The Wheaton College Symphonic Band is an all-campus ensemble of 70 musicians. Rehearsals are Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:15-4:45 PM and Symphonic Band is a full-year course.
- Children’s Concerts (Oct 15 & 17)
- Fall Concert (Nov 9)
- Winter Concert (Feb 8)
- Spring Concert (Apr 11)
- Festival of Faith (May 9)
Instrumentation: flute, oboe, bassoon, clarinets, saxophones, trumpet, french horn, trombone, euphonium, tuba, string bass, harp, piano, percussion
Auditions consist of the following prepared items:
- 1.5 minute "lyrical" selection of your choosing
- 1.5 minute "technical" selection of your choosing
- Chromatic scale slurred up and down
Auditions are held in August before the first week of classes. You can schedule an audition by contacting Dr. Yontz at Timothy.Yontz@wheaton.edu.
Dr. Timothy Yontz, conductor