University Bands

30th ANNUAL SHOWCASE OF BANDS WEEKEND

February 23-25, 2017

The Showcase of Bands at Western Illinois University gives talented high school musicians the opportunity to participate and learn from nationally recognized wind band conductors and Western's own applied and conducting faculty. Band directors are encouraged to attend and observe the sessions under the direction of our guest conductors and the WIU School of Music faculty. Click here to learn more about being a part of the 2017 Honor Band, conducted by Dr. Bradley Genevro, Director of Bands, University of Texas at El Paso.

SHOWCASE BANDS 2017

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Geneseo

Wind Symphony

Steve Scherer, Director

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Normal Community 

Wind Ensemble

Lance Meadows, Director

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O'Fallon Township

Wind Ensemble

Melissa Gustafson-Hinds, Director

2017 HONOR BAND

Nominate your outstanding student musicians for the

2017 Honor Band

Guest conductor: Bradley Genevro

Director of Bands, University of Texas at El Paso

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Bradley Genevro- Bio

2017 SHOWCASE BANDS

Announcing our Showcase Bands

Guest Conductor: James Keene

Director of Bands, emeritus, University of Illinois

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James Keene - Bio