:50 p.m.)


Upcoming Symphonic Band Concerts

Symphonic Band on stage

In Concert

February 28, 2023
7:30 p.m.
The Metropolitan Theatre, Morgantown

The WVU Symphonic Band presents their first concert of the Spring 2023 semester.

Toward Higher Mountains - Yo Goto
Fantasia in G Major - J.S. Bach / Goldman & Leist
Jinx - Ryan George
Nocturne - Alexander Scriabin / Reed
Dedicatory Overture - Clifton Williams
A Mother of a Revolution! - Omar Thomas

brass players on stage during concert

In Concert

April 25, 2023
7:30 p.m.
 Lyell B. Clay Concert Theatre

The Symphonic Band presents a shared concert with the WVU Wind Symphony to close out the 2022-2023 academic year.