Honors Wind Symphony

I wanted to let you that I enjoyed every minute of it. The lessons learned at MYA are life lessons that I take to heart every day at work and in college.
Sam Sogin

Conducted by Dr. James Riley, Midwest Young Artists’ Honors Wind Symphony provides talented high school students with an unparalleled musical opportunity. Students are exposed to traditional and modern band and wind ensemble literature while working with the finest conductors in the Midwest. Through a comprehensive program, students are provided with an outstanding opportunity to perform literature on par with top professional and collegiate bands in the United States.

The Honors Wind Symphony has recently performed at Pick-Staiger Concert Hall and Orchestra Hall. Repertoire includes pieces by William Schuman, Barber, Shostakovich, Rodrigo and many more.

Students may only miss 2 scheduled rehearsals for each concert unless permission is obtained by the Director.

Learn about auditioning for Honors Wind Symphony

Honors Wind Symphony Rehearsals: Saturday, 4:00- 5:30pm

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